Jewish

Corned Beef and Cabbage Knishes

Ingredients: for the dough: 2 1/2 cups flour 1/2 cup sour cream 2/3 cup water 2 tablespoons melted butter 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/8 teaspoon pepper 1 egg egg wash: 1 egg 1 tablespoon water corned beef and cabbage filling: 1 onion, chopped 3 tablespoon schmaltz or […]

Salt Cod & Leek Latkes

Ingredients: 8 oz salt cod 4 cups finely grated Russet potatoes (about 4 medium potatoes) 1 small onion, grated 3 leeks (white parts only), chopped 3 eggs, beaten 1/2 cup matzo meal freshly ground black pepper canola oil Directions: 36 hours before you want to make the cakes: Place the […]

Classic Pot Roast with Root Vegetables

Ingredients: 2 1/2-3 lb beef bottom round roast 1 medium onion, chopped 1 cubanelle pepper, chopped 4 oz crimini mushrooms, chopped 1 tablespoon smoked paprika 1 cup red wine 4 cups beef stock 3 cloves garlic 6 oz tomato paste 2 bay leaves 3 sprigs rosemary 3 carrots, cut into […]

Kasha Varnishkes with Savoy Cabbage

Ingredients: 2 tablespoons schmaltz* 1 large onion, chopped 1 cup kasha (buckwheat groats) 1 egg 2 cups chicken stock 1/2 savoy cabbage 3/4 lb bow tie noodles, cooked and drained Directions: In a large saucepan, saute onions in schmaltz until blackened. Meanwhile, mix the egg and the kasha. Add to […]

Bitter Herb Deviled Eggs

Ingredients: 6 hard-boiled eggs 1/4 cup minced watercress 3 1/2 tablespoons mayonnaise 1/2 teaspoon dry mustard 1 tablespoon grated horseradish 1/4-1/2 teaspoon hot paprika sea salt freshly ground black pepper Directions: Use a mini prep, food processor or blender to thoroughly mix together the yolks, mayonnaise, onion, spices, and peppers […]

Toffee Macaroon Matzo Bars

    Ingredients 2-3 sheets plain matzo 10 oz semi or bittersweet chocolate chips 1 cup sweetened finely flaked coconut 1/2 cup slivered almonds 1 (14 oz) can sweetened condensed milk* 3/4 cup toffee chunks** Directions: Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Thoroughly¬†butter a 9×13 inch baking pan. Set aside. Place […]

Pineapple-Coconut Kiss Macaroons

Ingredients: 7-oz unsweetened grated coconut 12 oz sweetened condensed milk 1/4 cup chopped candied pineapple* 24 (unwrapped) Hershey’s Kisses Pineapple Coconut Flavors Of Hawaii Edition Directions: Preheat oven to 350. In a large bowl, combine all ingredients EXCEPT the Kisses thoroughly. Form into small balls (or use a medium-sized cookie […]

Zucchini-Potato Latkes

Ingredients: 4 cups finely grated Russet potatoes (about 4 medium potatoes) 2 small-medium zucchini, finely grated 1 small onion, grated 1 egg, beaten 1/4 cup matzo meal 1/2 teaspoon paprika 1/4 teaspoon granulated garlic sea salt freshly ground black pepper canola oil Directions: In a large cast iron skillet or […]

PB&J Hamantaschen

Ingredients: 1/2 cup sugar 1/2 cup butter, room temperature 2 eggs, at room temperature 1/2 teaspoon vanilla 2 cups flour 1/2 cup peanut butter powder (I used PBFit) 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder  jam (I used elderberry jam) Directions: Preheat oven to 375. Line two cookie sheets with parchment paper. […]