Home-Made Yogurt


1 liter 3% milk

1 heaped Tblsp plain yogurt



Bring milk to boil, then cool to room temperature. Strain milk into Tupperware-style bowl. Add 1 heaped Tblsp yogurt and whisk well. Preheat oven to 80 degrees and switch off. Close bowl and leave in oven overnight. Refrigerate 1 hour before eating.

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Mom’s Easy Barbecue Chickpea Casserole

4 cups cooked or canned chickpeas

3-4 Tblsp maple syrup or honey

1 teasp prepared mustard

3/4 large can crushed tomatoes

1 medium onion – chopped

Freshly ground black pepper

1/2 teasp cayenne pepper


Mix all ingredients well, and pile into oiled casserole dish. Cover and bake about 1 hour in mod-hot oven, uncovering […]

Dietetic Cheese Souffle

8 onions – finely chopped

4 x 1% cottage cheese

2 eggs

1 T bulgar wheat (or flour)

Grated yellow cheese

Mix all ingredients in oven-proof dish. Cover with grated cheese and bake till ready.

Creamy Noodles


250 gr ribbon noodles – cooked and drained

tin peas

Fresh mushrooms, sliced

75 gr butter

125 ml sour cream (or yoghurt)

40 gr parmesan

black pepper to taste


250 gr pastrama – cut in strips


Add all ingredients to bowl with noodles, toss, and heat 5-10 minutes in oven.

Lori’s Pancakes


1 cup flour

2 teaspoons baking powder

2 Tablespoons sugar

1 egg

3/4 cup milk

2 Tablespoons oil

1 teaspoon vanilla essence

Maple syrup

Method: Mix flour, baking powder, and sugar. Beat egg, add milk, oil, and vanilla essence. Add egg mixture to flour, and mix with wooden spoon until smooth. Oil […]

Cheese Balls


1/2 kg Tuv Ta’am white cheese

4 eggs

12 Tablespoon semolina

3/4 teaspoon salt

1 teaspoon sugar

Method: In large pot, bring slightly salted water to boil. Mix all ingredients in large bowl. Form ping-pong sized balls and cook in boiling water 12-15 mintues, until they swell and float to top. Serve with sour […]

Mom's Cheese Latkes


250 gr 9% cream cheese

1 egg

1/2 cup flour

100 gr butter for frying

Method: Mix flour and cheese. Add sugar and egg. Melt 30 gr butter, and when bubbling fry 1 level Tablespoon cheese mixtuer over moderate flame, about 3 mintues each side. Serve hot or cold, with or without sour cream. […]

Mom's White Cheese Souffle


1 kg cream cheese

4 eggs – separated

5 Tablespoons Self-Raising flour

1 cup milk

salt and pepper

100 gr butter

lots of dill – chopped

Method: Stiffly beat egg whites. Mix otehr ingredients and fold into whites. Bake 3/4-1 hour in mod-hot oven.

Edna’s Mushroom Pie

Ingredients: Dough:

1 container sour cream (200 ml)

200 gr butter

1 pkt (2.5 cups) Self Raising flour


1 kg champignon

Katchkeval – thick slices

Method: Mix dough, and spread quite thinly on bottom of pyrex or baking tray. Slice mushrooms, and cover the dough. Cover mushrooms with […]

Bobba’s Saltenosses

Ingredients: Dough:

2 cups flour

water to make pliable dough

pinch salt

1 egg


3/4 container 9% white cheese (1 container = 250 gr)

1 egg

1 desert spoon flour (or more)

Mix all ingredients.


1 container sweet cream (250 gr)


1 Tablespoon butter

salt, cinnamon, […]