BURN THE BUTTER

BURN THE BUTTER Burn the butter along with the many other little lessons my grandmother taught me without trying to teach me is some of

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POTATO LATKES

POTATO LATKES Dearest Michael, My dear love. For me, one of the greatest pleasures since you came into our lives is including Judaism as part

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RICE PILAF

RICE PILAF Dearest Michael, We are just coming off our weekend away celebrating your great grandfather’s 100th birthday. You are lucky. I am lucky. We

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GRANDMA BELLE’S BRISKET

GRANDMA BELLE’S BRISKET Dearest Michael, It seems apropos on the week before Rosh Hashanah to deliver to your future kitchen Grandma Belle’s Brisket recipe. I

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MRS. MINUTELLI’S TOMATO SAUCE

MRS. MINUTELLI’S TOMATO SAUCE Dearest Michael, Growing up in a small town like Bristol, RI and raising a child happily forces some friendships with unlikely

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WHITE CAKE

WHITE CAKE Dearest Michael, Along with frozen chocolate chip cookies, your uncle Michael loved white cake with CHOCOLATE ICING. WHITE CAKE, not yellow cake, that

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ISABELLE’S CHICKEN

Dearest Michael, You are so fortunate to have been born when your Great Grandparents were still alive. You got to meet Grandma Kitsie, (HOT FUDGE

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BROCCOLI CASSEROLE

BROCCOLI CASSEROLE Dearest Michael, There are some recipes that I must share with you because of the experience of the recipe and not necessarily because

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HUMMUS

HUMMUS Dearest Michael, When I was only twelve, my grandparents, your great grandparents, took me on an almost one month trip to Israel and Italy.

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CHOCOLATE CHIP PANCAKES

CHOCOLATE CHIP PANCAKES Dearest Michael, I learned so much about mothering from our friend and pretend family, Karen. Karen has been our neighbor right across

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