Whole Roasted Cauliflower

Whole roasted cauliflower. Simplicity to an extreme. But I really believe that’s what great food is all about. Cooking should just be a way to coax the best qualities of ingredients into the spot light. The less done to it the better. A short par-boil in salt water softens it throughout while flavoring it like you would when cooking […]

Pistachio Glazed Brioche Doughnuts

I know, I know. January is for sticking to resolutions. But I can’t resist sharing these beauties. I actually made these last month for Chanukah, but think they’re a perfect anytime indulgence. Except this “anytime” should be planned ahead. Nothing good comes easy. Right? That saying must be based on brioche doughnut making endeavors. Honestly though, the hardest […]

Coconut Malabi with Pomegranate Syrup

Coconut Milk Malabi with Pomegranate Syrup

    Print Coconut Milk Malabi The traditional Middle Eastern dessert of milk pudding is made vegan by using rich coconut milk scented with cardamom and rose. The silky pudding is topped with tart pomegranate, coconut and pistachios making for a vibrant look and taste. Servings 4 servings Ingredients 1 1/2 cups coconut milk (1 […]

Halva Challah French Toast with Roasted Fruit

Halva Challah French Toast with Roasted Fruit

I love coming up with ways to use favorite flavors in untraditional ways. So when I fell in love with the simple combination of tahina and honey I put it on everything. Apple slices. Pita. Banana slices. Toast. The next logical use would be for a twist on an indulgent weekend favorite: Halva Challah French […]

Quick and Rustic Puff Pastry

Rustic Pastry Savory and Sweet

Print Rustic Pastry Savory and Sweet Highly adaptable quick and easy option for dinner and dessert. Fresh and flavorful ingredients make this recipe a memorable meal. Ingredients puff pastry , store bought or homemade balsamic vinegar , high-quality (balsamic reduction recipe in notes) Savory Topping Ingredients cherry tomatoes , halved (quartered if larger) garlic , […]

Cilantro Lime Steak Tacos

Cilantro Lime Steak Tacos

    Print Cilantro Lime Steak Tacos This bold marinade makes for memorable steak tacos packed with bright flavor, texture and color. Servings 4 people Ingredients 2 lbs chuck roast or skirt steak tortillas , flour or corn queso fresco , mild feta can be substituted in a pinch pickled red onion , optional (link […]

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