May 11, 2011 8:06pm
Prolific cookbook author Joan Nathan offers up a little French flair for the Shavuot holiday from her “Quiches, Kugels, and Couscous: My Search for Jewish Cooking in France.”
April 1, 2011 9:43pm
With all the restrictions, are decent desserts even possible during Passover? Paula Shoyer offers a resounding yes with her book “The Kosher Baker,” which devotes a chapter to Passover baking.
November 28, 2010 8:25pm
Fat may be a dirty word now, but we can chart the history of American Jews through the fats they’ve used to fry their Chanukah latkes, Linda Morel writes.
November 18, 2010 11:13pm
Why can’t foods from the canon of Jewish cuisine accompany the Thanksgiving turkey? Of course they can — here are some samples.
September 16, 2010 1:12am
Throw a Sunday afternoon tea party during Sukkot with Sukkot desserts — sweets made with fall fruits such as pears, plums and late-season berries — Linda Morel suggests.
August 31, 2010 2:42pm
A hearty dish that is filling but not fancy, cholent is in line with Yom Kippur’s solemn theme. And it can be prepared hours in advance, making it a practical dish for home cooks who want to avoid the last-minute rush before the Kol Nidre service.
August 24, 2010 8:08pm
Cookbook author Tina Wasserman aims to create a link to ancestry through the foods of Jews who migrated from country to country with their recipes and adapted to the cuisines they encountered.
May 12, 2010 8:17pm
Shavuot is a time to let loose with the wholesome richness of milk, to savor foods oozing with butter, yogurt and sour cream, to serve whipped cream with abandon. It’s a time to smile and say cheese.
March 10, 2010 11:45pm
Matzah garners most of the attention in Passover fare, but eggs are the unsung heroes, enhancing nearly every recipe consumed during the holiday’s eight days.
February 22, 2010 2:47am
With Purim falling on a Sunday this year, it’s an opportunity for the celebration to reach a larger audience. Here are some recipes to make a special seudah.