Orzo Salad

Orzo salad is a savory side or lunch flavored with zesty herbs, feta, crunchy almonds, and sweet tomatoes. This colorful dish is a perfect buffet go-to.

The Backstory: Truth be told, I was first introduced to orzo when I was a Weight ...

Passover Sponge Cake

Our Passover sponge cake is flourless, lemony, and light and the perfect dessert for your Seder table.

The Backstory: What would Passover be without our beloved (but often overlooked) sponge cake? Well, if you ask me (the daughter ...

Passover Grilled Veal Chops

Grilled veal chops are an easy way to enjoy an elegant cut of meat and they come out tender, and juicy, every time.

The Backstory: Veal is one of the most expensive cuts of meat on the market today.  Yet going back decades, I was ...

Chicken with Apricot Sauce – Healthy Option

Chicken with apricot sauce is a perfect blend of sweet and sour and a delicious alternative to beef for a holiday feast.

The Backstory: This is one of my go-to recipes for just about any Jewish holiday as it's always a crowd pleaser...and ...

Chicken Soup with Potato Matzoh Balls

Our chicken soup with potato matzoh balls are delicious, delicate, and come out perfect every time. This makes an ideal first course for Seder.

The Backstory: These light and fluffy (no, really, they are) matzo balls are perfect ...

Sweet and Nutty Charoset

Our sweet, crunchy mixture of fruit, nuts, wine, and spices make our sweet and nutty charoset a taste you'll recall from childhood. It's so good, you'll eat it by the spoonful.

The Backstory: Hosting ...

Flourless Chocolate Cookies

Flourless chocolate cookies are rich, decadent and so delicious, you'll never miss the flour. Watch your younger guests gobble these up! These are fudgy and moist beyond belief.

The Backstory: It’s easy to think of Passover – aside ...

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