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Pie Crust Apple Strudel and Other Stuff

This simple apple strudel is made with prepared pie crust, fat apple wedges and loaded with raisins, walnuts and cinnamon. Topped with whipped cream, this strudel is a keeper! (This is an updated post from 2017) Apple strudel is a dessert that holds memories. Apples seem to be in my DNA, given that my mother …

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Braised Chicken with Apples

Braised Chicken with apples and Italian sausage is the perfect fall dish. Manservant and I  loved it and tonight I’m even serving the leftovers with mashed potatoes. Because he ate all the noodles! Braised chicken and apples with Italian sausage and prunes may sound like an unlikely combination, but this dish had Manservant swooning. Me …

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Apple Cake with Streusel and Caramel Sauce (Passover)

Apple Cake with Streusel and Caramel Sauce begins with a simple matzo meal crust. It is then topped with almost a fresh apple pie filling and then spread with more of the crust batter, sprinkled with streusel and finished with a simply insane caramel sauce. There are a zillion types of apple cake. There are …

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Honey Cake Recipe with Apples and Toasted Walnuts

This Honey Cake Recipe with Apples and Toasted Walnuts is the perfect cake to welcome the Jewish New Year. Full of flavor, this is the best honey cake I’ve ever made! Every year I make honey cakes. Every year I always think it can be improved upon. BUT NOT THIS YEAR! Maybe that’s a sign …

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