lamb soup
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Crockpot Soups: Lamb Soup with Mushrooms and Tomatoes

Lamb soup: All aboard in a crockpot. Plug it, and forget it! Soup lovers out there, you'll be thrilled! My lamb soup is not just very low maintenance. It is also very elastic. I don't do a stitch of work beyond throwing everything in the pot,…
radicchio endive fennel salad
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Radicchio, Endive and Fennel Salad Recipe

My Radicchio Endive Fennel Salad is my latest triumph. I created it as a special gift to a special friend for a special (upper round number) birthday. Everything about this Radicchio salad is delightful and luxurious. The colors, the crunch,…
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Vegetable Chicken Tajine Recipe

This Vegetable Chicken Tajine stars two humble roots: Carrots and Turnips When combined, carrots and turnips make a wonderful pairing, the robust turnip playing off the carrot's natural sweetness. This contrast is further underscored by the…
pasta bolognese
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Pasta Bolognese Recipe. Cabbage Noodles Variation

Pasta Bolognese is 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…
cooking demonstration
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My Latest Cooking Demonstration: Chabad Atlanta. Photos and Recipes

Enjoy the pictures and the recipes of our Cooking Demonstration, last week at Chabad Atlanta  https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.896280337090500.1073741872.213383695380171&type=1 Our Cooking Demonstration in Atlanta was so much…
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Vegan Cheesecake with Peanut Butter Filling and Chocolate Topping Recipe

A new dessert star was born this week as a result of extensive tinkering with variations on cheesecake: Vegan Cheesecake. Forgive me for feeling so smug, but I am mighty proud of my Vegan Cheesecake with Peanut butter Filling and Chocolate Topping:…
tsimmis
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Tsimmis Recipe. Tsimmis Loaf Variation

No Tsimmis on Rosh Hashana? Unthinkable! It is the perfect quintessence of all our prayers on a dinner plate: Sweet, strong, deep, spicy, nourishing, delicious. My Tsimmis Recipe is included in my giant Rosh Hashana Recipe and Menu File, with…
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Bourbon Pecan Apple Cake Recipe

This delicious apple cake is excerpted from my latest Cookbook, The Whole Foods Kosher Kitchen. The combination of the apples, bourbon, and pecans is a classic. Mix this apple cake by hand in minutes. You will find this apple cake so moist,…
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Spinach Lasagna Recipe. Gluten-Free, Low Carb and all Other Variations

Lasagna is a real chore to me, sorry. Dear reader, please don't ask me why until recently I found the preparation of lasagna so daunting. I do love lasagna flavors, and I do appreciate it as a great treat. I can whip up a couscous or a Bourguignon…
apple crumb pie
borekas
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Spinach Borekas Recipe. Filling Variations

Borekas are the perfect occasional treat: Ethereally light and crunchy, and so easy to make. Borekas are a great Israeli Favorite They are sold as street foods practically as often as they are served in restaurants. There are no fillings…
plum tart
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Plum Tart Recipe. Apple Tart Variation

For this beautiful plum tart, I have my mother to thank. She provided the inspiration. Another wonderful thing is, my plum tart wears another hat: its close cousin, Apple tart: one and the same recipe. When it comes to baking (and cooking)…