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Cranberry Sauce on a Christmas table

Cranberry Sauce

Thanksgiving is one of those holidays I didn’t celebrate growing up, but now I can’t imagine my life without them. So every year, I try

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Smashed Brussels Sprouts

Smashed Brussels Sprouts

Perfect Smashed Brussels Sprouts! This is my new favorite way to eat brussels sprouts. Simple enough for a midweek meal, and impressive enough for holiday

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Cheese Bourekas

Cheese Bourekas

Cheese Bourekas are flaky, buttery, crispy miniature cheese pies made from puff pastry. They are great as a savory snack, an appetizer, or even for

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Rosalach Cookies in an orange bowl

Rosalach Cookies

A few years ago, I learned about a new type of cookie – Rosalach (also spelled Rozalach), in Hebew רוזלך. They may look like Rugalach,

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A fork holidon red picked onions

Pickled Red Onions

These refrigerated Pickled Red Onions are super easy to make and are ready to be enjoyed the very next day. It takes less than ten

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black and white cookies on a white paper

Black and White Cookies

I was first introduced to Black and White Cookies on the Seinfeld television sitcom. In one of the episodes (the dinner party), Jerry and Elaine

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Mandel Bread cookies on a tray

Mandel Bread

Mandel Bread is a delicious twice-baked Jewish cookie similar to Biscotti. These cookies are perfect for when you’re in the mood for something sweet. Sometimes,

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falafel balls

Authentic Falafel

Growing up in Israel, I ate my fair share of falafel. In most of my favorite childhood memories, you better believe that falafel was hanging

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tzimmes -carrots and pruns on a golden plate

Tzimmes

Tzimmes is the perfect way to round out your holiday dinner menu. It is so easy to make and yields such a delightful and impressive

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Tahini Swirl Brownies with tahini on the side

Tahini Swirl Brownies

Tahini Swirl Brownies are a favorite in our house. They are fudgy, dense, rich, and studded with a tahini swirl (my Mediterranean touch). With just

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tahini sauce in a jar with lemons on the side

Tahini Sauce

Tahini sauce is super easy to make and healthy, and there are many ways to use it. The perfect vegan sauce for falafel, salads, cut

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Kasha Varnishkes in a white bowl

Kasha Varnishkes

Kasha Varnishkes is a classic Jewish comfort food, delicious, rich, and satisfying. I have honestly never met a person who doesn’t like pasta. I am

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Coconut – Almond Stuffed Dates

I think finger bites are my favorite food group. Dates stuffed with coconut and almonds are so delicious. It’s great for a quick snack and

baked cauliflower

Cauliflower in Yogurt

I feel like cauliflower made a comeback in recent years. Gone are the days of cauliflower being the sad veggie.  From whole roasted and Pizza

Khachapuri Shakshuka

I just love a good bread! And this recipe combines two of my favorite dishes – Khachapuri (Georgian cheese bread) and Shakshuka (poached eggs in

salmon bites on cucumber

Smoked Salmon Bites

These delicious party bites take 5 minutes to make and soooo good! Get all the ingredients ready ahead of time and put them together just