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Sukkot Menus 2011

October 24, 2011
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These are some of the menus I used this holiday season, starting with the first one for a large crowd (25 people), others for around a dozen to fourteen people, and a menu for a small gathering

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Rosh Hashanah Dinner 2011 Menu

September 22, 2011
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I want to wish everyone a happy and a healthy New Year.  I hope you all enjoy your families and food.  This is what I am planning to serve: STARTERS:

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Grilled Dinner

May 14, 2011
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Isn’t it amazing how much longer the days have become these last few weeks?  I love May; it gives me time to grill the food for dinner, even for Shabbat dinner on Friday nights.  Last week I grilled carne asada and sumac flavored chicken thighs.  To compliment the grilled meats

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Passover Wrap Up 2011

April 20, 2011
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Our house was filled with conversation, laughter, the Ah ha of revelation when someone tastes something sublime, or grasps some pearl of new knowledge.  We gathered in the family, kid’s friends, our friends to conduct a very traditional Seder. For weeks ahead I write lists, shop and shop and shop yet again. 

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Easy, Fresh Shabbat Dinner

February 11, 2011
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After our visits to the kosher shops on Pico Boulevard and the Santa Monica Farmer’s Market, we drove out to the Desert and area of small towns about 2 hours (if no traffic) east of Los Angeles on Friday morning to spend Shabbat relaxing in the sun.  The Desert includes, Palm Springs, Palm Desert, Rancho Mirage, […]

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