Shabbat Recipe Round-Up: Memorial Day Edition

Lest you think we forgot about Memorial Day with all of the excitement about the dairy-filled weekend ahead, here’s a ...

Stay Up All Night With This Dessert

It’s customary to stay up all night learning Torah on the first night of Shavuot. Though I used to pull ...

Shavuot Recipe: Green Apple Blintz

Blintzes have had a long and happy relationship with Shavuot. As I mentioned yesterday, Shavuot and cheese go together like ...

Shavuot Recipe: Mediterranean Tartlet

When in doubt, break out the puff pastry.  Easy to work with, and always yielding a mouth-watering result, you really ...

Shavuot is coming! Shavuot is coming!

When we moved to Chicago, my roommate and I decided we wanted to have a dairy-only kitchen. We had a ...

Shabbat Recipe Round-Up

I love the slow ramp up into summer when it comes to Shabbat. We’re early enough in the season that ...

Rhubarb is here!

Whether eating seasonally is important to you or it’s just something you read about on food blogs, I bet you’ve ...

Wide World of Whole Grains

Let’s talk about brown rice. It gets a pretty bad rap. Some people suffer through it because it’s a health ...

Shabbat Recipe Round-Up

This week’s Shabbat menu is the first in a while that isn’t inspired by the season or the calendar. Mostly, ...

Recipe: Marinated Kale Salad

I just read this hilarious Slate piece on kale where the author, Scott Jacobson, talks about the “all kale, all ...

Contest: Win Olive Trees and Honey!

It’s been a while since the last time we gave away a cookbook, so we figured it was time to do ...

Grill it Up This Lag Ba’Omer

Lag Ba’Omer is coming, and with it the ancient tradition of building bonfires on this strange mini-holiday. There is some ...