Tag: dairy

Kadayif with Mozzarella and Lemon
Dairy, Dessert

Kadayif with Mozzarella and Lemon

Kadayif with Mozzarella and Lemon is prepared with phyllo dough that’s been rolled up and sliced very thinly. It resembles rolls of shredded wheat. We ate many cheese dishes and pastries when we were in Turkey that were based on this amazing type of phyllo dough. The easy recipe I’m […]

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The Nine Days!

Just a little background for those who might wonder about the sundry posts for The Nine Days and meatless meals preceding Tisha B’Av. “Tisha B’Av (Hebrew: תשעה באב or ט׳ באב, “the Ninth of Av,”) is an annual fast day in Judaism, named for the ninth day (Tisha) of the […]

Watermelon Feta Salad
American, Salad

Watermelon Feta Salad

Watermelon Feta Salad combines the flavors of  sweet, juicy watermelon with that of  salty, dry Feta. It is a match made in foodie heaven. Add blueberries and toasted pine nuts and you’ve got a beautiful light Summer salad. Isn’t it nice when there is absolutely no actual cooking involved? Just […]

Eggplant Parmesan
Entree, Italian, Vegetarian

Eggplant Parmesan

Eggplant Parmesan made by roasting the eggplant rather than frying it makes it much lighter and less oily. Fresh tomato sauce raises the flavor level of this recipe enormously; although it’s still delicious with bottled sauce. I began making this recipe with rounds of eggplant rather than the usual long […]