Archive For The “Desserts” Category

Easy chocolate macaroons {recipe review}

By | March 25, 2014

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This is the second recipe I’m testing and reviewing from Pam Reiss’s Passover: A Kosher Collection (you can catch up on the first one here). Follow her at Pam’s Kitchen, and stay tuned for the giveaway later this week! Growing up, whatever desserts we had in the house were healthy ones. There was usually soy ice cream in […]

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Mishloach Manot 2014: Color!

By | March 13, 2014

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What’s that, you can’t tell what our theme is? Shoot. I’m blaming it on the fact that we aren’t standing next to that plate in our costumes. Also on the fact that I could have carried the theme through a bit more intricately creatively clearly, but didn’t. Because, you know, time and energy are in […]

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Chocolate pecan hamentaschen galette

By | March 11, 2014

I promised you no-fail hamentaschen, and here you go: a really big, really easy hamentaschen galette. What’s a galette? Basically, a free-form pie. You roll out a circle of dough, but instead of laying it over a pie plate and crimping the edges, you just put some filling in the middle and fold the dough […]

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Sugar cookie cutouts

By | March 6, 2014

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This recipe and story first appeared in the Feb. 24, 2014 edition of “From Tali’s Kitchen,” my biweekly cooking column in Binah magazine. I have to admit it: As much as I love Purim, I just feel overwhelmed. It’s totally my fault — I mean, I’m the one who insists on mishloach manot that are […]

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