Sunday, October 22, 2017

Food & Wine

Baked on Boulevard: Signature, Accessible Treats Delivered

Say you work all week, have kids in school and maybe a baby at home as well, and everyone in the household is running, non-stop. Now, close your eyes and imagine that you come home on Friday afternoon to find that your neighbor left a dozen freshly baked cookies on your kitchen island.

An Evening of Wine, Whiskey and Snow at Ahavath Torah

Despite the surprise snowstorm on Saturday, January 7, the sisterhood of Congregation Ahavath Torah drew over one hundred people to “An Evening of Wine and Whiskey.” Wine, whiskey, vodka and cordials were presented for tasting by Wine Country Stores, with several winemakers and distillers on hand to

Bergenfield Acme Serves Up Pareve Cakes and Treats

When Acme opened its doors in January, 2016, store manager Patty Suchocki promised the addition of a new oven for the preparation of pareve baked goods. This news was most welcome, as many in the community had been traveling to the Acme location in Passaic in order to obtain pareve birthday cakes for their

That Is One Hot (Dog) Chanukah Menorah!

Abeles & Heymann and koshermoms.com got together to share some fun and delicious ideas for Chanukah this year. You can substitute regular Abeles & Heymann hot dogs with uncured hot dogs or their low-fat and low-sodium varieties. Here’s the edible menorah recipe for you to file away for next year. Enjoy!

Kosher.com Aims to Be a One-Stop Kosher Resource

Kosher.com has just been launched as a new resource for all things kosher, with thousands of recipes, lifestyle articles and videos. Kosher.com is not only the first to create an extensive online database of magazine and cookbook recipes from such popular magazines as Ami and Mishpacha, but is also producing original recipes and

Enjoy a Velvety Vegetable Soup With Your Latkes

Creamy Cauliflower Carrot Soup With Crispy Pastrami

Serves 8

This soup is a favorite in the house and it is so easy to make. I love the creamy, velvety texture of the soup with the crunch of the pastrami. It is a healthy soup with the indulgence of

The Truth About Kosher Wine

Part II of II

Last week, we looked at the evolution of kosher wine from fine, to syrupy, and thankfully, back again to very, very good.

European Kosher Wines

Kosher wines in Europe have an ancient history going back over two thousand years. Little of its history remains. Today, however, many

Two Delicious Gluten-Free Latke Recipes for Chanukah

This Chanukah, liven up your potato latke platter with two diverse, delicious vegetable latkes that are gluten free! “We’re always looking for menus to be tasty and healthy for all—including students with special dietary needs,” notes Boys Town Jerusalem food services director Tova Rottenberg. “This

Eight Wines With a Long Finish for a Nation With an Everlasting Light

The Jewish people are celebrating a special holiday this week. While each Jewish holiday celebrates or commemorates different miracles in its own way, Chanukah can be considered the holiday of miracles. It is the first and only one of two holidays, along with Purim, during which we recite the special prayer of Al Hanisim,

Chanukah Feta and Tomato Crostini With Basil

Servings: 5

Cooking Time: 10-15 minutes


  • Ciabatta bread, thinly sliced
  • Tnuva Cow’s Milk Feta or Sheep’s Milk Feta Cheese

Light Up Your Chanukah Table With Premium Israeli Wines

When the brave-hearted Modiin Maccabees commemorated their resounding victories over the Assyrian Greeks in Jerusalem and Galilee nearly 2200 years ago, they undoubtedly returned to their families and reveled in a hearty meal and helpful servings of unsophisticated red dry wines. Wines were bountiful 2,200 years ago but ancient

A ‘Kitchen-Tested’ Gelt Cake Gets Top Marks for Chanukah

I made a gelt cake for Chanukah and it’s everything I wanted it to be! P.S. This cake is vegan, which means no eggs, milk or butter for miles.


  • 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 3/4 cup