Avocado Cucumber Chilled Soup (AKA Schav!)

Avocado Cucumber Schav

You probably aren't familiar with schav, named one of the "Five Worst Jewish Foods" in D Magazine. Yeeeeah. The sorrel soup is not exactly popular. But I revamped it as a vegan chilled avocado … [Read more...]

Dark Chocolate and Sea Salt Matzah Truffles with Manischewitz Glaze

Dark Chocolate Sea Salt Matzo Truffles with Manischewitz Glaze

The ultimate Passover dessert. Dark Chocolate and Sea Salt Matzah Truffles with Manischewitz Glaze. Let that sink in for a moment. This is the second installment in my series for The Jewish Week … [Read more...]

Asian Mushroom Matzo Ball Soup

Asian Mushroom Matzah Ball Soup

Jews love Chinese food. Fact. And everyone loves matzo ball soup. Put 'em together? What a fine looking Asian Mushroom Matzo Ball Soup! Matzo ball soup is a traditional Passover dish made with … [Read more...]

Beet Rugelach

Beet Rugelach

Growing up in the suburbs of Connecticut, I was what some people would call a picky eater. My diet consisted primarily of bagels with plain cream cheese, and the occasional grilled cheese or turkey … [Read more...]

Bourbon and Coffee Braised Brisket with Cranberry Sauce

Bourbon and Coffee Braised Brisket with Cranberry Sauce

Did you think I was done with Thanksgivukkah recipes? Oh that's adorable. Not even close! Today I've got a winning braised brisket for ya, plus scroll down for some links to other Thanksgivukkah … [Read more...]

Caramelized Onion Sriracha Potato Kugel Casserole

Caramelized Onion Sriracha Potato Kugel

Potato Kugel Casserole with Caramelized Onions and Sriracha! Oh my! I received the following text from my roommate on Rosh Hashanah. “Is this the holiday where you eat and drink wine or fast? If … [Read more...]

Chickpea Tartines and The Smart Shopper Diabetes Cookbook Review

Chickpea Tartine

I love cooking up Jewish food for y’all, but it can’t be all the schmaltz and bagels and chopped liver all the time! So when the American Diabetes Association and Kitchen PLAY asked me and 11 other … [Read more...]

Manischewitz Ice Cream

Manischewitz Ice Cream

It's officially Rosh Hashanah season! What's Rosh Hashanah you may ask? It's the Jewish New Year. Very similar to secular New Year's, but with less Andre and making out with strangers. And a whole lot … [Read more...]