D.C.’s Missing Kosher Food

Washington’s restaurant scene may be booming, but D.C. still isn’t a capital place to find good kosher eats

A Very Tattler Thanksgiving

Why the most inclusive of celebrations should be every American Jew’s favorite holiday

Susan Feniger’s Break-Fast

Forget bagels and cream cheese. Break the Yom Kippur fast in a new way with recipes from a Top Chef master.

You Be the Judge

From Top Chef to online restaurant reviews, we love to pass judgment—but we’re doing it all wrong. Judaism offers a blueprint for doing it wisely.

House Rules

Accustomed to calling the shots in the kitchen, top chefs tackle a new challenge: keeping their menus kosher at a pair of Washington fundraisers

Unkosher

Restaurants offering dishes like bacon-wrapped matzo balls are garnering praise for embracing Jewish tradition while also rejecting it. But a chef turned rabbinical student suspects they’re just lazy.

T.V. Learning

Today on Tablet

For Real

Reality TV may often be silly, shallow, and trashy. But Top Chef, Project Runway, and other hits can help us teach our children about morality and values.

Giving Booze to Kids

This week on ‘Top Chef’

Cheftestant Cooks His Mother’s Borscht

Meet the Jews of ‘Top Chef’

Lakshmi’s Daughter is Half-Jewish

The father is a Dell

Today on Tablet

Cooking Tu B’Shevat-style with Eli from ‘Top Chef,’ and more

Tu B’Chef

A ‘Top Chef’ star takes on Tu B’Shevat

Sundown: Top Chef’s Eli Cooks Kosher

Plus Moldovan anti-Semitism, a Hanukkah world record, and more

Latke Special Hits Upper West Side

Chef Bill Telepan makes a mean brisket, too

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