Purim Recipes: Poppy Seed Pear Pie

Poppy seed, an exciting yet delicate ingredient, is also a great addition to deserts. Here is a special recipe for Purim.

From time immemorial, poppies have always been the ignored in favor of anemones. Actually, the two flowers are very similar, and only the kind of kid that runs around a field of flowers with a botanic guidebook can really tell the difference. The anemone, however has been declared an endangered flower, and the poppy has been declared an insignificant weed – even before discussing the narcotics it can produce,...