Matzo Meal

Matzo Meal and the Foundation of Ancient Egypt

Elissa Atlman finds brotherhood and understanding in, of all places, The Ten Commandments, while making matzo meal sponge cake for Passover.

Human Body

New Year’s Revolution

New Year’s resolutions. We start with good intentions to eat healthy, then by February it’s duck fat and lardons and kasha varnishes.

Rugelach Recipe

Rugelach

These butter-and-cream-cheese pastries are filled with cinnamon-sugared nuts, a slick of jam, currants, and a handful of chopped chocolate.

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  • 3 H, 35 M
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Spices of Life by Nina Simonds

Cinnamon Streusel Sour Cream Coffee Cake

Enjoy for an afternoon treat or more special occasions, this sour cream coffee cake is rich and moist with a sweet cinnamon streusel drizzled on top.

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  • 20 M
  • 1 H, 20 M
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The Essential Book of Jewish Festival Cooking by Phyllis Glazer

Fudgy Passover Brownies

Rich, dark, fudgy, and, yes, sinful, these brownies are studded with chopped pecans and are perfect for Passover, as they don’t use and leavening.

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  • 25 M
  • 1 H
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Crispy Chicken Skin | Gribenes

For this Jewish recipe, strips of chicken skin and chopped onion are sauteed in a skillet until the skin is crispy and the onion is dark and meltingly sweet.

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  • 50 M
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Jewish Holiday Cookbook by Joan Nathan

Jelly Doughnuts

Sufganiyot comes from the Greek “sufgan”, meaning puffed and fried. Made by bakers in Jerusalem for Hanukkah, you can enjoy these jelly doughnuts at home.

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  • 1 H, 45 M
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Stuffed Shoulder of Veal

Put this stuffed veal shoulder at the center of your Passover meal. The stuffing is made with matzah meal and loaded with Granny Smith apples and mushrooms.

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  • 40 M
  • 3 H
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Compote of Artichoke, Orange, Coriander, and Mint Recipe

Compote of Artichoke, Orange, Coriander, and Mint

This rich and bright combination of artichokes and oranges is one of the most delightful in the North African Jewish repertoire.

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  • 20 M
  • 1 H, 20 M
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Limes

Cold Chicken Chutney Salad

Diced chicken breast, pineapple, celery, and slivered almonds are stirred into a curried mayonnaise for a delightful cold kosher salad. An excellent lunch dish.

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  • 15 M
  • 15 M
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The Mensch Chef: Or Why Delicious Jewish Food Isn't an Oxymoron by Mitchell David

Lemon Pavlova Roll

Creamy, tart lemon curd is lightened with whipped cream, spread on a large crispy meringue, rolled up like a jelly roll, and served with fresh fruit.

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  • 30 M
  • 1 H
  • 0
Indian Milk Fritters

Indian Milk Fritters | Gulab Jamun

Have yourself a merry little Diwali or, as we like to think of it, a festival of ridiculous amounts of fried dough marvelousness.

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  • 30 M
  • 40 M
  • 2
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