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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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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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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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Halvah Truffles on a golden plate

Halvah Truffles

If you have been following me for a while, you probably know by now that I am obsessed with Tahini. I use it pretty much

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oatmeal with bluberries in a bowl

Honey-Tahini Oatmeal

Oatmeal for breakfast is totally my thing, I literally eat it every day. It is quick, easy, hearty, and keeps me full until lunch. But,

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Matbucha

This is the Middle Eastern version of salsa. A perfect match for a fresh piece of bread, pita, or Challah. Matbucha is a cold salad

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Tahini Date Turtles date with 3 pecans

Tahini Date Turtles

If you’re a fan of a quick and simple recipe that is still out of this world delicious, then you’re going to love my Tahini

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pink tahini in a golden bowl

Pink Tahini

Once upon a time, I used to hate beets. Maybe it was because my grandma used to say the stains ruined her nice tablecloth. BUT

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Most Popular Recipes

Matzo Pizza on a white paper

Matzo Pizza

There’s more to Passover than just Seder Dinner. The best part; is Matzo (Matzah) pizza! No more boring Matzo. What is so great about it

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

challah on a white napkin

Best Vegan (Eggless) Challah

Nothing melts away the stress of a work week like a warm, homemade Challah. This Vegan Challah Recipe is my preferred recipe when I am

Shortbread Tahini Bars stack

Shortbread Tahini Bars

Melt in your mouth Shortbread Tahini Bars with a delicious crumble on top! You won’t finish saying “Abracadabra” before they are gone, like magic! I