sugar-free Orange marmalade
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Sugar-Free Orange Marmalade Recipe

Sugar-free orange marmalade was a very big project for me. I wanted to reconcile at all costs my love for all things jam and preserves with my very moderate sugar consumption. While I find it very hard to swear off all sugar (life without an…
chowchow
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ChowChow Mustard Recipe. Gluten-Free

Chowchow is what I call my funky-chunky mustard spread. I just made my famous chowchow a few days ago, and I've been using it on everything I could think of, even hamburgers and smoked turkey. I never get tired of it. My chowchow recipe made…
flavored butter
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Homemade Flavored Butter Recipes. Sweet and Savory

What is inspiring me to post about Flavored Butter Recipes is a wonderful event I attended with my daughter yesterday, the Bikkur Cholim Crown Heights Annual Brunch. The talented ladies in charge put out a wonderful spread, and I heard lots…
Hot and Sweet Mustard
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Hot and Sweet Mustard Recipe. Dip Variation.

Hot and Sweet Mustard used to be a whole project: I used to make a wonderful but somewhat labor-intensive hot and sweet mustard, using eggs and whisking the mixture on a stovetop, like a hollandaise sauce, but I gave it up, preferring a more…
sun dried tomato
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Olive Sun-Dried Tomato Dip and Pesto Recipe

This sun-dried tomato dip is my own take on tapenade. I just love sun-dried tomato dishes, and never miss a chance to include them in dishes where I think they will fit. In this dip, pairing the  glorious sun-dried tomato with basil and olives…
sore throat remedy
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My Own Homemade Natural Sore Throat Remedy

My Sore Throat Remedy works so well it might grow on you beyond sick days! Call me crazy, but I make my own sore throat remedy: It's the only things that works for me. Judging by how many people thank me for my concoction, I have made quite…
tehina chocolate spread
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Babaghanoush Recipe

Eggplant lovers,  you'll be happy! We all know Babaghanoush is a huge favorite, with Sephardi expats and beyond. (We Moroccans eat semi-industrial amounts of eggplant!) But somehow not all babaghanoush recipes are created equal. I suspect…
green tea dressing
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Chinese Green Tea Dressing Recipe

Chinese Green Tea Dressing Recipe: The magic of Asian ingredients! With such intense and clean flavors, a little goes a long way. Because all the dressing ingredients are liquid, it makes green tea dressing a very lean choice. You will…
schug
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Yemenite Schug Recipe

Every cuisine has its hot sauce recipe favorite and its own gamut of condiments it hails from, that becomes the pride and joy of their creations: Salsa, Harissa, Charif, Schug, Chutney, Hot Pepper Jelly, to name just a few. All delicious and…
argan oil
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Argan Oil Almond, Honey Spread Amlou Recipe

Argan oil is one of our pride and joys It is that extraordinary oil that is obtained only in one spot in the world: Morocco. And not just anywhere in Morocco, but only on the argan trees. Learn all about the somewhat scatological trivia its…
kumquat
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Kumquat Recipes: Salsa, Meat Sauce and More

Kumquat growing in your backyard? This is the lovely sight we were treated to recently. We were invited at a Shabbos lunch in Jerusalem, and our hosts had a kumquat tree brimming with beautiful and fragrant fruit growing in their backyard.…