June lies precisely at the midpoint of the year between Hanukkahs (Hanukkim?) This fact, paired with the realization that the first publication rights to a few of my recipes has expired, got me thinking about oil. Coconut oil, to be specific.
Coconut oil figured into all of my baking experimentation for my “Cupcakes for Hanukkah” article on My Jewish Learning last December. (Including the recipe that served as a base for deep-fried cupcakes. Yum!)
More about coconut oil and a recipe after the jump. Continue reading