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sweet potato chili latkes

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Tweet Tis the season to honor our traditions while re-inventing them to bring more nutrition and style to your holiday table. With that thought in mind, this recipe brings a hearty edginess to traditional Hanukkah latkes by using sweet potatoes and fresh or dried chilis. I love cooking with sweet potatoes when in season since they are a power […]

not bubby’s borscht

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Tweet Cracking into Sweet Bean’s CSA stash of organic root winter vegetables meant reinventing the warm Ukrainian soup synonymous with eastern European Jewish culture. I created a slightly refined, if not more nutritious, version that included lentils and carrots in addition to the requisite beets. I grated the veggies using the Cuisinart instead of cutting them into chunks, which […]