Purim Baskets
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Hammentaschen Recipe. All Variations

Hammentaschen: The signature triangle-shaped fun Purim cookie. It is shrouded in legend, myth, old-wives tales and folklore: Is it ear-shaped? Is it purse-shaped? Read on!) It is shaped with three points pinched around a jam or other filling.…
Gluten free pancakes
Marjolaine Cake
kimchi latkas
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Kimchi Latkas Recipe. Vegan Gluten-free

Kimchi Latkas! At first I hadn't meant that as a recipe. I was just fooling around with a jar of kimchi I bought at a kosher supermarket. This being Chanukkah week, I thought, what better time to try a kimchi latka recipe, and add it to my…
quince mold
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Quince Mold Recipe

Quince Mold: Quince are the delightful rustic and funky apple cousins that appear at the end of summer. Their season is, alas, short lived, so my advice is, pounce on them. They are dreamy, in a savory dish, such as this chicken apple dish, using…
salmon mousse
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Salmon Mousse Recipe. Smoked Fish Variation

Salmon Mousse I know it sounds pretty corny, right? But wait till you hear how exciting I can make it, with the help of just a few simple tweaks. I played with a few funky ingredients and ended up with this fabulous mousse. This is…
honey cookies
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Spicy Honey Cookies Recipe. Variations

Honey Cookies! Honey honey honey. That's what first comes to mind just before Rosh Hashanah. You know my mean honey cake, right? Honey cookies have just joined my happy honey family. They are seriously amazing. I use chai in my honey cookies Honey…
Gluten-Free Plum Tart
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Sugar-Free Gluten-Free Plum Tart Recipe

Gluten-Free Plum Tart I am mighty proud of my latest creation, especially as I had doubled my dessert challenge: A Sugar Free AND Gluten-Free Plum Tart! Oh, and did I mention it had to be delicious too? Duh! I have been recently devoting…
swiss chard beet salad
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Moroccan Swiss Chard Beet Salad Recipe

Swiss Chard Beet Salad Swiss chard and beets are a wonderful match, as the briny kick of the Swiss chard set off the sweetness of the beets so nicely. A deceptively simple, and unpretentious but delicious little salad you might get as attached…
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…
Eggplant Shakshuka
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Mushroom Eggplant Shakshuka Recipe

Eggplant Shakshuka? Yes, you heard that right! I was on a kick for all things Israeli the whole past week, so it is no wonder that all the dishes I developed recently were Israeli or Israeli-inspired. The starting point for Shakshuka is…