Penja Seared Scallops

Scallops are sustainable, healthy, and delicious. This recipe is ready in moments and makes use of in-season mandarins and a blend from the Spice C...

Aruk

These Iraqi vegetable patties are made with fresh herbs, cooked potatoes, and spices. Fluffy and light inside and very easy to make. Friday lunch...

Panettone Pain Perdu

Something quick and fun, since I found myself with a bounty of panettone and then wanted to see how much I could optimize my french toast techniqu...

Braised Collards & Black-Eyed Peas

This is a common dish to eat for good luck on New Years Day in the South, and something my wife Lisa (who is from Houston), and I often enjoy. We h...

Luberon Grilled Cheese

Another dish I discovered when I moved to the US in 2002 was a grilled cheese sandwich. I still am not sure about the name since there is no grill ...

Noga Stir Fry

Stir-fry at home is fun, easy, healthy (depending on what you put in it), and fast. But very few of us have the kind of stovetop that really gets h...

Sufganyot Donuts

Even chefs have a soft spot for fried comfort food. Steven and Michael decided to turn that affection into a business. At Federal Donuts, they use ...

Sfinge - Moroccan Donuts

Sfinge (also transliterated as sfenj) are a Moroccan donut-like fritter traditionally made from an unsweetened yeast dough. Usually served with pla...

Lacy Quesadilla

I grew up in California and my wife is from Texas, so we both have pretty decent quesadilla game. As a kid I always loved the crispy bits that esca...

La Boîte Latkes

I grew up eating greasy latkes in Israel and since then tried many variations including the domestic version with apple sauce, etc. Something about...

Spanish Tortilla

Spanish tortilla is a great thing to make for parties, but also perfect for dinner or a simple snack. And since it’s equally delicious served hot o...

The Perfect Steak

What is the secret to the perfect steak? To us, it's a beautiful crust, nice char and, of course, the flavor of the meat combined with our Pierre ...