Jewish Basics

The Surprising Jewish History of Mushroom Barley Soup

Ask anyone to name a classic Ashkenazi soup and, odds are, they will say chicken soup (with or without matzah ...

Ina Garten’s Chicken Soup Recipe

This liquid gold will transform your cooking.

12 Sweet & Savory Rugelach Recipes You’ll Want to Make Immediately

Cinnamon bun rugelach! Spicy pizza rugelach! And all the classics, too.

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.