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Variant of tsimmes.


a traditional Jewish dish of sweetened fruit or vegetables, sometimes with meat


or tsim•mes

(ˈtsɪm ɪs)

1. a casserole or stew of vegetables, fruit, and sometimes meat.
2. Slang. fuss; uproar; hullabaloo.
[1890–95; < Yiddish tsimes < Middle High German z, ze, unstressed variant of zuo at, to + imbīz light meal; see in-1, bite]
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Passover Seder dishes are also offered including Sweet Potato and Apricot Tzimmes.
The book itself is a political statement, a deliberate intermingling of recipes of Arab origin--such as fattoush salad and 7114adra, a dish of lentils, onions and spices--and dishes of Jewish lineage: an egg-and-fava-bean concoction from Iranian Jews and roasted potatoes with caramel and prunes based on the classic tzimmes, for example.
The seder includes ceremonial foods and a full-course catered meal with vegetarian matzah ball soup, salad, vegetarian main course, tzimmes (carrot and sweet potato casserole) and dessert.
Yield: 8 servings CARROT TZIMMES 1 pound carrots, peeled and sliced or whole baby carrots 1 1/2 cups pitted prunes 1 1/2 cups water 1 (6-ounce) can orange juice concentrate, defrosted 2 tablespoons honey Cook carrots in boiling, salted water until tender, about 15 to 20 minutes; drain.
Roasted chicken will be the featured entre, complemented by carrot tzimmes, roasted artichokes, potato latkes and cranberry sauce.
Carrot and sweet-potato tzimmes SERVES 12 (makes 6 cups) TIME 1 3/4 hours Giaquinta roasts two root vegetables to sweetness for this classic Jewish dish, wonderful alongside short ribs and always a hit with her kids at Passover.
He drew from his experiences, "You see, here is my whole biography: They used to find my grandpa on the roof, he loved eating tzimmes there.
Soups such as matzo ball, chicken noodle and tomato gorgonzola and sides like sweet potato latkes, carrot sweet potato tzimmes, figs in port wine sauce and savory potato kugel will make this a Hanukkah to remember
And in between comes the nectar of apples dipped in honey, sweet pomegranates and tzimmes.
Hanukkah brings recipes for Sweet and Sour Cabbage Borscht, Carrot and Sweet Potato Tzimmes, and Potato Latkes with Tofu Sour Cream and Applesauce.
Ceramonial foods and a full course catered meal, including vegetarian matzo ball soup, salad, vegetarian main course, tzimmes and dessert, will be included.
Google's former chef, Charlie Ayers, cooked up latkes, brisket, tzimmes and matzah ball soup for Hanukkah meals and turned the Passover seder into a Google tradition.