Category Archives: Jewish

Matzo Brittle, for Passover (and Easter, Too)

Growing up in a pretty secular family, I never paid close attention to the Jewish holidays–aside from always enjoying the food and the family time. If there’s one Jewish staple that I’ve always loved and looked forward to having in … Continue reading

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Matzo Ball Soup + Homemade Chicken Stock

One of my new–and most amazing–food/recipe discoveries this year has been homemade chicken stock. It’s head and shoulders above any chicken stock you can buy from the store, and the best part about it is that it is incredibly easy … Continue reading

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Baked Sweet Potato Latkes with Sour Cream

Here’s the thing: I didn’t own a menorah until around 6 pm last night, when my friend Sarah showed up at my door for our holiday potluck. My mom had bought me one and passed it on to me. I … Continue reading

Posted in food music blog, Hannukah, Jewish, latkes, Musical Pairings, new twist, potato, sweet potato, vegetarian | 6 Comments