Sometimes I enter into the Jewish New Year without intention, and just use it as an excuse to eat a nice meal with family...
Don't get me wrong. I have at least four boxes of (Streit's?) cheese blintzes gathering a third layer of permafrost in my freezer right now. I bought them before...
Yom HaAtzmaut, Israel’s Independence Day, is one of the nation’s most important holidays. Many people celebrate with parties or singing and dancing in the...
Many ancient sweeteners are long forgotten, overtaken by the simple, clean taste of granulated sugar. Take for instance, date syrup. Also called date molasses, melasse de datte, rub, dibs or silvan, date syrup has a long, storied history for many millennia in the Levant, Ancient Persia and throughout the Middle East.
We just returned from another amazing adventure in Italy, one of many since our first visit 40 years ago.
These days, many are choosing a gluten-free lifestyle.
Elie Wiesel, Nobel laureate, author and Holocaust survivor, who died July 2 at the age of 87, served as an emissary for survivors to the world’s leaders.
It\'s hot, you\'re busy and company\'s coming for dinner.
My father, may he rest in peace, was a champion Yankee gardener, as proud of his vegetables as he was of the considerable flowerbeds that surrounded his bayside home.
Passover is a Jewish holiday celebrating freedom.
The differences between Ashkenazic and Sephardic Jewry\'s foodways are clearest at Passover.
On a rainy Friday morning, the weather did not deter the devotees lined up outside Sqirl, Jessica Koslow’s nationally renowned cafe.
Mia Adler Ozair’s new cookbook isn’t just about kosher recipes.
The vandalism consisted of graffiti stating "777," which is Nazi shorthand.
"Calling Israel ‘ethnically exclusive’ is a lie and an insult to 25% of Israel’s population who aren’t Jewish but are full participants in its democracy."
Lebanon is not expected to accept the offer.
"Every action was filtered through a burning need I had for being as far from a conscious, thinking, feeling person as possible."