Shavuot

Shavuot

Shavuot 101

Shavuot commemorates the spring harvest and the giving of the Torah on Mount Sinai.

Shavuot Food

Shavuot Foods

Recipes for the Holiday

Shavuot

Why We Read The Book of Ruth on Shavuot

The connections between this story and the spring harvest festival.

Shavuot 2017

Everything you need to know about this holiday that celebrates the giving of the Torah.

Tikkun Leil Shavuot

The all-nighter is an observance that developed on Shavuot.

Why Dairy on Shavuot?

A survey of the many explanations given for the tradition of eating milk products.

27 Shavuot Recipe Ideas

Enjoy the holiday known for blintzes and cheesecake and all things creamy and cheesy.

Shavuot in Modern Times

New ceremonies and rituals are introduced.

Shavuot Quiz

How much do you know about this spring holiday?

Grilled Potato Salad with Black Beans and Goat Cheese

This mayo-free grilled potato salad with black beans and goat cheese came about because of my love of potatoes, a pot of black beans I happened to cook a night before and leftover goat cheese.

Blintz Bonanza: 16 Recipes Just in Time for Shavuot

Cheesecake is not the only dairy treat to enjoy during this holiday.

The Story of the Book of Ruth

An analysis of the book read on Shavuot.

Chocolate Dipped Cheesecake on a Stick

I’m sure you read that title and blinked twice. I did. Because decadence has a name and it is most ...

Egg Cream Float

A fond memory of my childhood is the New York-style egg creams my dad would whip up for me on ...

Black & White Cookie Cheesecake

There are two foods that are just quintessential New York City to me. Cheesecake, and black and white cookies. Well, ...