Side Dish

Passover Stuffed Japanese Eggplants

March 27, 2012
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A  traditional Sephardic Passover meal for the Jews of Turkey and Rhodes contains a lot of stuffed vegetable dishes.

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Quinoa Vegetable Cakes for Passover

March 23, 2012
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Quinoa is a very popular ingredient year round for health conscious individuals, those seeking gluten free alternatives to wheat, and vegetarians.  As it turns out quinoa is considered kosher for Passover

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Passover Bastilla

March 22, 2012
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Are you looking for something new to try this Passover?  How about a recipe that yields something tasty, different and fun. Everyone loves the flavor combination of almonds, cinnamon, chicken, fresh herbs, and a little spice.

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Quinoa With Arugula

January 30, 2012
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Going back to the January theme of becoming fit and healthy, the subject of brown rice and quinoa dishes comes to mind.  I made these two dishes last week when my 43 year old marathon running niece was visiting.  We were thinking of healthy side dishes, but both of these would make wonderful main courses […]

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Confetti Potato Latkes

December 25, 2011
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So many fabulous colored potatoes at the Santa Monica farm market makes the choice difficult.  My eye is naturally drawn to vivid color, whether it is carrots, paintings, hair color, or clothing. 

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