Author Archives: יונתן אדס

We dig Israel!

Summer has arrived and so have our relatives from abroad, and even though it is insanely hot, it is time to go out and explore the country. The activity – participation in a real archaeological dig – is something that they told us … Continue reading

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Holy Mackerel!

Despite the crazy heat and my wish to remain in an air-conditioned room, some things simply cannot be arranged over the phone or Internet, which is why I found myself wandering around Netanya. Since I was not far from the market, I … Continue reading

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Escape room or not?

The invitation to my 26th escape room arrived from an unexpected source – a bloggers event hosted by Questomania to present the new trends in the field including hands-on experience. Our fourth escape room was one of Questomania’s and it was a … Continue reading

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Shall I light up?

I have been meaning to try it myself for years, you must admit it is intriguing. I have talked about it with friends, read about it on the internet and even watched some TV programs about it, but I have … Continue reading

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Barcelona lessons – Spanish Omelet

Eggs are not my favorite food. It is one thing when they are hidden in a quiche or a mousse, in a meringue or in ice-cream. I can even handle a yolk when it is fried with bacon, but hard-boiled eggs, … Continue reading

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Barcelona lessons – Gazpacho

During our trip to Spain last month, my son & I attended a cooking class in Barcelona, one of the dishes we learned to prepares was Gazpacho (4 weeks ago to the day) – a cold soup from the southern … Continue reading

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Ribbed animal wanted

Ribbed animal wanted for Saturday lunch Correction Animal ribs wanted Separate the ribs with a knife – just the meat, leave the bones connected Coat with honey and then with mustard Place rosemary sprigs between the ribs Brush with a … Continue reading

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I need to de-liver

“May I have some chicken liver?” “Are you sure? It is Shavuot now everyone is into milk” “Don’t worry, I will take milk products too” “So what is it you wanted?” “Some of these livers, yes the darker ones, not the … Continue reading

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Who died?

“I have a new Kurt Vonnegut book for you” “Isn’t he dead?” “I think he is, maybe it has only just been translated” “Let’s see what it says in the book” Translated 2011 Written 2009 Died 2007 So is he … Continue reading

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20 years later

When I was a student in Ben-Gurion university in Beer-Sheva, we used meet on Fridays at lunchtime and drive to the market in a car or two (most of us did not yet own cars) for our weekly shopping. The main … Continue reading

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