Grilled Kofta with Eggplant and Tomatoes

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We’re pretty darn lucky here in Cali, summer grillin’ really lasts at least 10 month out of the year. But June through August, our beloved char-coal grill certainly gets more of a workout during the summer. By default, Joe always did the grilling. He bought the coals, started the fire and manned the meat. I […]

Fava Bean Falafel {Guest Post}

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Happy Wednesday!! Oh, it’s only been about 2 weeks since I shared a recipe on here, and it feels so good to be back! Joe and I are home from celebrating our 10 year wedding anniversary in Hawaii and we are still beaming from all the Aloha spirit and visiting my mom, family and friends. […]

Chocolate Walnut Challah #BrunchWeek

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Welcome to Day #3 of the Third Annual #BrunchWeek hosted by Terri from Love and Confections and Shaina from Take A Bite Out Of Boca. We are so excited to have you join us this year! Celebrate Brunch with us this week as we prepare for Mother’s Day. 30 Bloggers from around the country will […]

Brisket Empanadas with Passion Fruit Chimichurri

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Confession, I love cultural fusion! If you offered me a brisket taco with tahini guacamole 2 years ago, I would have snobbishly disregarded the offer and waited for you to hand me a proper Mexican taco with extra hot sauce. Now, in my wiser and (ahem) older years, I am excited to embrace culinary integration. […]

Brisket Tacos with Pickled Onions + Being on the Radio

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Happy Friday everyone! I have had such an exciting last few weeks! #1 I made a BIG batch of brisket, which will get any Jewish girl excited..and used that as an excuse to make a few “Jew-Can” recipes just in time for Cinco de Mayo (one for today and the other for next week..oh ya!)  […]