Joan Nathan is Tablet Magazine’s food columnist and the author of 10 cookbooks including Quiches, Kugels and Couscous: My Search for Jewish Cooking in France.
Video: Throw away your jars of gray fish patties. This Rosh Hashanah, make a terrine that’ll have doubters asking for seconds.
Roman Jews have had a long love affair with tomatoes. This recipe for oven-browned ‘pomodori a mezzo’ will show you why.
Video: It starts with a simple grilled eggplant, but the toppings—pomegranate seeds, feta, and tahini—make it a sophisticated dish
Video: Try this simple recipe for Vienna’s iconic chocolate treat, and make your own apricot jam to top it off
Video: The former Soviet republic’s Jewish history dates back millennia. This simple recipe is one of the community’s treasures.
Video: Of course you love your grandmother’s matzo-ball soup. But try this recipe if you prefer something with a bit of a kick.
Video: End the year on a sweet note with this Bavarian treat, a simple cake covered with a maple-caramel sauce
Video: Make your own miracle of oil by frying up a batch of sugar-coated treats stuffed with apricot jam
Video: This American twist on a traditional Jewish recipe will help get your new year off to a sweet-and-sour start
Video: A round loaf of bread is a traditional part of a menu for the Jewish New Year, but you should still braid the dough
Video: Using a European Jewish recipe for a buttery crust, make an all-American treat to celebrate Independence Day
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More proof the language isn’t dying: interactive online courses
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Anti-Semitic write-in candidate affiliated with white supremacist group
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Discovery enables further research of the Nazi extermination camp
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A case of mistaken MacArthur identity
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If Israel and the Holocaust are most Jews’ points of identification, which holidays are really the High Holidays?
By Yair Rosenberg — These Jewish leaders’ influence has been felt around the country, in every denomination, even if you don’t know them by nameBy Lee Smith — One Middle Eastern nation does indeed pay to influence U.S. foreign policy. Hint: It’s not Israel.By Joan Nathan — Video: Throw away your jars of gray fish patties. This Rosh Hashanah, make a terrine that’ll have doubters asking for seconds.
The dynamic conductor and genius behind ‘West Side Story’ also wrote classical works. Allen Shawn explores what they reveal.
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Some people lean on neighbors for a cup of sugar. The Fruchters, of Memphis, Tennessee, needed theirs to help them keep the Sabbath.
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