Tag Archives: Jewish recipes

A Twist on a Twist

Happy Challah Day! I can’t think of a better way to conclude Jewish American Heritage Month than with this delicious braided bread, which has become so mainstream in American culture. Challah can be found in gourmet bakeries and everyday supermarkets, … Continue reading

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A Pastry with Shmear

Happy Jewish American Heritage Month! I know, exciting right? Be prepared for culinary awesomeness! Jews have been in America since 1654, when a group of Jews from Recife, Brazil migrated to New Amsterdam. Since then, Jews have both influenced and been influenced … Continue reading

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One Hundred Hamantaschen

Purim is the Jewish holiday celebrating the salvation of the Jews of ancient Persia from annihilation at the hands of the king’s wicked advisor, Haman. The heroes of the story are Queen Esther, whose bravery and disclosure of her Jewish … Continue reading

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Lots of Latkes

Hi all! Sorry for the long hiatus following Thanksgiving…between actually turning a year older and feeling like I aged 60 years from a back injury, the writing has been slow. But we are up and running again, and just in … Continue reading

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