Recipes for the 4th of July

 This 4th of July is a special one - If you didn't already know, Lior became a citizen of the US in April of 2022, so this is his first official 4t...

Lavender Basil Pesto Pasta Salad

There is no end to good pasta salad one can have at their fingertips.  I've been making some version of this salad for so many years and it has ver...

S'mores

S'mores are a summer favorite, but they are really great year-round for a quick treat.  Whether toasting marshmallow on the beach as the sun sets o...

Mini Herb and Garlic Kebaburgers

The traditional way to make kebab is to wrap the ground meat around long, flat metal skewers known as shipudim, but I find this method challenging....

White Chraime

White Chraime is the modern, clear sauce version of our beloved classic, tomato-based Chraime from the northern coast of African.  Pronounced hraiy...

Rosé Vinaigrette

Inspired by the sumac, licorice, and cubeb notes in Ruinart Rosé Champagne, the 1764 blend an amazing expression of rose in a jar.  Ruinart is one ...

Stovetop Popcorn

This Everything Indian spiced homemade popcorn is going to change your life.  Popcorn and movie night just got a lot more – spicilicious!  It’s so ...

Chicken Tagine

Chicken Tagine is a classic braised dish that I have made often.  It's one of my comfort meals, particularly when living in foreign countries and w...

Harissa Honey Chicken with Apricot

Juicy, marinade-friendly, and pleasingly rich, chicken thighs are as popular in Israel as skinless, boneless chicken breasts are in the United Stat...

Chai Spiced Oatmeal

Oats are so beneficial for our health and gut microbiome, and I love having them on the regular.  Now with the Chai blend, I can take my oats to th...

French Chocolate Cake

Rich, soft, and crumbly chocolate cake infused with Apollonia and frosted with dark chocolate buttercream frosting!  

Slow Roasted Shortibs with Cherry

Slow roasting shortribs is one of our favorite ways to prepare them.  Season them and then set and forget them in an oven or slow cooker and finish...