Holidays

Sukkot Menu and Pictures

September 25, 2013
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Los Angeles is really the perfect place to celebrate the Sukkot holiday.  This time of year the weather is spectacular, very warm, no humidity, super clear days give way to balmy, with a little crisp evenings.  It is perfect for dining outside under the stars. I want to give you a quick recap of last […]

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Fresh Lima Bean and Dill Basmati Rice

August 22, 2013
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Last week at the Santa Monica Farmers Market I noticed Fresh Lima Beans available already peeled in bags for sale.  I purchased two bags with two different recipes to try in mind.  At home I had a nice fresh bunch of dill in the refrigerator

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Rosh Hashanah Menus for 2013/ 5774

August 21, 2013
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/>Rosh Hashanah 5774 or 2014 Menu

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Pastelicos With Chicken

July 24, 2013
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With Rosh Hashanah, Jewish New Years, lurking around the corner on September 4th  I have begun to contemplate menu planning.  Since Michael and I are traveling in August, this year I will have to be supremely organized. No doubt if you are a kosher consumer you may have heard

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French Macaron Summer Treat

June 27, 2013
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In several trendy restaurants I have had the pleasure to eat at lately, French macaron seemed to have stepped up to the next level.  Instead of the usual one inch diameter delectable confection

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