THE BEST OF JEWISH FOOD

Not surprisingly, celebrating the best of Jewish life includes lots of eating and drinking!

To be completely honest, I’ve been venting to my mom about how I’m dreading Passover for the past three weeks. In the past, Passover, like most Jewish holidays, has brought families together. However, now it comes at a time...
Purim is here and with that usually comes a lot of nosh, candy, and generally unhealthy eating and habits. Consider these five tips to make this already happy holiday a whole lot happier -- and healthier, too! Build a Nutritious...
If you knew that you were having cookies for breakfast, you’d probably get out of bed a lot faster. Hopefully that will be your new reality after you try these recipes! Though having a sit-down breakfast is a nice...
Imet Ran (pronounced Ron) Nussbacher back in 2017 while producing a food and wine variety show in Washington, D.C. He brought samples from Shouk, his plant-based fast-casual restaurant located just outside of Chinatown in Northwest DC. We got to...
It’s common for people to eat more than they’re comfortable with on Hanukkah. A reason for this could be because potato latkes, which are rich in carbohydrates, tend to be the star of many Hanukkah meals, while little attention...
It’s almost winter, and we’re here for it! Cozy up with these easy, hearty soups that will fuel you through the cold weather. You can prepare your soup on a Sunday to enjoy throughout the week, or freeze it...
As a vegetarian, I understand how Thanksgiving can leave those who don’t eat meat feeling excluded. It can be hard to sit around the table watching everyone around you feast on turkey and other meat-containing foods. However, Thanksgiving doesn’t...
Okay, I’ll be the first to admit it. I’m a New York snob even though I’ve lived in Minnesota for years. Not about everything, of course, as there are many aspects of life here that are far superior to...
Whether you live in New York City or are planning to visit, one of the most enjoyable things about this great metropolis is the 30,000+ restaurants from which to choose. And in this most diverse city on the planet,...
With Yom Kippur approaching, I think it’s safe to assume that you’re looking for ways to make your fast go by faster. Here are some fasting tips and clarifications that will help you focus on your prayers rather than...