Posted on: April 16, 2020 Posted by: Soreh Milchtein Comments: 2

Plov, a Rice Dish

Are you one of those people that love one-pot dishes? This is for you. Everyone makes this dish differently, this is my family’s recipe with my own spin on it. Plov is a rice dish traditionally made with lamb, however, I prefer chicken so that’s the protein I use.  Ingredients   1 cup of rice 1 ½ cups of water (This is based on using basmati rice, follow the instructions…

Posted on: April 16, 2020 Posted by: Soreh Milchtein Comments: 1

My Grandmother’s Apple Cake

For as long as I can remember, whenever my grandmother was visiting from Moscow, she would make her apple cake for my family. It’s very few ingredients and absolutely finger-licking good. Given that my family couldn’t afford fancy ingredients, apple cake was something that we could always make. I still make this recipe to this day, and so do many of my family members. Family recipes are meant to be…

Posted on: April 16, 2020 Posted by: Soreh Milchtein Comments: 0

The Deliciously Simple Smoothie Bowl

The temperature is getting warmer and the sun is getting brighter, and that calls for the smoothie bowl breakfast. It’s a flavorful pop to my morning. This is my version of it based on what I have in my home now, but feel free to substitute any ingredients for ones that you have on hand. Frozen Strawberries Frozen Blueberries Frozen Raspberries Frozen Bananas Chia Seeds Pumpkin Seeds  Soy Milk (I…

Posted on: April 15, 2020 Posted by: Soreh Milchtein Comments: 0

Carrot Cake With Lemon Icing

Please take note that this post may contain affiliate links. Do you love sweets but dislike following recipes? Congratulations, you’re just like me. This is my play on carrot cake and lemon icing. I used part of the recipes from (cake) & (icing) but put my own twist on them. 

Posted on: December 10, 2019 Posted by: Soreh Milchtein Comments: 0

A Piece of Paradise by Cancun

Dear traveler, Many people fly to Cancun to stay in the giant resorts catered to tourists. I am not one of those people. I prefer to stay at small hotels in small towns to experience the authentic culture. Rancho Sakol is a hotel in the small town of Puerto Morelos located about a 25-minute drive from Cancun Airport.   It’s a beautiful set of modern huts located on a stunning private…