Remember to start with the finest ingredients!

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An introduction from Ruth.

An amazing kosher menu that we enjoyed in Skokie, IL, July 2011: the Mesora Dinner, by Dr. Ari Greenspan & Rabbi Dr. Ari Zivotofsky.

An interview with Ruth.

Here's a different viewpoint on passing recipes from generation to generation.

I've tried to be as faithful to my actual cooking methods as possible. Email me at

if you have questions.