Jewish Cooking in America by Joan Nathan

Crustless Apple Crumb Cake

Layers of apples are strewn with a cinnamon-scented crumb mixture and then baked until sublimely tender. A perfect cake for Passover.

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Jewish Slow Cooker Recipes

Roasted Parsnip and Jerusalem Artichoke Soup

Our roasted parsnip and Jerusalem artichoke soup is ideal Jewish holiday fare. The parsnips and artichokes give the soup a deep earthy flavor. Keeper soup.

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Jewish Slow Cooker Recipes

Poached Fruit Compote

Slightly underripe fruit–peaches, plums, and apples, oh my–are poached in sweetened wine. Simple. Sophisticated. Stunning.

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Chickpea and Spinach Salad Recipe

Chickpea and Spinach Salad with Cumin

For this chickpea and spinach salad, tender chickpeas are tossed in a dressing and served over a bed of spinach. A cooling yogurt topping crowns the salad.

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Double Chocolate Pots de Creme Recipe

Duo-Tone Chocolate Pots de Creme

Two kinds of chocolate come together in this pots de creme recipe. Milk and bittersweet chocolate fill these pots de creme and on top is whipped cream.

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Salt Crust Chicken Recipe

Salt Crust Chicken

Salt crust chicken, the classic technique of encasing a chicken in a salt crust, seals in flavor and juices so the chicken is utterly moist and delicious.

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Spinach with Raisins and Pine Nuts

Spinach with Raisins and Pine Nuts

Sweet and savory play off one another in this simple side whose origins trace back to Spanish tapas. Just gently wilted spinach, plumped raisins, and toasted pine nuts.

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Spanish Cinnamon Creme Brulee Recipe

Catalan Cinnamon Crème Brûlée

Smooth, rich, and creamy, this Spanish custard is shot through with cinnamon, lemon, and nutmeg. The burnt sugar topping adds a bit of bittersweetness.

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  • 3 H
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Asparagus Raspberry with Shallot Vinaigrettte Recipe

Asparagus with Raspberry-Shallot Vinaigrette

We think the asparagus are beautifully complemented by this warm-weather raspberry vinaigrette. If the spears are thick, peel the bottom third.

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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.

Portuguese Almond Torte Recipe

Portuguese Almond Torte | Bolo de Amêndoa

Dense, rich, and flourless, this cake is a favorite among the Portuguese. It takes its unforgettable taste from almonds, lemon zest, cinnamon, and vanilla.

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Olive Oil-Poached Cod with Roasted Tomatoes and Broccoli Rabe Recipe

Olive Oil-Poached Cod

The cod, once poached in olive oil, is supple and utterly delicious. It sits on a bed of roasted tomatoes and broccoli rabe, which adds acid to the dish.

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