Author: Eliyahu Mintz


Sautéed Cabbage with Haloumi Cheese Sticks

Fried Haloumi Cheese Fingers

Those of us on a low-carb high-fat diet are always looking for new and satisfying meals that fit the prerequisites of this eating regimen. While too much dairy can prevent weight loss, occasionally one hankers for butter and cheese. Hence the following recipe which I put together during one inspired afternoon: buttery soft cabbage served …

Main courses, Shabbos

Chicken and Rice Pilaf with Mushrooms

chicken and rice

During a recent bereavement, a neighbor made us a delicious meal for Shabbat. It was pure comfort food: chicken and rice with mushrooms. Sounds simple, but there was something about the rice, in particular, that was very comforting. I asked our neighbor, the cook, for the recipe. She said, “No special recipe. Just rice prepared …