Vegetable Tofu Stir Fry
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Vegetable Tofu Stir Fry Miso Sauce Recipe

Vegetable Tofu Stir Fry: the Perfect Dinner! You don't need to wait until Meatless Monday to enjoy it. It is quite a substantial one-dish main course any time. You could swear you're having a steak dinner: It's that hearty! The miso sauce…
beet salad
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Autumn Beet Salad with all the Fixin's Recipe

Beet Salad with All the Fixins' Everyone celebrate autumn (okay, winter) in the way that makes them most happy, cozy and comfortable. Since we are huge salad eaters at home, our seasonal celebrations most often gravitate around the food that…
choucroute
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French Choucroute Garnie Recipe.

Choucroute is the national Alsatian dish It straddles French and German Cuisine frontiers, and merges them beautifully. Choucroute is the French etymological take on Sauerkraut. Called Choucroute Garnie (garnished), because it always comes…
pasta bolognese
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Pasta Bolognese Recipe. Cabbage Noodles Variation

Pasta Bolognese: the lazy-but-health-minded cook's gastronomic dream actualized. Deconstructed Pasta and Meatballs. To parody Mark Twain, Pasta Bolognese is nothing but Sloppy Joe with a college education. You might just enjoy the dish more…
red cabbage salad
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Pomegranate Herb Red Cabbage Salad Recipe.

I love love love red cabbage. There's nothing I don't do with red cabbage; to name just a few of my red cabbage treats: kim chi;  swiss chard and sausage; health salad. I can't recommend this enough: Please give your food processor all…
cabbage strudel
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Blue Cheese Cabbage Strudel Recipe

Cabbage strudel is deceptively plebeian Paired as it is here with blue cheese, it is actually quite luxurious. Great choice of a hors d'oeuvre or first course. If you would rather not make the cabbage Strudel dairy, it is OK to skip the blue…
jicama slaw
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Cabbage, Cucumber and Jicama Slaw Recipe

Jicama Slaw? Oh gosh look what happened to Cole Slaw! How did Jicama wriggle its way in there? But come to think of it, why not? There could be so many lovely variations on the "slaw" theme, where grated cabbage, as well as a pale color and…
fennel compote
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Apple Cabbage Fennel Compote Recipe

Fennel Compote is guaranteed to endear fennel to you! What a shame fennel is such an acquired taste in America! In my fennel compote, the fennel gets some protection: it is flanked by the more familiar cabbage and apples: That will work,…
borscht
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Vegetarian Quick Borscht Recipe

My borscht is as quick as it is hearty. It is a real sweet-and-sour match triumph. I call my borscht quick for good reason: Although I love the classic beef borscht and enjoy it occasionally, I have no intention (and neither do you, I’ll bet!)…
stuffed cabbage
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Lazy Not Stuffed Cabbage Recipe

Huh? NOT stuffed cabbage? I would like to say that it is this week's inclement weather which is inspiring me to make this wonderful comfort food, except I love comfort foods anytime anywhere, in all seasons. Cabbage, tomatoes, rice, meat (or…
nappa cabbage
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Asian Beef Shiitake Nappa Cabbage Salad Recipe

Nappa cabbage plays a much larger role than it usually does a salad. In this dish, nappa cabbage gets equal time with the beef and makes a wonderful main course. My children make this beef nappa cabbage salad  quite often for Shabbos, and…
white bean soup
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French Herb White Bean Soup Recipe

Herb White Bean Soup: I am mighty proud of my creation! A rustic, low-cost and low-maintenance feast, and a meal in itself. Straight from my latest Cookbook, The Whole Foods Kosher Kitchen. Since so many of my recipes are  so elastic, I…