Header

A Sweet Way to Ring in Thanksgiving

It’s not quite a cake, not quite a kugel. But this carrot ring, a classic Midwestern recipe from the 1950s, is worthy of a spot on your holiday table.

Header

When Friedman Met Friedman

A small coincidence let us start a conversation over Thanksgiving dinner. We’ve been together ever since.

Header

Green Bean Casserole’s Jewish Pedigree

This traditional Thanksgiving side dish was the creation of food writer Cecily Brownstone. With a small update, it’s perfect for your holiday table, even if you keep kosher.

Header

The Election and the Over-Soul

Mystic emanations, and a path forward, in democracy’s wake

Header

Thanksgiving, the Pilgrims’ American Jewish Holiday

How the biblical narrative of Exodus helped shape the founders’ idea of a secular nation with liberty for all

Header

Treat a Lone Soldier to a Thanksgiving Dinner

A bar in Jerusalem provides Americans in the IDF with warm Thanksgiving meals, but this year, they need some help. Want to do a Thanksgiving mitzvah?

Header

Talking Turkey, With Mahmoud Abbas

This holiday season, let us give thanks to ‘the angel of peace’

Header

Saying ‘Shehechiyanu’ on Thanksgiving

This holiday, read I Say Shehechiyanu, a new children’s picture book that can help your family tolerate the inevitable mishegas

Header

A Very Unorthodox Thanksgiving

This week, we turn the mic around, calling listeners and reading their letters—the good, the bad, and the ugly

Header

Six Podcasts To Get You Through Your Thanksgiving Prep (and Schlep)

Kick off the long weekend with our favorite episodes of Vox Tablet, Unorthodox, and Israel Story

Header

Thanksgiving Dinner, With a Side of Cholent

Masbia, New York City’s only kosher soup kitchen, puts an Orthodox spin on a secular holiday

Header

The True Story of Thanksgiving

A new historical account was recently discovered. It is recorded here.

Header

This Thanksgiving, Try Kosher Stuffing Soup

A holiday-themed vegetarian recipe even meat lovers will enjoy

Header

How To Make the Ultimate Turkey and Stuffing for Thanksgiving

Video: Make a traditional American holiday feast, with a recipe for stuffing that brings Jewish flavors to the table

Header

Make Tablet’s Signature Thanksgivukkah Cocktail

Video: Celebrate the holiday with a refreshing Apple Tea Fizz

Header

LA Museum’s Nazi-Looted Art; FBI, NSA in Israel

Plus cancer-gene screening campaign sparks debate in Israel, and more

Header

A Thanksgiving Pasta Inspired by Roman Jews

Calvin Trillin’s Spaghetti alla Carbonara gets a kosher makeover

Header

Exile, Prejudice, Victory: A Jewish Thanksgiving Story From the New World

How a man named Asser Levy turned New Amsterdam into a new Jewish home

Header

What The Chefs Are Making For Thanksgivukkah

Recipes for Pumpkin Custard Kugel, Sage-Scented Matzoh Balls, and more

Header

Restaurants Get Creative for Thanksgivukkah

Special offerings from Chicago, Los Angeles, New York, Cleveland, and more

Header

Sufganiyot, So Hot Right Now

The popular Hanukkah jelly donuts are basically the new Cronut

Header

How To Make the Perfect Thanksgivukkah Meal

Bloggers and foodies share their recipes for sweet potato latkes, fried brussels sprouts, pumpkin sufganiyot, and a deep-fried turkey

Header

The Halakha of Deep-Frying Turkey

We asked for your best / Thanksgivukkah haikus / Here are the winners

Header

How Thanksgiving Became Holy for One Iranian Jewish Woman and Her Family

‘Saffron Rice and Cranberry Sauce’ is one of eight stories in a theater production based on Persian Jewish women’s lives

Header

Turkey Donuts vs. Latke Taquitos

May the most perplexing Thanksgivukkah snack win

Header

Sweet Potato Recipes for Thanksgivukkah

Joan Nathan shares her favorite sweet potato recipes from her cookbooks

Header

Wear Your Thanksgivukkah Pride on a T-Shirt

This year, there’s no shortage of festive holiday apparel

Header

Menurkey Hits Funding Goal, Is Going To Exist

In Menurkey madness, $25,000 donated to bring hybrid Hanukkiah to life

Header

Ring in ‘Thanksgivukkah’ With a ‘Menurkey’

Thanksgiving and Hanukkah overlap this year; accessorize accordingly

Header

Too Stuffed for Shabbat: The Day-After-Thanksgiving Dilemma

Making another big dinner so soon after a festive Thanksgiving meal poses a quandary for Jewish cooks

Load More...