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Apricot Apple Matzo Farfel Kugel

Apricot Apple Matzo Farfel Kugel for Passover

Inexplicably, the most popular post on my food blog is an apple matzo farfel kugel recipe from 2013. I like to think it’s popular because of its in-depth analysis of what works and doesn’t work in a kugel recipe and of course, the recipe itself. But to be honest, it’s probably because of a dearth of good, moist, […]

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Orange Olive Oil Hamantaschen Dough makes the perfect base for any filling you desire in this traditional Purim cookie

Orange Olive Oil Hamantaschen for Purim

No matter what filling you prefer for this traditional 3-sided hamantaschen cookie, this orange-scented olive oil dough will be the perfect wrapper.

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Chocolate Babka baked and ready to devour

Chocolate Babka: Tasting Jerusalem February 2016

Chocolate babka or krantz cake, is a brioche-like chocolate-studded bread that is making a mainstream comeback – in kitchens and bakeries everywhere!

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A Chocolate Lover's Chocolate Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

Let Us Eat Cake: Chocolate Bundt Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

Let’s celebrate Valentine’s Day, my blog’s 6th anniversary, and my daughter’s 18th birthday with a chocolate bundt cake with cream cheese frosting. Milestones call for cake and this recipe, inspired by a lovely layer cake from the Merry Gourmet, is my idea of a perfect moist, decadent but not dense chocolate cake.

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These Spicy Korean Meatballs with Gochujang Glaze work perfectly on a busy weeknight or your SuperBowl buffet. Inspired by a Foxes Love Lemons recipe on Food52

Spicy Korean Meatballs with a Gochujang Glaze

These Spicy Korean Meatballs are ideal as a simple midweek meal or a crowd-pleasing Super Bowl snack. They are hearty, spicy, sweet, and tangy. If you haven’t already tried the Korean spice paste, gochujang, this is a great introduction to it and you’ll be happy to have it in your pantry.

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Rose, Cardamom & Pistachio Snowballs

Rose, Cardamom, and Pistachio Snowballs: A Simple but Exotic Holiday Cookie

What happens when Betty Crocker meets the flavors of Middle Eastern cuisine? Rose, Cardamom and Pistachio Snowballs, that’s what! A simple yet exotic holiday cookie you can enjoy all year long.

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Roasting turkey and vegetables for homemade turkey stock

Thanksgiving Basics: Homemade Turkey Stock

Add layers of flavor to your Thanksgiving meal with homemade turkey stock. Easily prepared ahead, this is one staple you must stock for the big day!

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Yogurt Drop Biscuits

Cheesy Yogurt Drop Biscuits with Bacon

Cheesy Yogurt Drop Biscuits with Bacon – a grown up healthier version of a childhood fast food favorite.

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