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What Pots Brand to Buy?

What Pots Brand should I Buy? That is the question I am always asked at my cooking demos. Ages ago, my mother in law bought me a set of Farberware pots and pans for my shower, commenting they had served her right in all her lean years, and she hoped they would do the same for […]

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Duck Tale: No Duck Parts Left Behind. Cooking and Recipe Tips

All Duck parts are a great investment, not just the familiar duck parts used in classic dishes found on the menu of good restaurants, such as Duck a l’Orange, Duck Confit, seared Duck Breast. We rarely bother with duck and all duck parts, as duck seems to be the problem child of the otherwise adaptable, economical and […]

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Mastering the Food Processor. Health Salad Recipe

The food processor is the single kitchen appliance I couldn’t live without. I honestly think I am not exaggerating when I say I caused a few thousand people to buy a food processor. My mother loves to joke that I would never have gotten married if the food processor had not been popularized in the […]

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Great Tips on Fillo Dough

Stick with me: I’ll make a Fillo dough pro (you like the way it all rhymes?) out of you! The good news is, fillo dough is wonderfully versatile, melt-in-your-mouth delicious and wonderfully crunchy. We Moroccans and other Mediterranean food lovers and beyond couldn’t be without it. Amazing, when you think fillo contains nothing more than […]

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A Kid Craving Stuffed Morels: Yuppie City Here I Come!

This comment from Arel Mishory on my blog makes my day. Hardly a day goes by that I don’t hear, with undiminished pleasure, how much people miss my eponymous Restaurant. Great to know we left a great legacy! Upscale Kosher Restaurateurs, Pardes  and a few others, the ball is in your court!  A seven year […]