Amazon | BEST PRICE: Instant Pot Lux 6qt

Amazon | BEST PRICE: Instant Pot Lux 6qt

  • Instant Pot Lux 6 qt Multi-Cooker, combines 6 kitchen appliances in 1, pressure cooker, slow cooker, rice cooker, sauté, steamer, and Warmer, prepares dishes up to 70% faster to support your busy lifestyle
  • Built with the latest 3rd generation microprocessor technology, up to 240 minutes pressure-cooking up to 24 hours delay start, automatic Keep Warm up to 10 hours, 3 temperatures in saute & slow cook
  • Healthy, stainless steel (18/8) inner cooking pot made from food grade 304, no chemical coating, 3-ply bottom for even heat distribution, fully sealed environment traps the flavors, nutrients and aromas within the food
  • Power supply: 120V – 60Hz
  • Power: 1000 watts

Not sure which instant pot to get, there are a couple of guides:

If you are new to Instant Pot cooking, you might want to check out the Kosher Instant Pot Facebook Group.

Amazon | BEST PRICE + COUPON + SUBSCRIBE & SAVE: GoGo Squeezers

Amazon | BEST PRICE + COUPON + SUBSCRIBE & SAVE: GoGo Squeezers

  • Applesauce on the GoGo made from 100% real fruit in portable, BPA-free, squeezable pouches
  • Unsweetened applesauce pouches made from 100% real fruit, kosher certified, non-GMO, gluten-free, nut-free, dairy-free, no added colors, flavors, or high fructose corn syrup
  • Healthy, convenient snacks perfect for kids sports teams, classroom snacks, family-friendly parties, and outdoor entertaining
  • Pouches fit perfectly in a lunchbox or backpack—pop a pouch in the freezer overnight, and use it as an icepack in your child’s lunch
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Amazon | BEST PRICE + SUBSCRIBE & SAVE: GoGo Squeezers

Amazon | BEST PRICE + SUBSCRIBE & SAVE: GoGo Squeezers

  • Organic applesauce on the GoGo made from 100% real fruit in portable, BPA-free, squeezable pouches
  • Unsweetened applesauce pouches made from 100% real fruit, kosher certified, non-GMO, gluten free, nut free, dairy free, no added colors, flavors, or high fructose corn syrup
  • Healthy, convenient snacks perfect for kids sports teams, classroom snacks, family-friendly parties, and outdoor entertaining
  • Pouches fit perfectly in a lunchbox or backpack—pop a pouch in the freezer overnight, and use it as an icepack in your child’s lunch
  • At GoGo squeeZ, our mission is to make it easier for families to be healthier and happier. With over 20 varieties of fruit and veggieZ on-the-go, plus new GoGo squeeZ BlastZ, we’re more than just Applesauce, we’re Goodness on the Go!
  • HECKSHER: OU
Amazon | BEST PRICE + SUBSCRIBE & SAVE: Kids Clif Variety Pack

Amazon | BEST PRICE + SUBSCRIBE & SAVE: Kids Clif Variety Pack

  • MORE FLAVORS TO SAVOR: Each variety pack contains 16 delicious snacks, including original Zbar, Zbar Protein, Zbar Filled, and Zfruit.
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  • HECKSHER: Bars are OU-D and Fruit Bar is Kof-K
Amazon | BEST PRICE: Cuisinart Springform Pan

Amazon | BEST PRICE: Cuisinart Springform Pan

  • 9-inch springform pan made of heavy-gauge aluminized steel for fast, even heating
  • Whitford Xylan nonstick coating inside and out ensures effortless food release
  • Latch opens to release baked cake; extra-thick rolled edges prevent warping
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Shabbat Menu Planning: Cold Summer Lunches

Shabbat Menu Planning: Cold Summer Lunches

This past Shabbat was incredibly hot. I thought I would put together some ideas for summer lunches for these very hot shabbatot.

Appetizers/Dips

Instant Pot Hard-Boiled Eggs (A Mind “Full” Mom) – PAREVE
Stuffed Grape Leaves (Buy on Amazon) – PAREVE
Tuna or Salmon Tartare (Levana Cooks) – FISH PAREVE
Deviled Eggs (The Jewish Kitchen) – PAREVE
Deviled Egg Bar (Real Simple) – PAREVE or DAIRY
Chopped Liver (Tori Avey) – MEAT
Vegetarian Chopped Liver (What Jew Wanna Eat) – PAREVE / NUTS
Matbucha (From the Grapevine) – PAREVE
Guacamole (Downshiftology) – PAREVE
Tabouli (May I Have That Recipe?) – PAREVE
Classic Hummus (Gimme Some Oven) – PAREVE

Salads/Vegetables/Sides

I have a lot of ideas I put together:

Top 5 Salads
Salads

Other ideas:
Sesame Noodles (Chocolate Covered Katie) – PAREVE
Mediterranean Pasta Salad (Leah Cooks Kosher) – PAREVE
Curry Roasted Cauliflower (The Spruce Eats) – PAREVE
Quinoa Gado Gado Bowl (Minimalist Baker) – PAREVE / PEANUTS
Roasted Asparagus Wheat Berry Salad with Arugula Pistachio Peston (A Beautiful Plate) – DAIRY / NUTS
Sweet Potato Quinoa Black Bean Salad (Well Plated) – PAREVE
Everything but the Kitchen Sink Pasta Salad (Half Baked Harvest) – DAIRY
Heavenly Cheese Sambousak (The Jewish Hostess) – DAIRY
Salmon Avocado Poke Bowl (Simply Recipes) – FISH / PAREVE
London Broil Salad (Overtime Cook) – MEAT
Tortilla de Patatas (Smitten Kitchen) – PAREVE
Yapchik (Between Carpools) – MEAT
Wheatberry Superfood Salad (Sylvia Fallas) – PAREVE
Panzanella Summer Salad (Ronnie Fein) – PAREVE

Cold Soups

Gazpacho (Barefoot Contessa) – PAREVE
Watermelon Gazpacho (Kosher by Gloria) – PAREVE
Cold Cucumber Soup with Fresh Tuna & Soba Noodles (Chabad) – FISH PAREVE
French Wild Mushroom Soup (Levana Cooks) – PAREVE
Beet & Cabbage Borscht (Spruce Eats) – PAREVE or DAIRY
Chilled Zucchini Soup (Epicurious) – DAIRY
Zucchini Soup (Kosher by Gloria) – PAREVE
Zucchini Garlic Soup (The Kitchn) – PAREVE
Strawberry Soup (OU) – PAREVE
Chilled Cherry Soup (Lil’ Miss Cakes) – PAREVE
Tomato Cold Soup with Parmesan Cheese Ice Cream (All Recipes) – DAIRY
Cream of Cucumber Soup with Dill (Kosher by Gloria) – DAIRY

Main Dishes

Cold Lemon Schnitzel (The Jewish Chronicle) – MEAT
Oven-Fried Schnitzel (Chabad) – MEAT
Cold Cuts
Grilled Chicken and Portabello Wraps (Overtime Cook) – MEAT
Indian Spice Salmon  (The Spruce Eats) – FISH / PAREVE
Pistachio Crusted Salmon (Jewish Week Food & Wine) – FISH / PAREVE / NUTS
Seared Tuna with Black Bean Salad (Levana Cooks) – FISH / PAREVE
Dijon Crusted Salmon (Kosher.com) – FISH / DAIRY
Cold Roasted Salmon (Bon Appetit) – FISH / DAIRY or PAREVE
Moroccan Salmon Recipe (Taste of Home) – FISH / PAREVE