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First Fruits Salad for Shavuot

First Fruits Salad for Shavuot

Dairy is the go-to ingredient for the Jewish holiday of Shavuot, celebrated this year on May 26, but Stephanie Rosenbaum explores other options, including a First Fruits Salad, barley dishes and a non-dairy cheesecake.

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Pumpkin Cheesecake with a Pecan Shortbread Crust

Pumpkin Cheesecake with a Pecan Shortbread Crust

| November 19, 2009 | 8 Comments

But pumpkin pie can be more than the standard fare of pureed pumpkin mixed with cream, sugar, eggs, and spices in a butter or graham cracker crust. I mean, honestly, do we all need to make the same pie every year? So this holiday, after a lifetime of eating traditional pumpkin pie on Thanksgiving, I decided I was in the mood for something a little different.

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Key Lime Coconut Cheesecake

Key Lime Coconut Cheesecake

| September 16, 2009 | 2 Comments

This decadent treat is like the tropical love child of a refreshing, tart, key lime pie and a rich cheesecake…with a coconut cream pie floozie thrown into the mix.

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