Sephardic Jews

Vegetarian

Vegetarian Yemenite Soup Recipe

The enveloping aroma of cumin, turmeric, coriander and black pepper just screams comfort food.

Hanukkah Food

Apple Potato Latkes Recipe with Tahini Silan Sauce

Could there be a better Ashkenazi-Sephardi combo than latkes with dates?

Food Videos

VIDEO: How to Make Sephardi Haroset

Think apples and cinnamon is the only way to go? A whole other world of harosets is out there.

The Sephardic Exodus to the Ottoman Empire

How Jews fleeing Spain and Portugal transformed the region.

What Are Jewish Genetic Diseases?

As many as 1 in 3 Ashkenazi Jews are estimated to be carriers for one of about 19 genetic diseases.

Israel’s Vibrant Jewish Ethnic Mix

Just because Israel is a Jewish country doesn't mean all Jews are the same.

Baklava with Honey and Cardamom Recipe

You won't miss refined sugar or butter with this sweet treat featuring cinnamon and cardamom-spiced nuts covered with honey syrup.

Sephardic Judaism Quiz

Sephardic Jews have a rich history, and over time they have developed their own traditions, customs, and laws.

Sephardic, Ashkenazic, Mizrahi and Ethiopian Jews

The Jewish world is more ethnically and racially diverse than many people realize.

North African Cuisine

The Jews of North Africa ate spicy, aromatic foods, usually with couscous.

A Sephardic Passover Meat Pie

For one Greek Jewish family, this casserole has been a seder staple for years.

Beyond Apples and Honey: Symbolic Foods for Rosh Hashanah

Recipes for traditional and meaningful Jewish new year delicacies.

What is Ladino?

Judeo-Spanish -- also known as Ladino -- mixes 16th-century Spanish, Hebrew, Turkish and other languages.

Salonican Shavuot Traditions

Sephardic memory and tradition at Shavuot.

Mimouna: A Post-Passover Celebration

An exuberant Sephardic custom whose origins are the subject of debate