Tag Archives: Family Favorite

Kreplach

Challah may have been my first introduction to Jewish food, but that was  an introduction of my own making.  Now kreplach, that was something my husband invited me to do with him.  I recognized even at the time what a … Continue reading

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Passover Popovers

Who said you can’t have bread during Passover?  You can, you just have to get creative about making it.  A good friend of mine always tells me how sick she gets of matzoh sandwiches by the end of Passover.  I … Continue reading

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Black Bean Salsa

Last year at Tu B’Shevat, I played the recipe to the letter with a granola that hit all of the components of the holiday.  This year, I went a little more with the spirit of it.  The holiday comes at … Continue reading

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Meatloaf

Looking back at the recipes I’ve tackled so far, there is a definite “comfort food” theme.  I don’t think that is just what I’m drawn to, all of the recipes I’ve seen seem to show a real preference for family … Continue reading

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Potato Kugel

I made a  Cholent the other night that was only so-so.  It is always really disheartening when the dinner you’ve made (with all the planning!) is…at best…”eh.”  Thank GOODNESS I had made potato kugel to go with it.  Now these … Continue reading

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Butternut Squash Soup

It suddenly became winter.  One afternoon it was still light sweatshirt weather and suddenly the next day you needed your fleece, and maybe mittens wouldn’t be a bad idea too.  There has been a LOT of complaining about this, more … Continue reading

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Matzah Crunch

This is the most delicious use of matzah that I have ever seen…period.  It is great eaten on its own, or added to desserts like the Mock Chestnut Torte.  It is also one of the easiest things to make and … Continue reading

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