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COUSCOUS/MANGO/CUCUMBER SALAD

FROM OUR TEANECK TEST KITCHEN, COMES THIS RECIPE FROM KN EDITOR AND CHEF, DEBORAH WENGER: Couscous/Mango/Cucumber Salad 2 cups low-sodium vegetable broth ½ cup water (or amount needed [with the broth] for the couscous, per directions on the box) 1 box (approx. 6 oz) Israeli couscous (I prefer whole wheat) 2 Tbsp olive oil, divided […]

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Posted on June 19, 2014 at 12:06 am by rebrapp · Permalink · Comments Closed
In: General Topics, Health, Holidays, Kosher Recipes

CHAG SAMEACH

Tonight begins Shavuot. At our shul here in Jerusalem, we have a tikkun that actually does run all night long. We are very excited because Rabbi Dr. Avraham Steinberg, winner of the Pras Yisrael, a major and well known figure in the international community for his work with children and his many publications on Medical […]

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Posted on June 3, 2014 at 12:04 am by rebrapp · Permalink · Comments Closed
In: General Topics, Holidays

WHITE CHOCOLATE RASPBERRY CHEESECAKE

SHAVUOT IS COMING. START PRACTICING!! (FROM ALL RECIPES) Ingredients Original recipe makes 1 – 9 inch cheesecake Change Servings 1 cup chocolate cookie crumbs 3 tablespoons white sugar 1/4 cup butter, melted 1 (10 ounce) package frozen raspberries 2 tablespoons white sugar 2 teaspoons cornstarch 1/2 cup water 2 cups white chocolate chips 1/2 cup […]

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Posted on May 30, 2014 at 12:03 am by rebrapp · Permalink · Comments Closed
In: General Topics, Holidays, Kosher Desserts, Kosher Recipes

CHEESE BLINTZES- NOT JUST FOR SHAVUOT!

FROM PRAGMATIC ATTIC Blintzes are not really all that hard to make. A blintz is just a thin pancake (crepe or bletlach) wrapped around a filling and then sauteed in butter until golden brown on the outside. There are two aspects that intimidate people: (1) making the crepe and (2) wrapping the crepe around the […]

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Posted on May 29, 2014 at 12:04 am by rebrapp · Permalink · Comments Closed
In: General Topics, Holidays, Kosher Recipes