Quick, healthy, and wholesome family dinners, and desserts by Rachel Berger

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You say Flodni, I say Fluden

You say Flodni, I say Fluden

  (Originally published 2/17 in The Jewish Link) So what the heck is fluden anyway? Growing up, my grandmother made it for Purim. To me, it was something she put together after she got tired of making hamentashen. You know, there was too much dough […]

Chocolate Halva Hamentashen

Chocolate Halva Hamentashen

If you are one of those people that like halva, you will absolutely go nuts for this hamentashen recipe! A delicious chocolate cookie, filled with halva, and topped with a chocolate tahini drizzle.  Now you know what you can do with all that halva you […]

S’mores Hamentashen

S’mores Hamentashen

Here is a fun variation on a hamentashen that the kids will surely love! Graham flavored cookie dough with a smooth chocolate gananche filling, topped with marshmallow and a chocolate drizzle.  An over-the-top variation you have to try! S’mores hamentashen are made with graham flour […]

Lemon Meringue Hamentashen

Lemon Meringue Hamentashen

I would always choose lemon over chocolate.  Does that make me weird?  Don’t get me wrong,  it’s not that I don’t love chocolate too, but there is something bright, refreshing and lighter about the taste of citrus fruit. After getting creative for channukah with lemon meringue […]