image courtesy of Prime Grill and Pelican Publishing Company
I’ve always been pleased to see so many non-meat alternatives for vegetarians dining at Prime Grill in NYC.
Chef David Kolotkin is as creative with apps and salads as he is with beef entrees. And with a fish section including rich entrees, like Teriyaki Glazed Chilean Sea Bass with Cauliflower Curry Puree and Red Snapper en Papillote, there’s really something for everyone at Prime.
My favorite fish dish nods subtly to Middle Eastern ingredients in this recipe for Falafel Crusted Salmon. Continue reading
book cover image courtesy of Pelican Publishing Company, Inc.
Have you caught your breath from the whirlwind that was Labor Day yet? With just a bit over three weeks before the start of Rosh Hashanah, it’s a ripe time for Continue reading
photo courtesy of Hannah Kaminsky, Easy as Vegan Pie, Skyhorse Publishing.
It’s time to celebrate the beginning of summer with a gift of this cookbook for my most enthusiastic and loyal readers. Yay for y’all!
Hannah Kaminsky has outdone herself with her fourth cookbook called Easy As Vegan Pie, One of-a-Kind Sweet and Savory Slices. That’s right, this time around Kaminsky treats us to both sweet and savory pies and every variation and innovation you can imagine. Continue reading
Balaboosta is one of my go-to favorite restaurants in NYC. When friends come to town, it’s my first choice for where to take them. I love the bold Mediterranean and Israeli inspired dishes with Chef/Owner Einat Admony’s creative twists.
Fried olives anyone? Continue reading
It’s time for Give-Away #2 of the Thanksgivukkah season and this one contains true confessions from the self described “bride who knew nothing”, Jamie Geller. Continue reading
If you are anything like me, you wander through summer markets inhaling the sweetness of summer fruits, wishing that your senses could be this alert and tantalized all year.
Sherri Brooks Vinton, CT author and locavore, has written her third book. This one focuses on preserving abundant seasonal produce. Put ‘Em Up! Fruit, takes the reader on a friendly journey, explaining how to preserve a wide range of fruit, from apples to rhubarb and blueberries to quince. You’ll be making salsas, marmalades, chutneys, gastriques and infusions before the summer ends. Continue reading
Chavie Hagler is the winner of THE NEW JEWISH TABLE cookbook!
Luckily, she checked her e-mail early on May 7 and I promptly popped her copy of the book in the mail to her with plenty of time for her to receive it before Mother’s Day.
I wonder if she is sharing it with some lucky Mama or keeping it for herself??
Her secret is safe with me….
photo of Fig and Port Wine Blintze is posted with permission from St. Martin’s Press.