Cheers!

Umpteen years ago, when I moved into my first apartment, I bought a set of 8 wine glasses at the Pfaltzgraff outlet. The outlet no longer exists, and the number of glasses has dwindled to 4. I love these glasses. Something about their weight, size (10 oz), and cut glass …

Brisket Revisited

With Rosh Hashana (Jewish New Year) looming, I’ve decided to repost my brisket recipe, compete with added instructions for leftovers. Originally posted April 17, 2011 As it is Erev Pesach (the eve before Passover), and I’ve been cooking all day, I have decided to share with you my mother’s recipe …

Robbie’s Orzo Salad

This was originally called Tri-Coloré Orzo Salad. I have no idea where the recipe originated, but it was introduced to my family by my newest sister-in-law, Robbie. Hence, the post title. It is a fabulous summertime side dish, which is why I decided to make it for Memorial Day. It’s …