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EST. 2011 BY LIZ RUEVEN
Sunday, December 17, 2017

Sheet-Pan Latkes are a Game Changer

Sheet-Pan Latkes are a Game Changer

Frying up a a batch (or 10) of latkes for Chanukah celebrations is rewarding, sure. But it can be exhausting and time consuming. And how about that mess of splattered oil and the irresistible urge to wash your hair immediately after you've sizzled a few dozen? We have a better solution: Sheet-Pan Latkes. ...

Monday, December 11, 2017

Get Sizzling with Greek Inspired Chanukah Latkes

Get Sizzling with Greek Inspired Chanukah Latkes

Even the youngest students can recap a quick version of the miracle of oil in the Chanukah story. The gruesome tale they aren't taught is about Judith beheading Holofernes. Read on to learn why cheese is a traditional ingredient in Hanukkah recipes and why Judith's bravery should be celebrated today....

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

9 Creative Gifts You Need to Know About this Chanukah

9 Creative Gifts You Need to Know About this Chanukah

It's a great big world of gift giving temptation and latke overdosing during this holiday season. We hear ya. While we can't help you to curb your latke intake, we can help your to hone in on perfect gifts for  foodies, home decor lovers and those who would simply rather give back. Read on to find the m...

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

16 Favorite Cookbooks to Give & Receive: 2017 Edition

16 Favorite Cookbooks to Give & Receive: 2017 Edition

There were so many inspiring cookbooks and compelling foodie memoirs released in 2017 that it was nearly impossible to narrow them down to my favorite 16 books for this Chanukah/holiday gift round-up. But I did it! I love all kinds of food related reads: memoirs, humor, historical and cultural explorati...

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Sizzling Brussels Sprouts with a Side of Bourbon/Mustard

Sizzling Brussels Sprouts with a Side of Bourbon/Mustard

I only deep fry during Chanukah and even then, it always feel slightly unfamiliar and guilt provoking. This season, I'm paying close attention to my local vegetables so I can re-imagine frying latkes (vegetable pancakes) with some new combinations of flavors, ingredients and a little more skill. When I att...

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

The Joys of Jewish Preserving & Cranberry Applesauce

The Joys of Jewish Preserving & Cranberry Applesauce

The Joys of Jewish Preserving, a new guide to holding onto the best of the seasons’ harvest, is an inspiration for those who well, just can’t let it go. If you love those stacks of ruddy apples at your farmers...

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Spiced Cod to Keep your Latkes Company

Spiced Cod to Keep your Latkes Company

It's natural to focus on latkes and creative fried alternatives when we feel like we are, ahem, obligated to sizzle all sorts of treats in hot oil for Chanukah celebrations. But what are you serving as your main dish? We like to serve something loaded with vegetables in order to relieve just a wee bit o'gu...

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Spice up Chanukah with these Eggplant Pakoras

Spice up Chanukah with these Eggplant Pakoras

If latkes begin to look a little lackluster midway to Chanukah’s grand finale on the eighth night, you're not alone. Consider spicing up your holiday celebration with these fried Indian Eggplant Pakora from Shulie Madnick’s Food Wanderings.

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Wednesday, December 14, 2016

11 Fried Chanukah Treats to Beat Latke Fatigue

11 Fried Chanukah Treats to Beat Latke Fatigue

We love Chanukah latkes as much as all of you do. And we plan on eating our fill, for sure. But after 2-3 nights, no matter how creatively we've mixed and sizzled, we're ready for something a little different.

So this year, we're celebrating the miracle of oil by searching eight regions for fried tr...

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Something Sweet Cookbook Give-Away

Something Sweet Cookbook Give-Away

Ready to whip up something new to light up your holiday celebrations? We've got your Chanukah baking covered with a chance to win one copy of Miriam Pascal's beautiful and oh-so- user friendly cookbook, SOMETHING SWEET; DESSERTS, BAKED GOODS, AND TREATS FOR EVERY OCCASION. For Pascal's fool-proof reci...