Our Jewish home kitchen features fresh, tasty kosher meals, some from residents’ favorite recipes in Rockleigh, NJ

Apple Spice Cake (serves approx. 10)
2 cups flour
1 teaspoon cinnamon
1 teaspoon ground nutmeg
1 teaspoon all spice
1 cup butter or margarine softened
2 cups white sugar
4 eggs
1 teaspoon baking soda
1 tablespoon warm water
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
3 apples: peeled, cored and chopped
1/2 cup raisins
1/4 cup confectionary sugar for dusting

  1. Preheat oven to 350º F.
  2. Grease a 10 inch tube pan or 13 x 9 inch pan.
  3. Cover raisins with warm water, let soak for 10 minutes.
  4. Whisk together flour, spices, set aside.
  5. Cream together butter or margarine and sugar. Mix in eggs and vanilla. Stir together baking soda and 1 tablespoon warm water and mix into the sugar mixture. Stir in flour mixture, apples and strained raisins until well blended. Pour batter into prepared pan.
  6. Bake for approximately 1 hour, or until tester comes out clean. Cool in pan and dust with confectionary sugar.

My sister Maureen and I want to thank you and all the wonderful caregivers at Jewish Home.  Our mom has felt very welcomed, safe and cared for over the past 2 weeks.  She has also made some very good friends!

Eileen M and Maureen B

2019-05-30T18:07:32-04:00

Eileen M and Maureen B

My sister Maureen and I want to thank you and all the wonderful caregivers at Jewish Home.  Our mom has felt very welcomed, safe and cared for over the past 2 weeks.  She has also made some very good friends!
Thank you very much. The staff were terrific all the way. I can’t thank you enough. I really appreciate you putting up with me and my overprotective family!

– Claire S, Englewood Cliffs

2019-04-29T10:40:09-04:00

– Claire S, Englewood Cliffs

Thank you very much. The staff were terrific all the way. I can’t thank you enough. I really appreciate you putting up with me and my overprotective family!
We tried hiring a health aide directly and ended up having to provide last-minute backup and support. The 24-hour on-call and nursing support makes an incredible difference.

– Linda Q, Northvale

2019-04-29T10:36:27-04:00

– Linda Q, Northvale

We tried hiring a health aide directly and ended up having to provide last-minute backup and support. The 24-hour on-call and nursing support makes an incredible difference.
We appreciate everything all the good folks at AL have done for our mom. Mom felt so very welcomed during her time there. From the caregivers to nurses and everyone - very caring and encouraging. It is so good to have a relationship with you all for any future respite or other needs.

Eileen M and Maureen B

2019-05-30T18:09:05-04:00

Eileen M and Maureen B

We appreciate everything all the good folks at AL have done for our mom. Mom felt so very welcomed during her time there. From the caregivers to nurses and everyone - very caring and encouraging. It is so good to have a relationship with you all for any future respite or other needs.
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