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From My Mother's Kitchen: Recipes and Reminiscences, Revised Edition

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Cold Beet Borscht

Beets for this refreshing cold soup were sometimes finely diced, other times coarsely grated. We liked best whichever we were being serve...

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Russell

Although my mother never made this fermented beet juice, my grandmother always did for Passover when it became the basis of the most piqu...

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Greek Salad

Also known as “spring salad,” this was served as a side dish, or mixed with pot cheese and sour cream as a summer main course. When serve...

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Meat Loaf with Tomato Sauce

The idea of finding slices of egg in the middle of a meat loaf always was exciting when we were kids. The egg may, of course, be eliminat...

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Chopped Chicken Livers

I have had this favorite Friday night appetizer in other homes and in many restaurants, but I have never come across a version quite like...

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Gefüllte Fish

Along with chicken soup and chopped liver, this dish completed the holy trinity of my mother’s kitchen. Any woman who could not make prop...

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Meatball and Giblet Fricassee

This dish is prepared exactly like chicken fricassee with meatballs and was a standard appetizer on Friday night when the chicken giblets...

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Knaidlach

Although matzoh balls were usually served in soup, we were always happy to have leftovers, cooked and kept in the refrigerator, then slic...

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Cheese Blintzes

Cheese was the only filling we ever had in blintzes at home, and they were served as desserts, as accompaniments to afternoon or evening ...

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Chicken Fricassee with Meatballs

This was one of our favorite stand-bys and has become so in my household. It can be made ahead and freezes well, and it is delicious with...

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Noodle Kugel

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Mandelbrot

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Black Radish and Onion Conserve

This radish and onion combination improves with age and is a rich, soft, and pungent accompaniment to chopped liver, or is equally good b...

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Cracklings

This was an ingredient we were rarely without, and each week a fresh batch would be prepared with the trimmings of the Friday soup chicke...

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