Israeli Food

Ori Apple’s Butternut Squash and Cinnamon Soup

May 23rd, 2012

A while ago I had the pleasure to speak to Ori Apple, the owner of “Hummus Place”. Though I couldn’t get Ori’s recipe for hummus (much to my husband’s […]

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Borscht

March 27th, 2012

A few days ago I called my dad. He and I talk once or twice a week.  The conversations between us tend to get intense very quickly, so we […]

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Bourekas

February 10th, 2012

Bourekas There is no better way to kick start this than with an Israeli brunch. Every 6 months or so we host a brunch, where everything tends to revolves […]

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Apple pancakes

October 24th, 2011

For the past week, I’ve been waking up at the sight of our almost 3 year old toddler, with an unflattering green pacifier stuck in his mouth, greeting me […]

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Ouri’s mom’s Apple & Honey Muffins

September 28th, 2011

Originally, for this Rosh a Shana post, I wanted to bring a traditional recipe. Something that my family is known for, and that makes our holiday table different from […]

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Stir-Fried Tofu with Mushrooms, Sugar Snap Peas, Bok Choy and Scallions.

September 19th, 2011

About 5 months into my pregnancy with Ran, I started craving for tofu. Along with some problematic cravings for lox and medium rare burgers (medium well just didn’t cut […]

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Chard Quiche

September 6th, 2011

My husband saw the title of the blog on my computer. “Does that mean you are making the chard quiche today again today?” I must say that hearing Ilan […]

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From Brighton with love (and a radish salad)

August 23rd, 2011

I left Kishinev, where I was born, when I was ten. Maybe it’s the age, or the magic of repression, but I don’t remember too much about that part […]

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Veal Stew

August 12th, 2011

I know what you’re thinking. Stew? In this heat? No way! But this week, I swore that if I’ll thaw another tray of ground chicken, I’ll scream. Sometimes, in […]

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Indian Red Lentil Soup

July 27th, 2011

It’sHot! So hot! This recent heat wave, reminded me of our trip to India, many years ago, during our careless pre-kids era. We started our trip up north, and […]

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Butternut Squash Pasta and Seared Salmon.

July 16th, 2011

Somewhere along the way it happened, my little adventurous eater became more of a scientist- weighing , inspecting and smelling his food. And at a slightest suspicion- bitter rejection […]

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Crunchy Granola Bites (or Sweet Bribe)

July 7th, 2011

I remember the first time I’ve bribed my kid with food. I might have slightly overreacted and called my husband saying that I’m the worst parent in be world. […]

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Rhubarb and Strawberry Crunch

June 23rd, 2011

You can’t have a summer post, without mentioning some of the wonderful seasonal fruit and veggies. And this post is dedicated to the one, that has a bit of […]

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Chicken, Cauliflower and Lemon meatballs

June 14th, 2011

I came across this recipe a few years ago in a newspaper, in one of these fat weekend editions. It was a meatball special, by chef Israel Aharoni and […]

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