Archive for February, 2010

Moroccan Sephardic Passover

Feb 26

Tis the season for Easter and for some Passover. Passover celebrates the exodus of the Jews from Egypt and is a holiday every Jewish household looks forward to all year. The focus of the entire evening is the recitation of the Haggadah which weaves symbolic foods and the consumption of wine throughout the ceremony. My […]

Eating for Love

Feb 9

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, love and romance are in the air and what better way to “get in the mood” than with a wonderful meal. They always say a way to a mans heart is through his stomach. While there may not be any scientific evidence to this effect, I can say […]

Disrespecting Food-A Great American Tragedy

Feb 1

This weekend we hosted a four course wine dinner that lasted approximately 2 1/2 hours from beginning to end. And over the course of the last couple of months I have been reading anything and everything about Julia Child I could get my hands on. What do those have in common? Well, what I realized […]