web analytics
August 3, 2015 / 18 Av, 5775
At a Glance
Sections
Sponsored Post


Home » Sections » Food » Recipes »

A Fruit Filled Holiday


Meanwhile, mix the frozen berries with the apple pie filling in one bowl. In a separate bowl mix the rest of the ingredients to make the crumble topping.

When the pie shell has cooled, pour the berry apple filling into the shell and then top with the crumble topping. Put the pie on a piece of aluminum foil in case any of the liquid bubbles over.

Bake for about 55 minutes or until the liquid is bubbling and the topping looks golden brown.

 

 

Bobbi’s Banana* Cake

By Rachel Weiss

 

Ingredients:

2 eggs
1 c sugar
1/3 cup oil
1 tsp vanilla
1 cup mashed banana (3 small or 2 big)
1-1/2 cup flour
1 tsp baking soda
1 tsp baking powder

 

Directions:

In a mixing bowl beat eggs at medium speed, gradually adding sugar, oil (canola my preference), vanilla, mashed banana, baking soda and baking powder. Set to lowest speed and add flour slowly until well mixed.

Pour into lightly greased 9” square baking pan and bake at 325 degrees for 50 to 60 minutes. It’s done when a wooden toothpick inserted into its center comes out clean.

Recipe can be doubled or tripled and baked in separate pans (experiment with size) or cupcake holders and frozen for future use.

*Bananas are of the ho’adama family and not included in the ha’etz themed Tu B’Shevat seudah. However, a slight variation of the recipe will qualify it as Tu B’Shevat fare and enhance its nutritional value and flavor to boot; simply substitute ground almonds for half the flour. For extra kick, dissolve a heaping teaspoon of coffee granules in a few drops of boiling water and add to mixture.

Hint: Overripe bananas can be mashed and stored in freezer in plastic containers. This will save the fruit from going to waste and save you time when you’re ready to bake.

 

 

Tu-012513-CompoteMy Favorite Compote

By Ann Novick

Peel fruit – Apples, peaches, pears or plumbs – and remove pits. Cut into smaller pieces.

Place fruit in pot and fill with water to reach the level of the fruit, not to cover.  Add sugar or sweetener to taste.

Bring to a boil and cook for 1/2 hour or until the apple is soft.

 

 

Apple and Pecan Nut Cake

By Rimonah Traub

 

Ingredients:Tu-012513-Nut-Cake

4 eggs
1.5 cups sugar
1.5 cups flour
½ cup oil
2 flat teaspoons cinnamon
2 teaspoons baking powder
1.5 teaspoons vanilla essence or Avkat Vaniel (found in paper sachets – Israeli style)
2 tablespoons apple juice (not essential – can substitute 2 tablespoons of orange juice or water)
4 peeled green apples
50 grams pecan or walnuts
Drop of lemon
1 teaspoon of baking soda (optional)

 

Directions:

Cube apples and sprinkle on a teaspoon of sugar and ¼ teaspoon of cinnamon.  Squeeze lemon over the apples

In a separate bowl, beat eggs, then add the following ingredients mixing again after each one: sugar, oil, apple juice and vanilla essence.

Then slowly add flour, rest of cinnamon, baking soda and powder and beat well. Add apples and nuts and beat some more.

Pour batter in a round tin and bake at 180° degrees for about an hour.

The cake should be slightly browned on top and shrunk a little on the sides.

Note: Feel free to substitute 3 grated carrots and small can of pineapple in its juice for the apples.

About the Author:


If you don't see your comment after publishing it, refresh the page.

Our comments section is intended for meaningful responses and debates in a civilized manner. We ask that you respect the fact that we are a religious Jewish website and avoid inappropriate language at all cost.

If you promote any foreign religions, gods or messiahs, lies about Israel, anti-Semitism, or advocate violence (except against terrorists), your permission to comment may be revoked.

No Responses to “A Fruit Filled Holiday”

Comments are closed.

Current Top Story
U.S. President Barack Obama
Jewish Group Demands Obama Stop Demonizing Jews
Latest Sections Stories

We studied his seforim together, we listened to famous cantorial masters and we spoke of his illustrious yichus, his pedigree, dating back to the famous commentator, Rashi.

Singer-Saul-Jay-logo-NEW

Jews who were considered, but not ultimately selected, include Woody Allen, Saul Bellow, David Ben-Gurion, Marc Chagall, Anne Frank, and Barbra Streisand.

Personally I wish that I had a mother like my wife.

What’s the difference between the first and second ten-year-old?

What makes this diary so historically significant is that it is not just the private memoir of Dr. Seidman. Rather, it is a reflection of the suffering of Klal Yisrael at that time.

Rabbi Lau is a world class speaker. When he relates stories, even concentration camp stories, the audience is mesmerized. As we would soon discover, he is in the movie as well.

Each essay, some adapted from lectures Furst prepared for live audiences, begins with several basic questions around a key topic.

For the last several years, four Jewish schools in the Baltimore Jewish community have been expelling students who have not received their vaccinations.

“We can’t wait for session II to begin” said camp director Mrs. Judy Neufeld.

More Articles from Jewish Press Staff

Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/sections/food/recipes/a-fruit-filled-holiday/2013/01/24/

Scan this QR code to visit this page online: