Tag Archive: Cheese

Mar 12

Is the Capital Area actually a happening place?

Confectionary 2

  We all have our reasons for living in the Capital Area. Family, ,friends, ability to get to NYC, Boston, The Berkshires  The Adirondacks and Montreal quickly are sited as the main reasons for making this area home.  But is the Capital Area on its own merits starting to become enough of a reason to set …

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Jan 27

Bravo! A Real Cheese Shop in Albany – The Cheese Traveler


“Life is great. Cheese makes it better.” ― Avery Aames, The Long Quiche Goodbye “Once we hit forty, women only have about four taste buds left: one for vodka, one for wine, one for cheese, and one for chocolate.” – Gina Barreca   The newly opened Cheese Traveler is a haven for those of us obsessed with …

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Jan 28

Catskills Mt. Cabbage and Cheese Kugel

noodle kugel

A good friend’s Grandma made this during summer vacations in the Catskills for all the grandkids. The secret to this recipe is taking the time to cook everything  thoroughly.  Be sure to spend the time cooking the onions until they are really caramelized and sweet.  The cabbage should be cooked until it is soft before you add …

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