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Braised Chicken with Golden Beets and Kale

Braised Chicken with Golden Beets and Kale

April 17, 2014 | 2 Comments

One advantage of a gluten-reduced, whole-food lifestyle, is that as I see people panic and prepare their Passover menus, I remain worry free.  Passover has always been one of the healthiest weeks of my life....

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Egg Curry

Egg Curry

March 25, 2014 | 4 Comments

For the last six weeks, I feel like I have been running.  There was was NY trip, then the inevitable post-travel catch up, family visited, I bought a minivan, more family visited, our son turned...

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I’ve been experimenting with braising a lot recently.  I’ve mastered the chicken braised in red wine with golden beets and kale, in fact I have pictures of that dish ready to share with you.  As...

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sweet and sour chicken

Crispy Sweet and Sour Chicken

February 13, 2014 | 3 Comments

A couple of weeks ago a this recipe started popping up all over my Facebook feed.  It looks delicious, right?  I thought this would be an awesome family dinner, but when I took a look...

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Gluten Free Cornish Pasty Pies

Cornish Pasty Pie

February 10, 2014 | 5 Comments

The cornish pasty is not very well known here in the US, and that’s a shame.  You see, the combination of beef, root vegetables and delightfully soft pastry is a food combination that deserves to...

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One pot chicken and roasted potatoes

One Pot Chicken Dinner

February 3, 2014 | 2 Comments

If you follow me on Facebook, you might now that each Sunday, I plan the menu for the week.  Sometimes, my kitchen whiteboard tells me exactly what to cook, other night’s I’ll jot down the...

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Green Chicken Rice Bowls

Salsa Verde Green Chicken

January 23, 2014 | 9 Comments

If I think a recipe is quick and easy, I always ask my wife for a reality check before I share that with you.  You see, I’ll gladly come home from work and spend two...

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Red Lentil Daal - This American Bite

Red Lentil Dhal Recipe

January 6, 2014 | 11 Comments

There’s something about that Gluten Free Naan bread that I shared last week that I can’t stay away from and lots of naan means lots of curry.  For our third curry night in two weeks,...

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Sweet potato and cauliflower curry

Sweet Potato Curry & Gluten Free Naan Bread

January 2, 2014 | 8 Comments

My mother makes delicious Indian food.  She credits the authenticity with which she  blooms the spices to the Indian neighbor she befriended in the early 80s.  When we were first married, my wife asked my...

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Acorn Squash stuffed with Dirty Rice

December 26, 2013 | 5 Comments

I’ve been on the quest to find the perfect roast chicken.  I am getting close. The wonderful thing about the perfect roast chicken are the perfect drippings that collect under the bird.  Always think about...

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Chicken Nuggets and fries

Shnitzelonim, Chips & Affligem

December 16, 2013 | 23 Comments

It’s 2005.  I have just moved to Israel.  I wake up on foam mattress on the floor of my friend’s three room apartment.  A small three room apartment that is home to seven people.  As...

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Salmon with dill and lemons

15 Minute Salmon

December 10, 2013 | 12 Comments

Sometimes you need a quick and easy main dish for dinner.  Sometimes you forget that you have no plans for Shabbat (the sabbath, on which we do not cook) lunch until an hour before sundown on Friday...

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Chicken Paella Recipe

Chicken Paella {time lapse video}

November 10, 2013 | 14 Comments

On a recent business trip to California, I had the privilege to spend an evening with my buddy Chris, author of The Epicurean Pig.  Chris and I share a love for all things food that...

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Vegan Quinoa Pizza Casserole with Daiya Cheese

Quinoa Pizza Casserole

November 5, 2013 | 8 Comments

If you’re looking for something as quick and easy as pizza, but don’t want to load up on the carbs or the diary, then this quinoa pizza casserole is something you’re going to love.  It’s...

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“Not your Bubby’s” Pesto Brisket

October 13, 2013 | 9 Comments

When I say brisket, you’re either thinking BBQ or Bubby.  This is not going to be a pit-master’s go to recipe, and this certainly isn’t your bubby’s brisket.  My latest KOL Foods creation is tender...

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Southern Chickpeas and Grits (Polenta)

Chickpeas and Grits

October 2, 2013 | 33 Comments

I love chickpeas… and I love polenta… so when Kathy Hester asked me to take part in the blog tour for her third new book in as many years, I decided to make a version...

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