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Main Dishes, Pesach

Melt Away Spare Ribs

I was given this recipe by a dear friend from Brooklyn. She used to make this recipe only when special friends came over, or for visits from her grandchildren. After I got married, she invited me and my new husband over for dinner and we were honored to be her […]


Strawberry short cakes cup cakes

This Friday according to the website is National Strawberry Short Cake Day.  Here is my recipe but I make them as cupcakes.  I developed this recipe a few summers ago while I was teaching cooking classes  at Camp Dina, a sleep away summer camp for girls.  It was a […]

Salads, Shavuot

Roasted Strawberries and Goat Cheese Salad

A few weeks ago I bought tons of strawberries at Gourmet Glatt.  They had amazing first-rate strawberries which they had recently purchased from the fresh-produce markets (Ziggy, who runs the fruit department helps me pick the best fruits). My kids took some to school for snacks and I also served […]


Easy Fish Quesadilla

I recently went out to eat at a new fast food restaurant that specializes in fish, called The Fish Plate.   They are on 140 Cedarhurst Avenue, Cedarhurst  and  they make delicious fish and chips, fish tacos, fish chowder, salads, wraps and fresh grilled fish too. On a night I […]

Popular Recipes

BBQ ideas for Memorial Weekend

I love to barbecue.  In fact I have been known to do it with 3 feet of snow on the ground.  I barbecue chicken, lamb chops, vegetables and even fruit. Now that the BBQ season officially opens this weekend with Memorial Day, I have tried to come up with new […]


Fast Fresh Fabulous Fish

This week I did at cooking demonstration inside Gourmet Glatt,  a local kosher supermarket in my neighborhood. I demonstrated these recipes, gave out tastings and handed out recipe cards.  In case you don’t live near by here are the recipes.   Ragin Cajun Tilapia ½ cup corn starch 2 tablespoon […]