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Vegetarian Lentil Soup

April 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

I get asked for my lentil soup often, and for the longest time I could have sworn I had posted the recipe online, but time and time again, I was thinking of split pea soup,...

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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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Kosher Minestrone Soup Recipe

Minestrone Soup

March 6, 2014 | 3 Comments

I owe you a blog post about my trip to New York.  It was a three day whirlwind of food, drink and friends and one of the friends that I shared a coffee with was...

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Dolma, Yaprakes, Stuffed grape leaves

Stuffed Grape Leaves (Yaprakes or Dolma)

February 6, 2014 | 5 Comments

The word of the week is overwhelmed.  I’m not sure if it was the project at work that took an intense amount of time and energy, the 12 inches of snow, or the fact that there...

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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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Potatoes stuffed with vegan chili

Vegan Chorizo Chili Stuffed Baked Potatoes

January 20, 2014 | 8 Comments

I’ve written about chili a number of times.  There’s my epic vegetarian chili which is free of meat and full of flavor.  If you’re more traditional there ‘s my chili con carne recipe (and I even...

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Shakshuka - Israeli Breakfast

Breakfast Shakshuka

January 13, 2014 | 5 Comments

 Ok, so I might have gone overboard with photos for this post, but I was just that excited.  When I saw Jewhungry’s Shakshuka post, I was itching to make this for my family too.  You see, shakshuka...

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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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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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Winter Soup Recipes

11 Soups to Love this Winter

November 7, 2013 | 7 Comments

One of the many things I love about this time of year is the chance to eat soup.  Daily.  The weather cools and the soup can warm you from the inside.  My go-to crock pot...

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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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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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Simon Majumdar’s Kosher Smoked Turkey Korma

September 23, 2013 | 2 Comments

After my giveaway post last week, a bunch of you emailed me to ask for that smoked chicken korma recipe that Simon Majumdar made for our Fed White and Blue Shabbat dinner.  You can find...

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Julia Child's Kosher Beef Bourguignon

Julia Child’s Kosher Beef Bourguignon

August 15, 2013 | 8 Comments

Julia Child had an amazing way with food, pushing the culinary envelope and social norms.  At a time when convenience foods were on the rise in North America, Julia passionately shared her love for real...

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