Aharoni’s Lemon Chicken


1 medium onion

500 gr chicken breasts

1 unblemished lemon


1.5 cups clear soup

juice of 2 lemons

6 Tablespoons sugar

2 Tablespoons soy sauce

4 Tablespoons dry white wine


2 egg whites

2 Tablespoons cornflour

2 Tablespoons dry white wine

pinch […]

Mom’s Sweet & Sour Roast


1 piece of meat – no. 5 or shoulder

1/2 cup vinegar

1/2 cup soy sauce

less than 1/2 cup sugar

lots of crushed garlic


Marinade in fridge at least 2 days. Bake in oven till tender.

Vera’s Sweet & Sour Spare Ribs


1 kg chops

2 Tablespoons soy sauce

1 Tablespoon beer or sherry

2 Tablespoons chicken soup mix

2 Tablespoons honey

2 Tabelspoons vinegar

2 Tablespoons sugar

salt and pepper

Method: Mix all ingredients, and pour over chops. Refrigerate several hours, basting occasionally. Bake in very warm oven about 1 hour, basting.

Sauce for Stuffed Vegetables


1 cup water

3 Tblsp lemon juice

1 cup canned or bottled tomato juice

2 Tblsp sugar

2 bay leaves

1 bunch dill – chopped

salt, pepper


Mix all ingredients, bring to boil and simmer stuffed vegetables on low flame.