Stuffed Monkeys

Stuffed Monkeys

Carrying on with our Netherlands theme. Stuffed Monkeys were introduced into the UK by a Dutch baker in London. However, these delicacies were predominantly made in northern England. I was first introduced to them in the early 1970’s. After shul on a winter’s Friday...
Dutch Jewish Ginger Buns Gemberbolus

Dutch Jewish Ginger Buns Gemberbolus

Continuing our Dutch treat for our August Kosher River Cruises Netherlands cruise. Certainly not an easy recipe, but if you do it, you will certainly enjoy it. Genieten. Ingredients 500 g plain flour 5 g salt 7 g active yeast 320 g milk 30 g water 20 g brown sugar 20...
Appeltaart (Dutch Apple Tart)

Appeltaart (Dutch Apple Tart)

Our next cruise (August 2023) commences in Amsterdam. So this weeks recipe is as simple as apple Pie. Probably the most popular dessert around. This one is apple Tart with It’s Dutch name to put you in the mood. Appeltaart (Dutch Apple Tart) Ingredients Pastry...
STAMPOT

STAMPOT

One of the main features of Dutch cooking is its warmth and heartiness, and Stamppot, (literally “Mash Pot”) is one of the best examples of this. It’s a dish of mashed potatoes combined with root vegetables, like turnip, carrot and onion, but it can also include...
Klappertaart (Indonesian Coconut Cake)

Klappertaart (Indonesian Coconut Cake)

As a result of colonization, many Dutch tribes set foot in many regions of Indonesia. At that time, the Dutch traders who came to Manado, North Celebes, introduced a recipe of a dish that has later been combined with Indonesian ingredients. Because of that, the...
Sweet Spicy Braised Mahi Mahi

Sweet Spicy Braised Mahi Mahi

On our Mekong cruise one of the delicious fish we use are Mahi Mahi. On this great cruise through Vietnam and Cambodia we meet many interesting people from varied backgrounds. We will be creating kosher versions of many examples of the local cuisine.  ...