Jewish Basics

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.

Cast Iron Potato Kugel Recipe

Crisp on the outside, but fluffy and flavorful on the inside.

7 Easy Jewish Dishes to Make with Lentils in Your Pantry

Got lentils? Then you've got a delicious dinner.

How Bagels Became Mainstream in the U.S.

A tale of technology, tradition, and Nazi gold.

9 Jewish Comfort Foods to Make Right Now

Our favorite Jewish foods for your stress baking and cooking.