Jewish Cooking in America by Joan Nathan

My Favorite Brisket

A meaty beef brisket is slowly braised in a brew of red wine, tomatoes, onions, garlic, rosemary, thyme, and parsley. A perfect recipe for Passover.

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  • 20 M
  • 4 H
  • 2
Roasted Fresh Ham with a Maple-Spice Glaze

Roasted Fresh Ham with a Maple-Spice Glaze

Don’t try to rush this ham. It’s slow roasted in a maple glaze that imbues the porky deliciousness with cinnamon, allspice, cloves, and nutmeg.

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  • 10 M
  • 5 H
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Chicken Piccata Recipe

Chicken Piccata

Ever heard that little ditty, “Winner, winner, chicken dinner?” We like to think of it as “Winner, winner, chicken piccata dinner.”

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  • 25 M
  • 25 M
  • 6
Fregola Salad with Fresh Citrus Recipe

Fregola Salad with Fresh Citrus and Red Onion

Fregola is a toasted semolina pasta with a nutty flavor that’s very popular in Sardinia. This salad includes orange, grapefruit, onion, and herbs.

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Clams in a Cataplana

Clams and Sausage in a Cataplana

Clams, spicy sausage, onions, tomatoes, garlic, and aromatics meld in a Portuguese cataplana, a sorta precursor of the pressure cooker

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  • 35 M
  • 24
Spaghetti with Wild Garlic Recipe

Spaghetti with Wild Garlic and Herbs

This dish, filled with wild garlic (a real flavor booster) and herbs, including basil mint, and parsley, adds up to a simple and elegant weeknight dinner.

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  • 20 M
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Sourdough Bread Salad with Chicken

Warm Sourdough Bread Salad with Chicken

Tender. Crunchy. Savory Sweet. This satiating bread salad is full of contradictions, including how something so straightforward can taste so complex.

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  • 10 M
  • 1 H
  • 2
Turkey Chili Recipe

Turkey and White Bean Chili

Fast and flavorful and a favorite of our own Fatty Daddy—er, David Leite—this chili is a knockout. The only thing is, well, um, it’s not quite chili.

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  • 35 M
  • 35 M
  • 6
Quick Navy Bean Stew Recipe

Quick Navy-Bean Stew

Ready in just half an hour, this simple but not unsophisticated stew brings you all the complexity of one that simmered twice as long. Sorry, Campbell’s.

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  • 25 M
  • 30 M
  • 6
Steamed Cod with Ginger and Scallions

Steamed Cod with Ginger and Scallions

5 ingredients. 15 minutes. And dinner is done.

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  • 15 M
  • 15 M
  • 3
Brazilian Fish Stew

Brazilian Fish Stew | Moqueca

Known as moqueca in Portuguese, this fish stew is rich with peppers, onions, garlic, and a tomato-coconut broth–and, natch, fish.

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  • 40 M
  • 4 H
  • 38
Fish Soup Amalfi-Style Recipe

Seafood Soup Amalfi-Style

This soup, which hails from Italy’s Amalfi Coast, takes its depth of flavor from ample fish, San Marzano tomatoes, fennel, herbs, and a splash of spirits.

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