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Yom Revi’i Recipe: Sweet Noodle Kugel

Sweet Noodle Kugel Recipe

For our next installment of Yom Revi’i recipe, we bring you another classic Jewish dish. Kugel is a favourite of many Ashkenazi Jews and is typically made from egg noodles or potatoes. Today’s post is a sweet noodle kugel recipe. Interesting fact: the first kugels were actually made from bread and flour and were savoury rather than sweet. Many Jewish families enjoy kugel for shabbat or Yom Tov. Some families enjoy breaking the Pesach fast with a sweet noodle kugel, while other families might make an alternative kugel made with matza to eat during Pesach.

recipe | Sweet Noodle Kugel

Photo courtesy of Zayabibu

You will need:

(Makes one large tray)

500 grams medium egg noodles ¾ cup oil 8 eggs ¾ cup sugar 1 cup raisins 1 can crushed pineapple 2 tsp cinnamon 1 tsp salt ½ cup cornflake crumbs

Directions: Cook noodles according to package directions. Rinse, drain and let cool. Add oil, eggs, sugar, raisins, pineapple, cinnamon and salt, mix well. Pour into greased baking pan. Sprinkle cornflake crumbs on top. Bake covered for 50 minutes. Enjoy!

Meir Paltiel
Meir Paltiel
meir@livnot.com

Originally from Syracuse, NY, Meir received his BA in American History and Political Science from Tulane University and his MS in Resource Management from SUNY College of Environmental Science & Forestry. He arrived in Israel in 1992, served in the Nahal Infantry Unit before moving to Kibbutz Sde Eliyahu. On Kibbutz, Meir was Assistant Manager of the... Read More