Tasting Jerusalem

Tasting JerusalemWelcome to Tasting Jerusalem, a virtual cooking group exploring the unique flavor profile and recipes of Middle Eastern cuisine through the lens of Jerusalem: A Cookbook by Yotam Ottolenghi and Sami Tamimi, published by Ten Speed Press.

Sarene Wallace (aka @FringeFood) and I will pick a different ingredient or technique along with recipes each month as we collectively cook our way through the book and learn from each participant’s implementation of the recipe and ingredients.

We’ll announce each month’s ingredients and recipes in a blog post here on OMG! Yummy as well as on our Facebook page and on Twitter under the hashtag #TastingJrslm.

All levels of cooks are welcome from novice to chefs – the only requirement is an interest in the cookbook and the cuisine it encompasses! So join in every month or as you can while we explore the vibrant flavors of Jerusalem.

13 Responses to PMA Fresh Summit: Produce in the Digital Age

  1. Mimi of Mimi Avocado November 2, 2014 at 11:42 am #

    Wow! What a detailed and complete recap you have done! It was such a pleasure to share this experience with you and all the others on #TeamFreshSummit. Hope to see you again!

    • Beth Lee November 2, 2014 at 2:23 pm #

      Thanks Mimi – once I started writing it was hard to leave stuff out and there was still more to cover! What a great 3 days it was! Hope to work with you and see you soon again too!

  2. cristina November 2, 2014 at 12:00 pm #

    Really great recap, Beth…it was like being on the Expo floor with you! ;)

    Love the intro image of those colorful and gorgeous bell peppers. Looking forward to the fig posts!

    • Beth Lee November 2, 2014 at 2:24 pm #

      Thanks Cristina. I loved yours as well. Your eye with the camera and for layout is really outstanding. Those peppers look like pumpkins don’t they??!!

  3. Rachel November 2, 2014 at 1:39 pm #

    Great recap Beth! I can’t wait to see what you do with the figs–And I too have my calendar marked for Atlanta next year! :) Hooray for #TeamFreshSummit!!

    • Beth Lee November 2, 2014 at 2:28 pm #

      Well mine didn’t have a music video to start, just peppers that look like pumpkins, but I had to roll with it :-) Can’t wait to see you in Atlanta next year and if you need to warm up before then, we have room for you in San Jose!

  4. Sarene (FringeFood) November 2, 2014 at 3:09 pm #

    Looks like you learned a lot and had a tasty time doing it!

    • Beth Lee November 3, 2014 at 12:49 pm #

      Super interesting conference and expo – can’t wait to go again next year!

  5. sandy corman November 3, 2014 at 10:52 am #

    What beautiful pictures and sounds like a great time. The picture of those orange peppers is really a keeper.

    • Beth Lee November 3, 2014 at 12:50 pm #

      They look like shiny pumpkins don’t they?

  6. Oakley @ Frieda's November 4, 2014 at 2:57 pm #

    Thank YOU for stopping by our booth on your way! It was a pleasure meeting you. I hope I didn’t get you all Jackfruit-sticky! LOL

    • Beth Lee November 7, 2014 at 7:07 am #

      You’re welcome Oakley! Loved your booth and would have enjoyed spending even more time with you guys. Love your produce and your spirit! I didn’t get jackfruit-sticky but you guys must have been!

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