Jewish Basics

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 ...

5 Jewish Deli Favorites You Can Make at Home

No need to schlep far - make these classics at home.

VIDEO: How to Make Simple Hummus

Homemade hummus is easy and cheap.

What is Tahini?

Everything you need to know about this versatile sesame paste.

How to Make Israeli Salad

Our version is simple, fresh and is even more perfect when the vegetables are in season and local.

What Are Gribenes?

The fried chicken skin crackling is making a comeback.

How to Make Sweet Noodle Kugel

Serve this quintessential comfort food for Shavuot, for Shabbat, Yom Kippur break-fast, or just because.

One Pan Roast Chicken with Potatoes and Carrots

Moist and flavorful inside, crispy outside plus a side dish — all combined in one pan.

Homemade Pita Bread

In the ancient world, bread was usually made by using a type of sourdough starter. A little bit of raw ...

How to Use Schmaltz

Delicious uses for leftover chicken (or other poultry) fat.

Quick Russian Pickled Cucumber Salad

This quick salad is a cinch to whip up, keeps for several days in the fridge and is a real crowd-pleaser.

The Best Hamantaschen Recipe Ever

This tried-and-true hamantaschen recipe comes out perfect every time.