Savoury cheese pastries, filled with feta, topped with sesame seeds. Two grandmothers' recipes. One from Egypt with a flaky pastry and the other from Libya with a yeast pastry. Gluten-free versions as well - everything delicious!
Need a recipe for pastry that’s quick, ‘down and dirty’, no cold butter, no cold utensils, no leaving overnight in the fridge to rest? Just forgiving and always works? You got it! Plus recipes for mushroom and onion tart and a Cheesecake with Apricot, Fresh Zaatar & Thyme.
Two cheesecake recipes for the Jewish festival of Shavuot, from the newJust Add Love cookbook. And moving photos of grandmothers attending our Australian book launches over the past 3 months.
Lena Goldstein 1919-2019. Mother, grandmother, survivor of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising. Inspiration to all who knew her. These are her memories of a friend who didn’t survive the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising, 76 years ago. “There is nobody alive who remembers his full name. Even I only know him by his first name: Heniek.”
On the first day of Christmas my true love gave to me - 3 kilos of cumquats, fresh from the tree. That’s why I’ve been making a spicy, delicate cumquat marmalade. Recipe, plus heartwarming Jerusalem Christmas story all here this week.
Chocolate and 2 types of nuts in 2 layers in this delicious cake - hence the name. No flour and no dairy unless you go for broke and cover it with a rich chocolate ganache :-) It's the recipe of Melbourne grandmother Marysia Segan and you can read her amazing life story here too.