If you live in the East, you’re experiencing an arctic blast of obscenely low temperatures. We’re so bundled up against the cold, not even the runners are out these mornings. There is a cure for the cold. And that of course, is a bowl of […]
Category: Jewish Food
The season is upon us in the East. The Fried Green Tomatoes are here. They’re one of the foods I eagerly look for in the market. And last weekend at the Farm Stand I found them. Firm, unripened and very green. Steady readers of this […]
Florence Fabricant Is the asparagus better than ever this year? Or is it just more welcome than ever? How did it manage to poke its heads through ground that remained frozen far later this year than last? And, once thawed, how did those same shoots survive […]
This past weekend, Andrew finally made it out to the Beach for the weekend. The Real Estate selling season in New York has made it just about impossible for him to take time here since President’s Day. To Andrew, a […]
Grandma’s Melt-in-your-mouth Moroccan meatballs and celery (Krafs ouel Kouari) from Lisa Elmaleh Craig’s “Grandma Elmaleh’s Moroccan Cookbook”, Uncle Earl’s and Cousin Kelly’s Moroccan “Quick Bread” and “Charissa”.
If you love food stories, this is a wonderful one. It starts with Lisa Elmaleh Craig’s new book “Grandma Elmaleh’s Moroccan Cookbook” (Hesperus Press Ltd., London 2012). The book takes us on one family’s journey through the ages until they came at last to the […]
For my final Chewing the Fat post of the year, I wanted to share a recipe I developed about 25 years ago. It appeared in Saveur magazine and if you google it, you’ll find it on several of recipe sites. To me, what’s odd […]