Potato Kugel

Proceeding with another Jewish recipe, today we have Potato Kugel. This kugel appears to be a savory casserole type, rather than the more sweet kugel posted a few days ago. Potato Kugel – 350 1 hour Process in food processor: 4 medium potatoes 1-2 carrots 2 stalks celery 1 onion Line colander with cheese cloth, … Continue reading

Passover Kugel

Here’s another Passover dish called Kugel. According to Wikipedia, kugel was traditionally a savory pudding made from egg noodles or potatoes. At some point, different regional tastes created sweet kugel with the addition of sugar and cinnamon. This particular one calls for fruits and nuts. The name comes from the early shape which was a … Continue reading

Passover Mondel Bread

Alternately spelled “mandel,” this recipe is for a traditional cookie also called Mandelbrot. Mandel bread is a Jewish baked good similar to biscotti in its crunchy consistency. They were popular with Askenazi Jews and rabbis in Eastern Europe due to it being durable and long lasting. There are variations including cinnamon, chocolate chips and nuts. … Continue reading

Pumpkin Bread

I have a love/hate relationship with these recipe cards. They fold in half so they store in a traditional recipe box in a tidy fashion, but when you open them up, they are large on the screen. I know, first world problems! I do love pumpkin bread though. All sorts of yummy goodness here. Just … Continue reading

Lemon Meringue Pie

Lemon meringue pie features that great cloud of fluffy egg white on the top of a lemon pudding base. A lot of people love it – while a lot of people don’t. For me, I need that meringue to be more cooked and prefer Angel Pie, which features a pavlova style meringue base with the … Continue reading