About Dale Raben

Dale Raben is a writer/editor/aspiring housewife living in Brooklyn, originally from South Florida. She's a children's book review editor and is currently pursuing a master's in English Literature and planning her wedding. When she doesn't have her nose in a book, she's whippin something up in the kitchen. Dale is one of Jewcy's Pickled food bloggers.

Q&A with The Amateur Gourmet

By October 22, 2007

Adam Roberts was an unhappy law school student when he discovered that cooking could save him from "spiritual starvation." While legal work left him deeply unfulfilled, he blossomed on the side as a lover of food. Quickly realizing what his … Read More

More Jessica Seinfeld Drama: Who Knew?

By October 19, 2007

It turns out that putting spinach in brownies is common knowledge. Apparently, Jessica Seinfeld's book Deceptively Delicious (Collins) contains many of the same recipes found in Missy Chase Lapine's The Sneaky Chef (Running Press), another recent cookbook that advocates hiding … Read More

Jessica Seinfeld Videos

By October 12, 2007

Remember how Jessica Seinfeld lies to her children? By mixing butternut squash into macaroni and cheese and beets into chocolate cake? Well now you can watch five videos of her being sneaky in her kitchen. I must admit, these videos are pretty … Read More

L.A. Jews Swarm Kosher Subway

By October 12, 2007

Kosher Jews in the L.A. 'hood couldn't be happier: now they, too, can aspire to be like Jared. The West Coast's first kosher Subway recently opened on Pico Boulevard. The first one opened just last year in Cleveland, and since then … Read More

Wolfgang Puck to Open Kosher Cafe

By October 12, 2007

Kosher Chicagoans will soon be able to go out for lunch downtown like everyone else. Wolfgang Puck, a big fan of Jewish cooking, is opening a new kosher cafe and catering company at the Spertus Institute of Jewish Studies. Puck's … Read More

The Domestic Goddess Is Back

By October 8, 2007

The only man who's ever told me to lose weight was a boyfriend I had who turned out to be gay. I so feel you, Nigella. My favorite [British] home cook and food writer is back on The Food Network, … Read More

Jerry Seinfeld’s Wife Deceives Her Children

By October 4, 2007

Jessica Seinfeld, wife of Jerry Seinfeld, has come up with an ingenious way to get her three kids to eat their vegetables: she purees them and sneaks them into similar-colored foods that her kids actually like. For example, cauliflower puree … Read More

Foods to Take to the Tent

By September 25, 2007

So, how was everyone’s Yom Kippur? Sucky? Mine, too. Let’s put that sad Saturday of food deprivation behind us and move on: We’ve got tents to put up. Sukkot, which begins on Thursday, is both a historical and agricultural festival and … Read More