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Blender Hollandaise

Julia Child’s Easy Blender Hollandaise Sauce

A few years ago, I bought myself a birthday present that I’d been wanting for a very long time– Julia Child’s “Mastering the Art of French Cooking.” There’s a terrific little recipe in Volume 1 (co-written with Louisette Bertholle and Simone Beck)– a simple method for creating hollandaise sauce. If you’ve ever made hollandaise from …

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How to Poach Eggs

How to Poach Eggs

This is a simple tutorial I put together for how to poach eggs. Poaching isn’t too difficult, but it can be tricky if you’ve never tried it before. You will quickly get the hang of the process by following these simple steps.

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Brinner Week Giveaway!

Contest – win a gorgeous Waring Pro double waffle iron. Comment and let me know your favorite breakfast-for-dinner dish. Easy entry & giveaway!

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Chicken Kreplach 2

Chicken Kreplach

Make old fashioned Chicken Kreplach from scratch – recipe with step-by-step photos. Deli-style soup dumplings just like Bubbe made. Kosher, Meat.

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Buttery Hamantaschen

Learn to make buttery hamantaschen dough, easy to work with for any filling. Rich, delicious, orange-scented cookies. Kosher, Dairy.

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Dairy Free Hamantaschen

Learn to make pareve hamantaschen dough, easy to work with for any filling. Delicate, thin, orange-scented cookies. Kosher, Pareve.

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Dulce de Leche

Dulce de Leche

How to make Dulce de Leche lightly salted caramel sauce in the oven, easy recipe. Kosher, Vegetarian, Dairy, Tutorial.

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Cheese Bourekas

Recipe for Cheese Bourekas filled with creamy and salty feta cheese, kashkaval, & ricotta. Bureka, boreka, borek, savory hand pies. Kosher, dairy

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Challah French Toast

Learn to make fluffy restaurant-quality Challah French Toast with milk, banana, cinnamon, vanilla, sugar, & optional liqueur. Kosher, Dairy.

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ABC 7Live San Francisco

Watch Tori Avey, The Shiksa in the Kitchen, cook historical recipes for President’s Day on ABC 7Live in San Francisco and the Bay Area.

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Garden Vegetable Medley with Cheese

Garden Vegetable Medley

Vegetarian or vegan recipe featuring zucchini, beans, tomatoes, onion, garlic, herbs and rice. Complete protein, one pot meal. Pareve or Dairy

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Tu B’Shevat Salad

Recipe for Tu B’Shevat Salad with butter lettuce, apples, pears, raisins, pomegranate seeds, almonds, and creamy homemade pomegranate dressing.

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Aunt Carol’s Spinach Dip

Recipe for Aunt Carol’s Spinach Dip. Delicious, creamy appetizer with sourdough bread for dipping. Perfect for parties, potlucks. Kosher, Dairy.

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