A Turkish delight (this recipe is not for Turkish delight)

Recipe made by: Avichai Ozur Bass Based on Ozlem’s Turkish table ( Simit, pronounced “see- meet,” is a Turkish bread which is essentially a lighter, fluffier cross between a bagel and a soft pretzel.  In Turkey and some former parts of the Ottoman empire, they’re sold on every street corner, and they’re what you buy … Continue reading A Turkish delight (this recipe is not for Turkish delight)


Tzimmer down

Recipe inspired by: Recipe made by: Robbie Shorr As far as traditional old-country Ashkenazi dishes go, Tzimmes (which has a disappointingly short Wikipedia page) doesn't get a lot of love. My theory is that this under-appreciation is due to the availability heuristic : Tzimmes is the first thing that people think of when they have flashbacks … Continue reading Tzimmer down


Recipe made by: David Solkowitz Ingredients: 2-5 zucchini, barilla sauce, salt. You can also purchase ready-to-go zucchini noodles at the store. Step one- instrument of choice. There's several ways to get the zucchini into noodle form. One way, that I prefer, is a handheld spiralizer. You can also use a regular spiralizer, a julienne peeler, … Continue reading Zoodles

PSK: Pumpkin Spice Kugel

Recipe inspired by: Recipe made by: Robbie Shorr "Shana Tova U'Pumpkin Spice!" should be the new greeting for the Jewish New Year, because at this point in culinary history, it seems that everything sweet made this time of year contains pumpkin spice. I am not sure what strange fusion-type foods have been made with pumpkin spice … Continue reading PSK: Pumpkin Spice Kugel

Happy first birthday Kosher Kollege!

(Yes, I am aware that it is only September 17, but KK's actual first birthday conflicts with Rosh HaShanah, so I'm posting now). On September 22, 2017, I posted a recipe for chicken fajitas and a recipe for banana bread. What has happened since has been beyond my wildest hopes and dreams. In the 360 … Continue reading Happy first birthday Kosher Kollege!

When life gives you lemons, make lemon blueberry loaf cake

Recipe inspired by: and Recipe made by: Robbie Shorr, Avichai Ozur Bass Admittedly, Kosher Kollege has gotten a bit out of control recently. I've been whipping up dishes with little regard for recipes, and have had mixed results as a consequence. So I decided it was time to get back to basics, making something from … Continue reading When life gives you lemons, make lemon blueberry loaf cake