Jewish Basics

5 Jewish Recipes to Make in a Bread Machine

Yes, you can make jelly in a bread machine.

How to Make Perfect Pita Bread at Home

Ideal for dipping, stuffing, or just noshing straight from the oven.

The Brief History of Cholent (And Why You Should Be Eating It!)

One of the oldest Jewish foods is also the ultimate comfort food.

Hot Dogs Are the Greatest American Jewish Food. Here’s Why.

American hot dogs are a true immigrant success story.

The Syrian Frittata You Will Make Again and Again

An easy, baked egg dish with spinach and cheese.

5 Jewish Food Memoirs That Will Make You Nostalgic

Warning: reading these books may also make you hungry.

Cottage Cheese is a Jewish Super Food

This underrated ingredient might be the answer to dinner. And breakfast. And snack time, too.

A Short History of Babka

The backstory of our favorite baked treat.