Jewish Basics

15 Ways to Use Leftover Pickle Juice

Easy ways to put that sour pickle brine to use.

VIDEO: How to Make Chicken Soup with Matzah Balls

Step-by-step directions to make chicken soup for holidays or all year.

VIDEO: How to Make Bourekas

Bourekas are a Sephardi, and more specifically Turkish, treat coming from the word borek, which means pie.

VIDEO: How to Make Cholent for Shabbat

Cooked slowly overnight, this hearty meat stew is a traditional dish for Shabbat lunch.

VIDEO: How to Make Stuffed Cabbage

Stuffed cabbage is one of the most quintessential Ashkenazi Jewish dishes.

VIDEO: How to Make Classic Holiday Brisket

Because it's not a holiday without slow-cooked brisket.

VIDEO: Brisket Four Ways

Everyone gets excited when brisket is served. But sometimes you don’t want to wait until the holidays to enjoy this ...

5 Jewish Recipes to Savor Before Summer is Over

Hard to believe, but summer is almost over. Almost. Just a few more days to savor some time at the ...

VIDEO: How to Make Simple Hummus

Just about everyone loves hummus, and you can buy it everywhere: from fancy flavors at Whole Foods to individual portions ...

VIDEO: How to Make Israeli Salad

Israeli chopped salad is a staple throughout Israel and the Middle East. It’s hard to find a home that doesn’t ...

My Mother’s Ultimate Chocolate Babka

A beloved cake made famous by a "Seinfeld" episode.