Rachel Ringler

Rachel Ringler is a museum docent, challah instructor and cook who has strong feelings about the important role food plays in life, in family and in community. Her twitter handle is: @rachelringler.


Articles by Rachel Ringler

The Secret to the Best Bagels? Hint: It’s Not the Water

Finding the best bagels may be easier than you think.

How This Non-Jewish Chef from ‘America’s Test Kitchen’ Fell in Love with Bialys and Babka

And she's also the first African-American woman to appear on the show.

The Secret Jewish History of Vanilla

It turns out that vanilla has some deep Jewish origins.

How Shabbat Dinner Inspired Dorie Greenspan’s Award Winning Cookbook Career

She started as a skinny kid in Brooklyn and built a James Beard award-winning cookbook empire.

How to Celebrate the Jewish New Year, Syrian-Style

These Sephardi traditions for the New Year are delicious.

How to Cook Like an Iraqi Jewish Grandmother

Take these delicious and healthful tips for cooking from a true baliboosta.

Popular Salad Chain Sweetgreen Was Inspired By a Jewish Grandma

Persian Jewish values and food informed this popular restaurant.

These Sweet Cheese Buns Taste Just Like Bubbe’s Kugel

A family recipe from the Bessarabian Jewish community is perfect for Shavuot.

This Chef Has the Secret to Perfect Passover Baking

Follow these expert tips for the best Passover desserts.

These 7 Trendy Restaurants are Hosting Passover Seders So You Don’t Have To

Forget patchke-ing in the kitchen, and go out for Passover dinner this year.