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Chocolate Babka Wreath with Orange

Chocolate Babka is the stuff dreams are made of. Rich, buttery brioche dough with swirling ribbons of orange-scented chocolate running through it make this recipe the dreamiest of them all. … Read more

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Chocolate Rugelach with Pecans

Chocolate Rugelach might be my favorite of all the Jewish cookies. Layers of flaky pastry filled with rich dark chocolate and crunchy toasted pecans are just irresistible. Chocolate Rugelach are … Read more

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How to Make Smoked Salmon

Smoked Salmon is a really easy starter recipe for anyone new to smoking foods. This recipe is so simple that it is hard to even call it a recipe. The … Read more

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Lemon Coconut Macaroons

Coconut Macaroons are a guilty pleasure for me because I am a serious coconut lover. These Lemon Coconut Macaroons totally hit the spot because they are chewy, sweet, and full … Read more

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35+ Best Hanukkah Recipes

The best Hanukkah recipes are decadent. It’s a holiday all about celebrating the miracle of oil, after all. Hanukkah is all about surviving against the odds, and what better way … Read more