Passover Brownies Good Enough for the Whole Year
brownies, created by Capsuto Frere Restaurant in New York City
for their Passover Seder, are moist and delicious all year round.
sticks (3/4 cup) unsalted butter, or margarine, softened
ounces bittersweet chocolate
ounces finely ground almonds or almond flour
Cream the butter and sugar together. Mix in the egg yolks.
Melt the chocolate over a double boiler. Cool and add to the butter
mixture. Add the finely ground almonds or almond flour.
Beat the egg whites with the salt until stiff but not dry. Fold
into the batter. Pour into a 9-inch square greased baking tin.
Bake in a preheated 350-degree oven for 45 minutes. Cool and cut
about 24 brownies
Passover desserts found in Joan Nathan's cookbook, Jewish Cooking
in America, include:
Macaroons, page 410
Schulson Family Almond Pudding, page 411
Lemon Pecan Torte, page 413
Sponge Cake, page 419
Strawberry Meringue Torte, page 420
Crocodile's Orange Almond Fig Cake, page 423