Wednesday, December 15, 2021

Winter Borscht & a Class to Sway You

Winter Borscht & a Class to Sway You
Borscht, a simple beet soup with roots in Eastern Europe, never held much appeal for me. So when Rabbi Evan Krame, spiritual leader of The Jewish Studio, suggested that I teach a zoom cooking session about borscht, I politely suggested other seasonal options. But NO. He wanted BORSCHT as the subject of thi...


Thursday, May 24, 2012

Celebrating with Simmons Family Farm Yogurt & Chilled Beet Soup

Celebrating with Simmons Family Farm Yogurt & Chilled Beet Soup

Sometimes there’s an unexpected confluence of circumstance that makes writing about holiday foods a real thrill. Maybe it's the adventure of discovering a new product that I suddenly feel I must have in my ‘fridge at all times. In my perennial search for traditional foods with a twist, it was a great c...