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Tag: Passover Recipes
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Within a twelve hour window, I received two emails asking me for a recipe for a Mushroom Matzah Kugel. I had never heard of such a thing, but once I committed to developing a recipe for it (you can get the yumminess here), I couldn’t NOT make one from more seasonal veggies that...
March 2, 2015 | 1:15 pm
Adapted from No Cholesterol Passover Recipes by Debra Wasserman and Charles Stahler and provided by The Vegetarian Resource Group (VRG.org)
- 1/2 lb. mushrooms, chopped
- 1 small onion, chopped
- 3 Tbsp. oil
- 1 cup chopped walnuts
- Salt and pepper, to taste
- 1 Tbsp. water
Sauté the mushrooms and onion in the oil for 8 minutes. Pour into blender or food processor, adding the walnuts, salt, pepper, and water. Blend until smooth. Serve on matzo as a spread.
Makes 1 cup
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It’s coming up on Dinner #4 in the “What to Eat the Rest of Passover” series. Are we even at the hump yet? There are still a few days of Passover left to go. This is no time to fall back on hackey “cheese ‘n matzo pizza” recipes that pop up every time you Google “Passover...
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Annan with a plan
The Economist believes the UN-Arab League envoy’s plan to end the violence in Syria is far from an ideal solution.
“A welcome bandage rather than a long-term solution,” is how a Syrian analyst describes the plan. Mr Assad, whose forces’ killing of 50...
March 17, 2010 | 10:08 pm
In my cover story this week, I write about infusing Passover with the flavors of spring. Here are those flavors:
Gefilte Lettuce (Ceviche-Stuffed Butter Lettuce)
Let’s fac e it. If you grow up with jarred gefilte fish, you may eventually develop a taste for it. After all,...