Eating DC: Call Your Mother Deli

Call Your Mother Deli, if you live in (and around) DC and haven’t heard of them, have you been living under a rock? Opened by the same team that owns Timber Pizza Co., Call Your Mother Deli is a Jew-ish style deli. Think all your favorites, with a twist! I first found out about Call […]

Neiman Marcus Cookies

Ingredients: 1 cup packed brown sugar 1 cup white sugar 1 cup unsalted butter; softened or at room temperature 2 1/2 cups rolled oats 2 cups all-purpose flour 2 eggs 1/2 tsp salt 1 tsp baking powder 1 tsp baking soda 1 tsp vanilla extract 1 1/2 cups of chocolate chips (eye ball it) 1 […]

Hanukkah Sufganiyot (Jelly Donuts)

Ingredients: 1 packet of dry active yeast 1 tbsp and 4-5 cups of flour 1 tbsp and 1/4 cup of white sugar 2 egg yolks 1 egg 1/2 cup of warm milk (microwave it for 30 seconds) 1/2 tsp orange zest 2 tbsp orange juice 1 tbsp brandy 1 tsp salt 1 tsp vanilla extract […]

Eating DMV: Mike’s Crab House

Summer in the Mid Atlantic is synonymous with crab season.  This summer, I was lucky enough to go for crabs a few times and at various locations in Maryland.  While Cantler’s Riverside Inn will always be my favorite, Mike’s Crab House was pretty incredible as well. Mike’s is great because their menu has something for […]