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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 authentic falafel. In most of my favorite childhood memories, you better believe that falafel was

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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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crispy potao latkes with spur crea,

Crispy Potato Latkes

Potato Latkes fall into that wonderful category of Jewish comfort foods. There is so much joy that comes from preparing, serving and eating warm and

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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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Hummus on a white plate

Israeli Hummus From Scratch

Whenever I make this homemade Hummus Recipe, it immediately brings me back to Israel. And I am not thinking about the store-bought containers from the

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Sweet Potato Bread Pudding in a white bowl

Sweet Potato Bread Pudding

Do you ever have a loaf of bread sitting around a day too long? This is the perfect opportunity to use it. Sweet potato bread

a bowl with watermelon cubes and feta cheese

Watermelon Salad

A surprising yet delicious combination of sweetness and saltiness. This watermelon salad is light and refreshing, making it perfect for hot summer days. Is there

Sweet Tahini Fudge cut into squares

Sweet Tahini Fudge

You won’t be able to resist this delicious fudge. So simple to make and … so good! A pure chocolaty and nutty treat! You will