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HSM’s Chocolate Chip Cookies

Honestly, I use Nestle’s toll house choc chip cookie recipe. I just double it. But here it is, pictures and all. Ingredients 2 ¼  cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon salt 1…

Beef Beer Stew

I got this recipe from my friend Aliza R who got it from Family First. I made it last night with rice and there was nothing left. The kids scarfed it down without hesitation. Definitely…

Hadassah’s Vegestrone Soup

Ingredients: 5 stalks of Celery, sliced 1 lb of baby Carrots 2 cans chopped Tomatoes (or just tomato sauce) 1 -2 cups Frozen Peas 1 sliced Leek 3 cups Vegetable Stock (or you can use…

HSM’s Oatmeal Raisin cookies

Ingredients 1/3 cup of shortening 1 cup of brown sugar 1 large egg 1 ¼ cup of flour 1 tsp baking powder ¼ tsp salt ¼ cup of either milk / Orange Juice / Apple…

Letcho

I am often in disagreement with fellow Jews of Hungarian extraction over this dish. Most tell me that Letcho has sausage and rice in it, and no eggs. We all agree that it has peppers…

Kosher Jambalaya in the Crockpot

Ingredients 2 lb. diced, boneless chicken breasts (you could also used cooked chicken from a chicken soup) 3 polish beef sausages/kielbasa, sliced 1 large onion, chopped 1 red/green bell pepper, chopped 2 cloves garlic, chopped…

Simple winter soup

Ingredients 8 cups chicken broth (or if you have leftovers of my chicken soup you can use that) 2 cups pureed pumpkin (have to cook it first. See below) 2 large onions, chopped 3 large…

Chocolate mousse cake

Ingredients: 6 oz. of margarine or butter if making it dairy 6-8 oz. semi-sweet chocolate  (the more you use the more chocolatier it is) – You could also use white chocolate too! 7 eggs, separated…

Hadassah’s sweet and sour meatballs

As usual, all measurements totally approximate because I cook from the heart not a book. Approx 2lbs of ground beef (I am sure you can use ground chicken / turkey and lamb too) 2  16oz…

Challah Recipe

Ingredients One whole bag or 5lbs  of flour (can do half white, half whole wheat if you want) 1+ cups sugar (add at least ½ cup more if whole wheat flour is used) 2 packs…

Hadassah’s Brisket with Guinness

This can also be made with Jack Daniels. I found the original recipe online, but I do not remember where and of course I have changed it to suit my needs. Original recipe called for…

Hadassah’s Easy Peasy Cholent

All measurements approximate as I do this now with my eyes closed I usually make this around 11 o’clock on Friday so that it should be ready for Shabbat lunch 24 hours later. It makes…