Food Feature

Jeweled quinoa

Jeweled quinoa, from a mother-daughter cooking duo

By Eric Schucht “Because I Said So” is a weekly instructional cooking show by Leah Packer and her mother Rachel Ornstein-Packer. After the pandemic began, the...

Rapturous roast chicken

By Keri White A roast chicken is a quintessential holiday meal. But just because it is traditional and typical does not mean that it isn’t...

Recipes that will make your seder table pop on Zoom

By Linda Morel While vaccines are becoming more widespread, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention still advises against gathering in crowded spaces, such as...
baklava cheesecake

With fusion Emirati-Jewish dishes, a kosher chef blossoms in Dubai

By Asma Ali Zain Last year, Israel and the United Arab Emirates signed a treaty establishing diplomatic relations. But for more than a year earlier,...
cheesy pull-apart challah

How to make an easy and cheesy pull-apart challah with pizza dip

By Shannon Sarna You love challah. You love pizza. It might be time to combine these two cherished carbs together in one pan. If you...
Persian-inspired rice

Persian-inspired festive rice for Purim

By Ilana Meiller Purim and my birthday fall on the same week this year, and I’ll be celebrating these two occasions with a special Seudah...
Haman's fingers

Beyond hamantaschen: Haman’s fingers

Story and photo by Jessica Grann Haman’s fingers, you say? It makes me start to giggle just thinking about it. Most people think of hamantaschen...
espresso chocolate cake

5-minute chocolate espresso cake

Have you ever needed to get a dessert together and felt really stressed for time? Here’s a solution: my go-to, one-bowl chocolate cake recipe....
poached egg bowl

Lighter fare for winter days

By Keri White These days, many people gravitate toward warming, hearty dishes. Who wouldn’t seek solace in a bowl of macaroni and cheese? But there is...
Yael Krigman, owner of the Baked By Yael

These DC Jewish eateries would welcome a visit from Biden

By Eric Schucht Joe Biden made headlines on his first Sunday as president. On Jan. 24 after church, the Biden family motorcade stopped for bagels at...