|My dish says matzah, but I say matzoh. Which is correct?|
It is Passover. Nope, not Jewish. I wish I were that cool.
I try to show respect and to observe many holy days - that's where the word holiday comes from.
I love Passover - the ceremony, the stories, the prayers, the food. All of it. We (my family) have celebrated part of Passover for years.
Anyhow, this is one of our favorite Passover treats. You can't eat just one!
4-6 matzohs - plain (garlic or onion would not be good here)
1 cup (2 sticks) butter - I like salted, but do what you want
1 cup packed brown sugar
1 (12 ounce) bag of chocolate chips (get the good ones - life is short. I like Guittard. You could also chop up your own chocolate instead of chips. I also like dark chocolate, but get what you like as it's going in your mouth.)
Preheat the oven to 375 degrees. Line a half sheet pan (18x13) with aluminum foil, wrapping foil around to the outside. Cover the bottom of the sheet with baking parchment - on top of the foil. This is very important because this stuff is sticky!
Line the bottom of the cookie sheet with the matzohs, breaking extra pieces to fit any spaces.
In a medium, heavy bottomed saucepan, combine the butter and the brown sugar.
Cook over medium heat, stirring frequently, until the mixture comes to a boil. Boil for 3 minutes, stirring constantly.
Remove from heat and pour over the matzoh, covering completely.
Place the baking sheet in the oven and immediately reduce the heat to 350 degrees. Bake for 10-12 minutes, checking frequently to make sure the mixture is not burning.
Remove from the oven and sprinkle immediately with the chocolate chips.
Let stand for 5 minutes, then spread the melted chocolate over the matzoh.
Chill, still in the pan, in the freezer until set.
Break into pieces.