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Scotch Eggs with Honey Marmite Aioli

March 10, 2014 | 26 Comments

Three days in New York City.  It sounds like and adventure, and with this being just the fourth time I visited the Big Apple, there’s plenty to do and see.  When I flew out for...

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Today’s post comes to you from New York City.  I’m on the East Coast for this year’s Kosher Food and Wine Experience and if it’s anything like last year’s event, it really will be a...

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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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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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Cauliflower and Sweet Potato Medley

November 18, 2013 | 6 Comments

There’s been a whole lot of Thanksgivukkah in the air.  We are on the verge of eight nights of lights, liberty and latkes and culinary minds of North America have been dreaming of food and...

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Figs stuffed with garlic

Figs stuffed with garlic & My visit to Seattle

October 27, 2013 | 6 Comments

Oh Seattle.  I miss you.  In July, I had the pleasure of returning to Seattle.  If you haven’t had the pleasure of visiting this corner of the world, you should.  It’s peaceful, serene and beautiful...

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Pear Cornbread

Pear Cornbread

October 21, 2013 | 9 Comments

My previous gluten free cornbread recipe is good.  It’s my go to recipe, great with chilli or on its own. It’s traditional, simple cornbread. Perhaps that’s what I don’t love about it.  The simplicty.  Not...

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Chocolate Mole Sauce

October 7, 2013 | 7 Comments

Our summer was a little busy.  My wife’s quick-trip to LA for a cousins wedding turned into a three week stay as a number of birthday celebrations and milestones fell into place.  While home-alone, I...

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Gluten Free Fried Green Tomatoes

Gluten Free Fried Green Tomatoes

September 2, 2013 | 8 Comments

It seems like the Kosher BBQ festival was months ago, but in reality it was just two weeks ago that I walked through the door of our house, exhausted, yet exhilarated, after the most enjoyable...

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Kosher Turkey Apple Sausage

Turkey Apple Sausage Bites

August 19, 2013 | 17 Comments

Can I be honest?  I was not looking forward to this month’s themed Kosher Connection post when I learned our themed ingredient was apple, but that’s the beauty of our monthly roundups.  They push us...

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I have long been a fan of  Jalapeño peppers, and never done much more with them and roast them in some olive oil and garlic.  They are good as a quick and easy extra thing...

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BBQ Beef Sushi

Tri-color BBQ Beef Sushi

July 15, 2013 | 8 Comments

Not too long ago I shared Ginger Wasabi Cookies and Duck Sauce Potatoes as part of Joy of Kosher's #GoForTheGolds online event.  I am revising the pantry and grabbing two more Gold's products today to create...

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In our home, dinner for two can become dinner for six in an instant. A friend might be in town or a neighbor might knock on the door, and 9 out of 10 times, I...

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It’s amazing to think that this year our little man completed another year of preschool and the summer schedule of play dates, activities, visitors and Camp Mama is about to begin.  One of the highlights of...

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It’s not often that I cook with “finished ingredients” like a pre-made sauce or can of soup but can I acknowledge that there are many people that appreciate a quick short cut.  When I was...

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Chicken Rumaki - This American Bite

Chicken Rumaki with Adobo Chili BBQ Sauce

May 23, 2013 | 24 Comments

Do you remember that trip I took to New York earlier this year?  The chicken rumaki I tasted at NY’s Wolf and Lamb have been front of mind since I got home, and I finally...

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