Potato Kugel Cups


The best part about them is that every piece is a crusty corner piece, so nobody has to fight over that coveted crunch.  

Family Heirloom Cholent

Family Heirloom Chulent

This recipe used to be top secret. My husband made it for Shabbat every week and he never divulged the details, even to me!   

Broccoli Kugel


The combination of vegetables, herbs, and oats makes for a healthy and tasty kugel. It is low in calories and high in nutrients.  

Soft & Chewy Nougat


Feel free to make it your own by adding chocolate, dried fruits, or even citrus peel.  

Butternut Souffle

Butternut Squash Kugel

A melt-in-your mouth soufflé that really is like dessert with dinner.   

Cheese Blintz Souffle 


Blintzes are classic in the Jewish cooking world and every chef has his or her own version of this souffle. You really can't go wrong with all that butter, cream, sugar and eggs.  

Shoulder Roast with Garlic & Herbs

Shoulder Roast with Garlic and Herbs

Succulent, herbaceous and bursting with flavor. 

Jamie's Challah Recipe

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Classic. No fail. Everything you want in challah. 

Grilled Basil Lemon Snapper 

grilled lemon basil snapper fillets

The lemon juice and basil take out the "fishy" taste to make this lovely and light fish dish that's ready in minutes.  

Italian Style Meatballs & Spaghetti

spaghetti and meatballs

These meatballs burst with the flavors of Italy and are fluffy and moist without being fried.  

3-Ingredient Beet Salad

3 ingredient beet salad

So vibrant, satisfying and impressive...yet deceptively easy to pull together. 

Duck Sauce Chicken


This is my famous Duck Sauce Chicken. I've literally gotten calls and numerous requests for the exact "recipe."   

Marble Halvah

Marble Halvah

Try this gluten free, vegan dessert for a satisfying treat.   

Pulled Brisket

Pulled Brisket

Magic happens when the meat is rubbed with the perfect blend of spices and then cooked all day in a special sauce.  

Non-Alcoholic Margaritas


 Alcohol-free for all ages to enjoy!  

Magluba (Upside Down Chicken & Rice)


This is a traditional Middle Eastern dish that I read about and had to try. It works great for Friday night and even for leftovers.  

Brisket in Wine Sauce

Brisket in Wine Sauce

Nothing compares to the rich flavor of brisket, and this recipe couldn't be simpler to prepare - a guaranteed crowd-pleaser.