Tag Archives: Passover

Happy Earth Day/Passover

The above video is about the signing of the Paris Agreement, a historic global agreement to reduce carbon emissions and start to really deal with climate change.  It nice to see all these otherwise serious politicians and policy people being … Continue reading

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Matzo Lasagna and My Passover Seder Menu

Ideally this would’ve been posted before Passover.  Apparently I don’t live in an ideal world, cooking seder for 10 people in the same week I am trying to prepare to go away for 12 days was more than I bargained … Continue reading

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Fresh Horseradish from The Pickle Guys

Walking down Essex Street last Sunday I noticed a big crowd at The Pickle Guys.   This is the pickle go to place on the Lower East Side.  In addition to making a wide variety of kosher pickles they also … Continue reading

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Passover versus Easter

It’s always interesting to me to see how holidays are marketed at grocery stores.  This week at Whole Foods on the Bowery, I was at the butcher counter and noticed this: So, Jews eat Lamb at Passover and Christians eat … Continue reading

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Passover Menu

This was last nights extravaganza – the highlight of which for me was the Gravlox, the parsnip/potate Latkes come in a close second. I made Gravlox years ago and was very underwhelmed by it.  When I decided this year to … Continue reading

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Coconut Pineapple Macaroons

David Lebovitz published this recipe on his most excellent blog and I just had to try them! I made two batches, one with sweetened coconut (because it was all I had in the house) and they were fine, I thought … Continue reading

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