Jewish Comfort Food–Kasha Varnishkes

Here’s a traditional side-dish which is a perfect accompaniment to any meal but especially Rosh Hashana. If you haven’t tried this one give it a go. It’s easy to prepare and I highly recommend using Wolff’s Brand of Kasha (buckwheat) . You can make this a vegetarian dish as well . Perfect any time of year . Happy Cooking.

Cooking with Candi

This is truly traditional Jewish comfort food made with buckwheat grains and bowtie noodles. I love it and grew up eating it and  try to make it a few times a year. What better time to make it than the Jewish New Year? it’s super easy and super tasty. If you’ve never made it why not start now. It’s a wonderful side dish to any meal and it can be vegetarian for all of those who need some extra vegetarian dishes on their tables.

Kasha comes in a box. There are different types of Kasha and almost all will work. I use medium or coarse granulation.  Wolff’s brand is really wonderful so look for it.

Ingredients:

1 package bowtie ( farfalle ) noodles (app. 3/4 lb.)

1 white/yellow onion thinly sliced or you can use chopped onions , entirely up to you.

app. 2 tablespoons olive oil, you may need a  little more and may want a…

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