About Orly Ziv

Orly Ziv

Orly Ziv is the founder of Cook in Israel, which offers culinary tours around Israel and cooking classes out of her home. She welcomes people from around the world to get to know her culture through food and cooking. She’s also the author of a cookbook by the same name, Cook in Israel. Ziv lives in Tel Aviv with her husband and three children.@orly_ziv_healing_and_art

Three Passover brownies stacked on top of each other on a white plate.

Passover Brownies

Whether you’re observing Passover or simply having a tricky time finding flour, these flour-less brownies will satisfy with their ever so slightly crumbly outside and splendiferously fudgy inside.

Twelve Turkish borekitas sprinkled with sesame seeds on a piece of parchment.

Borekitas with Cheese Filling

Allow us to introduce you to borekitas. A staple in the eastern Mediterranean, these savory pastries put equal emphasis on pastry and cheese to what we consider divine effect.