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Kourabiedes - Greek Butter Cookies

Kourabiedes – Greek Butter Cookies

This authentic recipe for Rena Carasso’s Kourabiedes, aka Greek Butter Cookies, appears in the Holocaust Survivor Cookbook. Kosher, Dairy. Read More

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Cream Cheese Candies

Learn to make colorful and tasty Cream Cheese Candies in a variety of flavors and colors. Simple, rich and delicious wedding-style treats. Dairy. Read More

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Chocolate Crackle Cake

Chocolate Crackle Cake with Raspberry Coulis – scrumptious cake with refreshing raspberry sauce and fresh mint. Kosher for Passover, Gluten Free. Read More

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Passover Chocolate Chip Cookies

These rich and decadent matzo chocolate chip cookies are so good, you won’t miss the chametz! Kosher for Passover. Read More

Rugelach

Rugelach

Learn to make rugelach with flaky dough and chocolate fruit filling, a beloved Jewish dessert. Step by step photos. Kosher, Yiddish, Dairy. Read More

Bete'avon!

Bubbie Ruth’s Mandel Bread

Mandelbrot cookies are an Ashkenazi Jewish dessert dating back to the early nineteenth century. Mandelbrot are closely related to the Italian cookies known as biscotti, which were first made in the Middle Ages. The word mandelbrot means almond (mandel) and … Read More

Missouri Cookies

Aunt Pauline’s Missouri Cookies

Vintage family recipe for easy no-bake Missouri Cookies with oats, cocoa, butter, sugar, milk, and peanut butter. Read More

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Candy Dreidels

Learn to adorable edible candy dreidels for Hanukkah with your kids using kosher marshmallows, Nutella, pretzels and gel icing! Family, crafts. Read More

Pumpkin Challah - Autumn Holiday Recipe for Thanksgiving, Thanksgivukkah

Pumpkin Challah

A mildly sweet, spice-scented Pumpkin Challah. Perfect for Sukkot, Thanksgiving, Thanksgivukkah or any autumn meal. Kosher. Read More

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Autumn Apple Crisp

Today we are celebrating the Autumnal Equinox, which ushers in my favorite season of the year – Autumn. It also happens to be the first full day of Sukkot, one of my favorite Jewish holidays. I’m celebrating both of these … Read More

Cheers!

Chocolate Egg Cream

How to make a deli-style chocolate egg cream at home, whether you have a soda siphon or seltzer bottle or not! Read More

Strawberry Topping

Strawberry Topping

How to make a fresh strawberry topping for ice cream, blintzes, cheesecake, waffles, anything! Kosher, pareve, gluten free, dairy free. Read More

Blintzes with Strawberry Topping

Cheese Blintzes

Recipe for cheese blintzes stuffed with ricotta and cream cheese. Includes step-by-step photos. Jewish, kosher, dairy, deli foods. Read More

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Shavuot, Ruth, and Cheesecake

Learn the history of the Shavuot holiday, then celebrate the holiday with a rich and delicious New York-style cheesecake recipe. Kosher, Dairy. Read More

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Challah Bread Pudding with Kahlua Cream Sauce

A rich and decadent bread pudding recipe featuring eggy challah, raisins or chocolate chips, and luscious Kahlua cream sauce. Kosher, Dairy. Read More

Creamy Noodle Kugel

Creamy Noodle Kugel

Nothing says “Jewish holidays” quite like a delicious slice of noodle kugel! Kugel is a quintessentially Jewish dish similar to a thick noodle casserole. Kugels can range from sweet to savory, dry to moist, dense to fluffy. Some people like … Read More

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Sephardic Charoset Truffles

Learn to make Sephardic Charoset Truffles from a Moroccan recipe. Exotic treat for the Seder. Kosher for Passover, Pareve, Vegan, Gluten Free Read More

Tishpishti

Tishpishti

Our next Sephardic dessert originated in Turkey. The word for the dish, Tishpishti, has a number of different English spellings (tishpitti, tezpishti, etc.). Jews adopted the cake because, like macaroons, it is generally unleavened and can be eaten during Passover. … Read More

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Lemony Almond Macaroons

Learn to make Lemony Almond Macaroons & learn the Italian history of macaroons. Inspired by Sephardic Jewish tradition. Kosher for Pesach, pareve Read More

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Passover Apple Pecan Pie

Recipe for Passover Pecan Pie made with chopped apples, sugar, matzo crackers, spices and chopped pecans. Kosher for Passover, dairy or pareve. Read More