Farmer’s Market Charoset

Spring is here, finally. Easter and Passover are around the corner and the weather is trying ever so much to warm up.  It’s actually pleasant to walk around a farmers market without the cold wind pushing you along.   This week on my stroll through the Union Square Green Market the first table that caught my…

What’s For Dinner?

Coming off an eight day stretch one would think my creative juices would be completely juiced out. But this is the first week of the month and I want to continue this series called “What’s For Dinner?” The idea, as I mentioned previously, is to hopefully inspire you to make a quick and delicious dinner,…

Bringing a Little Pizzaz to a Traditional Irish Potato Pancake

St. Patrick’s Day is right around the corner and everyone will be making Corned Beef and Cabbage, Shepherd’s Pie and Irish Soda Bread. There are so many other traditional Irish dishes that are really spot on, but never seem to bubble to the surface: Dublin Coddle (sausage, bacon and potato), Colcannon (potatoes and cabbage), and Boxty….