Sunday, April 4, 2010

Caramel Matzah Crunch

4-6 Unsalted Matzah Squares
1 cup packed brown sugar
1 cup unsalted butter
3/4 cup chocolate chips

Preheat oven to 375*
Line a cookie sheet with foil or parchment paper
Line bottom of pan evenly w/matzo sheets and fill empty spaces with extra pieces
Combine butter and brown sugar in 3qt saucepan
Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly
Remove from heat and pour over matzah
Place in oven and immediately reduce heat to 350*
Bake 15 minutes, checking every few minutes to make sure mixture is not burning (if it seems to be browning too quickly, removed from oven, lower heat to 325* and return to oven)
Remove from oven and sprinkle the matzo immediately with chocolate chips
Let stand 5 minutes then spread melted chocolate over matzo (Optional: sprinkle with chopped nuts)
While still warm cut into square or odd shapes
Chill in refrigerator until set (Some people put in freezer and eat frozen!)

Passover Macaroni and Cheese

3 cups matzah farfel
8oz cheddar cheese
6 Tbsp. melted butter
3 eggs, beaten
1/4 tsp. salt
1/4 tsp. pepper
2 cups milk
1 1/2 cup sour cream

1. Mix all ingredients together.
2. Put in 2 qt. casserole.
3. Cover and bake at 350 degrees Fahrenheit for 30 minutes.
4. Uncover and bake 15 minutes longer or until brown.