Shavuot

Grilled Sea Bass With Mango Corn Relish

May 23, 2012
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While Shavuot is your big chance to indulge in cheesecake, blintzes, eggplant Parmesan, and lots of other very caloric, yummy, cheesy, dairy menu items,

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Spring Herb Salad With Feta Cheese

May 22, 2012
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Spring is here, Shavuot begins Saturday night, the days are warming up and fresh produce abounds everywhere.  The other day I ate a salad for lunch that had fresh dill in the dressing, perfectly ripened chunks of avocado, and briny soft feta cheese in the salad mix.  Those three ingredients combined with everything else, made […]

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Bulemas With Rainbow Swiss Chard

May 16, 2012
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Inspiring produce abounds at the Santa Monica Farmers Market every Wednesday.  If you arrive early enough there is a chance of shooting some great pictures before the later crowds block the stalls from a clear view.  Some very fine and limited quantity items

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Caramel Cheesecake With Salted Caramel Chocolate Ganache

April 26, 2012
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When I think to make one of something, I make two , when I mean to buy one I buy two, one is such a lonely number,

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Caramel Cheesecake With Cashew Brittle

June 3, 2011
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The brown, buttery, maple tinged flavor of caramel is very hard to resist.  Experimenting with a basic cheesecake recipe I came up with this cake.  The presentation makes a big impression on your guests and the taste is guaranteed to please.  Shavuot is such a good excuse;

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