pumpkin profiteroles // quick cream puffs

pumpkin profiteroles // quick cream puffs

makes twenty-four profiteroles I really wanted to make sufganiyot tonight. Sufganiyot are Israeli confections - donuts that are deep-fried, filled with custard or (more commonly) jelly, and dusted with sugar. Unfortunately, my mom was set on making latkes and used up all the vegetable oil, so the sufganiyot will have to wait. Cream puffs (profiteroles and cream [...]

pumpkin cheesecake with almond gingersnap crust + sukkot

makes twelve servings There are hundreds of Jewish holidays. Okay there are twelve, but that's actually so many! We have a holiday to celebrate the birthday of the trees! Sukkot celebrates agriculture and autumn and the harvest season. It involves building and sleeping in a sukkah, which has three walls and an roof made of tree branches [...]