About the Author


Elizabeth Kurtz

Elizabeth Kurtz is the creator of gourmetkoshercooking.com and columnist for the Jerusalem Post, Aish.com, and other national magazines. She is a featured chef on videos for Recipe Box TV on aol.com and yahoo.com. She is passionate about food and entertaining and loves teaching cooking classes. Her first cookbook titled, CELEBRATE, food, family, shabbos is in stores now, on Amazon.com and "celebrates", 200 original recipes easy enough for everyday and special enough for Shabbos or any holiday. She can be reached at ekurtz@gourmetkoshercooking.com


Sensational Ice Cream Desserts

Be sure to hide these amazing treats in your freezer until you're ready to serve them!

Fresh, Light Summer Fruit Recipes

Delicious recipes that incorporate yummy summertime fruits.

Cheesecake Galore!

Oreo Cookie, Ooey Gooey Caramel Toffee Cheesecake, Chocolate Mousse Cheesecake, and a few other treats like Brookies, Raspberry Coconut Bars and Strawberry Semi-Freddo.

Healthy & Easy to Make Dairy Shavuot Menu

Soup, salads and fish, plus yummy dessert.

Top Food Trends for 2019

Cutting edge kosher recipes the whole family will enjoy.

6 Easy and Unique Passover Recipes

Each one is simple to make, somewhat unique and will be a great addition to your Passover or everyday repertoire.

Passover Cooking: Getting Started

Kosher for Passover recipes that are fantastic to make ahead and defrost.

Unique & Fun Recipes for Purim

Including butterscotch blondies with pretzels and peanuts and zesty spiced imitation crab cakes.

8 Amazing Dips

Healthy, easy to make and my favorite way to start any meal.

Kids in the Kitchen

Terrific kid-friendly recipes, with or without you.

Super Bowl Food and Fun

Quick and easy to make crowd pleasing food.

Nothing Fishy Here

Amazing fish dishes that taste great and not fishy.

Some Healthier Shabbat Options

These recipes are flavorful, wholesome and even easier to make than the less nutritious version you’re used to.

My Best Slow Cooker Recipes

Super simple solutions to weeknight cooking.

Yummy Winter Soups

Rich, creamy and perfect for a cold winter night.

Homemade School Snacks, Nutritious and Delicious

Fruit and veggie muffins, chewy oat dried fruit bars and more.

Indian Cooking, Kosher and Simplified

Savory, rich and delicious recipes your family will love.

Super Simple and Delicious Recipes for Simchat Torah

Easy to make dishes so you can spend more time with family and friends.

Recipes Perfect for Sukkot

From maple mustard chicken to Mississippi Mud pie.

A Savory and Sweet New Year

Zesty and delicious recipes to add to your repertoire.

Travel Meals

Great entrees to take with you on your journeys, and practical tips for traveling with food.

BBQ Season in Full Swing

Meat, chicken and fish options, plus a tantalizing dessert.

Creative Cuisine for the Nine Days

Delicious non-meat dishes your entire family will enjoy.

What to Do with Leftover Chicken

5 quick dinner options with tons of new flavor.

Lighter Dishes for Rosh Hashanah

Perfect recipes for a three day Yom Tov.

A Simple Gourmet Rosh Hashanah

Combining savory and sweet flavors to create out-of-this-world dishes.

On the Grill: How to Do It Right

Practical tips and great recipes.

Exciting Recipe Ideas for the Nine Days

Fish and vegetarian options that will make you feel like you’ve experienced international street food from all over the world.

5 Fantastic Fish Recipes for Shavuot

So there’s plenty of room for cheesecake.

Passover Desserts You Can’t Pass Over

These dessert recipes are worth the calories and the time to make.

Make-Ahead Passover Dinner Menu

Delicious and easy to make recipes that also rewarm well.

Quick and Fun Purim Recipes

Liven up your festive meal with these savory and colorful dishes.

A Scrumptious Rosh Hashanah Meal

Combining the flavors of pomegranate, sweet honey, and apples into an unforgettable menu.

Great Menu for Yummy Passover Meal

Asparagus soup, pot roast with mushroom sauce, ice cream with balsamic strawberry sauce.

Passover Cakes, Cookies and Ice Cream

You can’t pass over these delicious desserts.

Cook This for Passover

Delicious recipes to expand your culinary Passover horizons.

Surprising Purim Recipes

Spice things up with these creative, yummy dishes.

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