Turkish Lentil Soup and Hanukkah Giveaway!

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Happy Hanukkah Eve! Well actually it starts at sundown, but the first full day is tomorrow, if you want to get technical. A few of my very good bloggy girlfriends and I got together to share a fun and delicious Hanukkah menu! Each of us took a different course and created a “virtual” dinner party, […]

White Gazpacho for Summer Chillin’ #SundaySupper

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I have been dreaming about making ‘every color in the rainbow’ gazpacho. Such a gorgeous, refreshing and versatile soup, I am determined to get through as many “colors” and flavors of gazpacho this summer. I made a green one a few days ago with an idea of adding tomatillos as my “green” but it came […]

Lemon Saffron Matzo Ball Soup

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I must be the only Jewish girl that has never made matzo ball soup before. I remember all the woman in my family make this traditional soup all through my childhood but alas I never succumbed to the task. I’ve heard Passover being referred to as “The Jewish Thanksgiving” because really, the food is pretty […]

Vegetarian Pasta Fagioli

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We are traveling to Italy today, but I can’t tell you where exactly because this recipe of pasta fagioli soup is probably a combination of several areas all over Italy. Pasta fagioli literally means “pasta and beans” and there are so many variations to the soup. A thinner, soupier consistency can probably be found in […]

Pozole Rojo (Mexican Stew with Pork and Hominy)

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I can see my Mexican friends yelling at me. “But there’s no cabbage!”, “Where’s the cabbage?” Yes. I am fully aware that I missed the most important garnish to this rustic soup, but I still hope I made all my Latin friends proud by making their classic and so delicious Pozole Rojo. For months my […]