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Panko Gremolata on ANYTHING

Cauliflower again!  The magical cauliflower makes an appearance at least once a week these days, usually more.  Tossed into lentil soup, roasted alongside potato chunks, finely chopped into salads, you name it, I’m doing it.  As a kid I think I only ate cauliflower one way, the most 90’s way humanly possible; smothered in warm […]

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Chicken Tinga

Show me the MONEY  MEXICAN food!  I swear, there is none in this town. Not Mexican, not tex-mex, not Baja style, nothing, nada. Okay OK there is a place that is calling itself Mexicana – but its a joke, and there is another place that’s technically a bar and happens to serve a few decent dishes […]

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Comics and Food and stuff

my best friend Melissa sent me a really cool link to Saveur Magazine’s “Recipe Comix”. The magazine asked a bunch of known comic book artists to draw them a recipe. The results are fanfreakintastic! It got me thinking about illustrating my own recipes.  I draw a lot, and often I draw food – but I […]

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I call them an Army of Pillows

Making gnocchi is one of those things that I forget to do.  I have to remind myself like, “hey man, you know what you haven’t done in a looong time? Gnocchi.”  And then I go to the kitchen and if I have some potatoes and an egg,  then I make potato gnocchi. But if I […]

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Cinnamon-buns…sort of…not really

Following a recent social protest in Tel Aviv (during which we marched, chanted, and eventually stood while a rally commenced), we did what all good justice fighters do…we indulged.  Tired of marching for a cause, we instead marched ourselves to the brand new Cinnabon storefront on the corner of Rabin Square and ordered a couple […]

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Roasted Cauliflower Bowl of Comfort

Tel Aviv climate is pretty spectacular. We have beach weather for most of the year and a mild and brief season of cozy rainy days.  The temperature still manages to climb to 22 C (71 degrees F!!) during the day right now, but in the evenings, after the Mediterranean sun has dipped below the sea, the temperature […]

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