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Vote for May Cookbook of the Month

I also placed a hold for My Bombay Kitchen at library to look at recipes.

Apr 17, 2014
jpr54_1 in Home Cooking

cooked gefilte fish terrine can I freeze it? and how do I defrost it?

no problems with mine when I freeze it

Apr 16, 2014
jpr54_1 in Food Quests

Vote for May Cookbook of the Month

not sure yet-
will take a look at the recipes

Apr 16, 2014
jpr54_1 in Home Cooking

Nominations for May 2014 Cookbook of the Month (COTM)

sorry to hear you had no place to go.
you are always welcome in my home on any occasion

Chag Sameach!!

Apr 16, 2014
jpr54_1 in Home Cooking

LEG OF LAMB - Home Cooking Dish of the Month for April 2014

Apr 16, 2014
jpr54_1 in Home Cooking

General Tso's Chicken

do you raise them for just eggs

Apr 15, 2014
jpr54_1 in Home Cooking

General Tso's Chicken

Apr 14, 2014
jpr54_1 in Home Cooking

General Tso's Chicken??

Apr 14, 2014
jpr54_1 in Greater Boston Area

Kosher cheese

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/13/nyr...

has anyone tried his cheeses

Apr 14, 2014
jpr54_1 in Cheese

Attempting gefilte fish at home for the first time, advice please!

fresh market sells packets of dried vegetables-
as does
http://www.motherearthproducts.com/in...

fresh is always best but I find that they can help in some recipes

Apr 14, 2014
jpr54_1 in Home Cooking

Attempting gefilte fish at home for the first time, advice please!

I made my fish yesterday using processed vegetables
(mini green/yellow/orange/red pepper-carrots-parsnip and parsley)
delicious and colorful

Apr 14, 2014
jpr54_1 in Home Cooking

Bone in Leg of Lamb - First time here...

don't forget there is also this thread for dish of the month
(DOTM)
http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/970848

Apr 13, 2014
jpr54_1 in Home Cooking

What would you consider are your 6 essential spices?

I enjoy using a variety of herbs and spices-
pepper-different varieties including long and pink,green,white,black peppercorns

paprika-Hungarian and smoked
chiles
onion
garlic
pickling spices
basil
thyme
oregano
chervil
tarragon

Apr 13, 2014
jpr54_1 in General Topics

What's for Dinner #291 - the Taxman Cometh Edition [Through Aprl 16, 2014]

My taxes are completed and filed-
Yesterday, I enjoyed a walking tour of art deco South Beach.
Today, I am picking up ground fish for gefilte fish and preparing it for Pesach.
Happy Passover-sezon Pesach to all who celebrate

Apr 13, 2014
jpr54_1 in Home Cooking
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Nominations for May 2014 Cookbook of the Month (COTM)

yes 2 cerviche recipes and a chicken recipe
the book is older but interesting for me bcz I live in Broward County, Florida and there is a growing Peruvian population and restaurants

Apr 11, 2014
jpr54_1 in Home Cooking
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Nominations for May 2014 Cookbook of the Month (COTM)

maybe for dotm

Apr 11, 2014
jpr54_1 in Home Cooking

What cookbooks have you bought recently, or are you lusting after? April 2014 edition!

I live in Broward County, Florida-
I would like recommendations for cookbooks in English for the cuisines of Central and South America.

esp. Venezuela,Columbia,Ecuador,Peru, Chile, Argentina

Apr 11, 2014
jpr54_1 in Home Cooking

Nominations for May 2014 Cookbook of the Month (COTM)

THE BRISKET BOOK-STEPHANIE PIERSON

JEWISH CUISINES IN AMERICA- JOAN NATHAN

THE EXOTIC KITCHENS OF PERU:THE LAND OF THE INCA-COPELAND MARKS

Apr 11, 2014
jpr54_1 in Home Cooking

Nominations for May 2014 Cookbook of the Month (COTM)

HAKKA

Apr 10, 2014
jpr54_1 in Home Cooking

Best Bagged Tea Brands?

le palais des thes and mariage freres have some of the best teas.
le palaiss des thes has nyc location in soho and near Lincoln Center

Apr 10, 2014
jpr54_1 in General Topics

Passover 2014 new recipes/suggestions

quinoa this year received ou certification

gefilte fish is ground fish-use any fish that yyou enjoy.
traditionally pike, whitefish, and pike are used.
my son makes his with talapia.
I make mine with whitefish and pike

thanx for good wishes

have a sezon Pesach

Apr 09, 2014
jpr54_1 in Home Cooking

Nominations for May 2014 Cookbook of the Month (COTM)

THE NEW PERSIAN KITCHEN

Apr 09, 2014
jpr54_1 in Home Cooking

Passover 2014 new recipes/suggestions

this is link to discussion on kosher board with similar topic

http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/9708...

I am going to add quinoa salad to my menu
I will also add ground veggies to my gefilte fish

Apr 09, 2014
jpr54_1 in Home Cooking

availbility of fish for grfilte fish

I live in Hallandale Beach Florida(no problem for me) but my sister lives in Queens-she told me she was having difficulty getting the fish.

Apr 08, 2014
jpr54_1 in Kosher

availbility of fish for grfilte fish

has anyone had any problems ordering fish?

Apr 08, 2014
jpr54_1 in Kosher

Attempting gefilte fish at home for the first time, advice please!

just ordered my fish today-
looking forward to preparing the fish and other foods.
I bought a pullet for chicken soup and 1/2 turkey breast.

Apr 07, 2014
jpr54_1 in Home Cooking

Shad 2014

any sightings in South Florida?

Apr 06, 2014
jpr54_1 in Philadelphia

Attempting gefilte fish at home for the first time, advice please!

sorry for the mistake I made-
what vegetables do you use?
I was planning on adding freeze dried vegetables and fresh parsley,carrots and onions.

Apr 06, 2014
jpr54_1 in Home Cooking

FINALLY... a real, honest-to-Hashem method for making real lower east side SALT FERMENTED KOSHER DILL PICKLES, as directed by Moe, a 90+ year old former pickle master

will this recipe work for other vegetables like tomatoes, zucchini,celery, etc

Apr 05, 2014
jpr54_1 in Home Cooking

LEG OF LAMB - Home Cooking Dish of the Month for April 2014

thanx for your explanation and recipe-I will definitely try this

Apr 03, 2014
jpr54_1 in Home Cooking