Tag: holiday eats

Brown Butter Tahini Rye Cookie Cups

Brown Butter Tahini Rye Cookie Cups

BROWN BUTTER TAHINI RYE CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIES

Strawberries & Cream Cookies

Strawberries & Cream Cookies

The “cream” part of this cookie is from the cookie dough base. I used milk powder, vanilla bean paste, and cream of tarter to achieve that flavor you would get from box cookie mix, or my personal favorite, snickerdoodle cookies. I didn’t want it to 

Salted Tahini Chocolate Chip Cookies + Cake in a Crate GIVEAWAY!!!

Salted Tahini Chocolate Chip Cookies + Cake in a Crate GIVEAWAY!!!

Friends, it’s finally here. You can now order a pre-measured kit to make these pillowy, doughy, nutty, Tahini Chocolate Chip Cookies from Cake in a Crate! Life is damn good. Wait for it… they are gluten free, refined sugar free, and vegan. Mind. Just. Blown. 

Matza & Labne Toasts

Matza & Labne Toasts

Sometimes I prefer matza to bread. Keyword there is sometimes. It’s basically just a giant cracker with endless possibilities. So instead of my usual toast snacks I’ll have during the week, when passover comes around the matza is a-playin’. These are two of my go-to snacks. 

Matza Ball Hush Puppies

Matza Ball Hush Puppies

This is my nightmare holiday. I have never been able to hold out through a week of a unleavened Passover diet. If I’m not mistaken, I think 12 hours is my record at this point and that’s just because I slept in late that year. I live 

Coconut Sugar Pie

Coconut Sugar Pie

I had dinner with a friend a few weeks ago at a new-ish Ford Fry joint, Beetlecat. We dined, we chatted, we stuffed our face with octopus over labne, ginger curry shrimp, lobster rolls, and tostones with oooeee sauce. Then like any good northerner turned southerner, we 

Sweet Potato Brûlée

Sweet Potato Brûlée

There is something I must say first. THIS PURPLE SWEET POTATO. The pretties thing I have ever seen. They grow out in Cali and also in the south. I have been able to find them here in Atlanta. They. Are. Gorgeous. Unlike other purple vegetables 

Churro Tater Tots with Dulce de Leche

Churro Tater Tots with Dulce de Leche

I have spent the last 2+ months away in Toronto. I don’t know if you have ever been outside of your home for an extended period of time, but it’s a surreal. You forget where you live and just inherit your current environment as your home. At 

Pecan Banana Matzo Pancakes

Pecan Banana Matzo Pancakes

Even if you don’t celebrate Passover, you need to make these!!! But if you are celebrating, this is a great recipe for a nice brunch while you’re keeping kosher. I wish I had the will power, but I do not. This is my family’s way of 

Whiskey Caramel Date Bread Pudding

Whiskey Caramel Date Bread Pudding

Holidays. If you’re not working in retail, food, or the service industry, it’s the best time of year. If you are… I’m sorry. This time of year is hell. Especially, for a cookie business. I’ve been in Toronto helping make 14,500 gingerbread men… with white chocolate