The dishes I am posting here are just so good! And, as the title of this post says you don’t; have to Jewish to enjoy them! The recipes I have included in this post are: Gefilte Fish in the Instant Pot, Chicken Soup in the Instant Pot, Sweet Noodle Kugel with Apples & Raisins, Sweet & Sour Baked Eggplant, Butternut Squash Kugel, Sweet Potato in Orange Sauce Casserole
I will post some dessert ideas in another post!!
There are a couple recipes that use the Instant Pot, if you do not have one you can make the Gefiltel Fish on the stove ( use the package instructions ) & the Chicken Soup can also be made on the stove… the times will be different.. the soup will take longer on the stove as will the fish!
I have been making gefilte fish from scratch for years, but only make it twice a year. Rarely do I buy the pre-made frozen logs, though I like to have one on hand in the freezer “just In case”.
Well, I decided to make a chicken soup in the Instant Pot. Usually I cook my soup for hours & hours on the stove & then some more! Lots of skimming & skimming…this is how my grandmother made her chicken soup & my mom & my sisters… but I have found a new way for… Continue reading →
First posted in September of 2017…. This Sweet Noodle Kugel with Apples & Raisins ( you can omit the raisins if you don’t like them!) is a family recipe of my friend Pnina. I am so honoured that she shared this recipe with me. Perfect for this time of year when there is an abundance… Continue reading →
I have several recipes for noodle kugel on this blog…but maybe kugel is like chicken…lots of different recipes & I think they are all good in their own way
My friend Pnina has given me recipes over the years but this year she gave me 2 new ones to try! The first one is this delicious & simple baked eggplant casserole.
What is a kugel? It is a baked kind of pudding…it can be noodles, potatoes, butternut squash….the main ingredient of a kugel is sometimes pre-cooked…mashed…grated… eggs are added ….put it into a baking dish & you have a kugel!
This Sweet Potato in Orange Sauce Casserole is delicious!