Archive For January, 2012

Gingerbread cake with vanilla glaze

By | January 31, 2012


This recipe and an abbreviated version of this story originally appeared in the Jan. 9, 2012 edition of “From Tali’s Kitchen,” my biweekly cooking column in Binah magazine. Special note: I originally made this cake out of desperation, in an attempt to use up the fresh ginger I bought for a batch of soba noodles. […]

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Pistachio & cookie milkshake

By | January 30, 2012


I know it’s January. And that it’s about to become February. It’s definitely winter. And it’s also definitely time for a milkshake. I know you agree with me. When you saw the word “milkshake” in the title and the photo that followed, you perked right up…right? I mean, it’s ice cream and cookies, only drinkable. […]

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We have a winner!

By | January 28, 2012

jamie geller_e

Entry #23, Pnina! Pnina said: sounds fun! I would love to write out a whole nice easy recipe. But to be honest, when there’s no time- it’s always pasta, cheese and jar of pasta sauce. Pnina, I’ve emailed you so that we can be in touch about your prize. Congrats! Thank you to everyone who […]

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Simple pasta salad

By | January 25, 2012


Some recipes are really easy. Others are really pretty. Then there are the ones that taste good every time. This one is all three. It’s fun to make fancy shmancy dishes and desserts (and even more fun to photograph and blog about them), but more often than not, I’m just looking for dinner ideas that […]

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