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Mandel Bread: Maybe Jewish Biscotti?

Mandel bread is very similar to Italian biscotti. Usually made with oil, instead of butter and almost always are rolled in cinnamon sugar. Perfect for dunking, Mandel bread is not quite as dry as biscotti which makes them better in my opinion! Yes, Mandel bread is a type of biscotti and what came first? Italian …

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Ilse’s Passover Mocha Nut Cake or Simply Ilse’s Cake

Ilse’s Passover mocha nut cake isn’t just for Passover. Alex and Zoe often requested it for their birthdays.  Try this delicious walnut cake with the best, to die for, mocha frosting ever! Passover cakes are traditionally sponge or meringue cakes and are always made without leavening. Passover cakes are made without leavening because when the …

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