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Soups On!

  February is fast approaching and maybe that’s why it is so cold outside in Chicago. The skies are grey, there is a chill in the air that seeps into your bones and I am just waiting for the deep freeze and snow of February in Chicago. I think February is the coldest month in Chicago, but some of the … Continue reading

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Green Bean Casserole

Caryn Bean at Hungarian Kosher Foods, raves about this casserole. In her words, ” It is delicious! The creamy mushroom with the crunchy onions are a great combination. ” Her family serves it every Thanksgiving; she looks forward to it for weeks beforehand. I have tasted it and think it is wonderful for any holiday or party. So here is … Continue reading

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Butternut Squash

I love going for walks during the fall season in Chicago! The colors of the leaves are magnificent; they absolutely define Fall or Autumn for me. And when I see the burgundy, rust, green, golden, brown and plum colored leaves, I crave the foods that have these colors, the foods that also define this season. One group of “fall foods” that has all … Continue reading

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Onion Chicken

After preparing intricate meals for a month of holidays, I am looking for a quick, simple recipe that does not require searching for hard-to-find obscure ingredients; a recipe that preserves the taste of chicken. I think this recipe which Ira Kirsche prepares is just the perfect chicken dish for this time of year. It is easy to prepare. It has … Continue reading

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