Double chocolate brownie–honey sweetened

Since childhood, I’ve loved chocolate, nearly every form, from Hershey’s milk chocolate bars,(with or without nuts) to thickly iced cupcakes, to brownies and layer cakes. The brownies I first encountered happened when I visited my father,Irving, a baker, at one of his six bakeries in Newark, New Jersey. Baking was his business for several decades…

Seasoned cabbage rolls with beef and rice

I remember eating and loving the flavor of  stuffed cabbage as a child. As I faintly recall, the rolls were thick, the nearly translucent cooked cabbage was  smothered in a red sauce that dripped off the sides; it tasted  slightly sweet, but not too much.  I know I loved the combination  of moist beef and…

Superior Spinach Quiche

From Nourished: A Memoir of Cooking and the Arts, by Marilyn Raff Cook and Prep. Time: 90 minutes     /     Serves 4 6 eggs, lightly mixed 1 ½ cups heavy cream or half and half 2 cups chopped fresh spinach, packed medium-tight. Frozen spinach works too, but cook it half way through,…