News | The Jewish Week | Food & Wine

News

article
Jewish Food’s Road Warrior

When Joan Nathan wanted to learn to make kubbe, meat dumplings, she found a woman from Kurdistan who sat on the floor of her Jerusalem home every Friday and made them for 60 members of her family...


in  News
4/20/2017
article
Remembering That Carp in My Grandparents’ Bathtub

(Kveller via JTA) -- My grandmother was a super shopper even before the advent of supermarkets and coupons. In those days, each food group had its own store, so that every neighborhood had a...


in  News, Passover
4/6/2017
article
With Our Freedom From Slavery, What Are Jews Free To Do?

(Rabbis Without Borders via JTA) -- At Passover, Jews over the world gather to celebrate "zman cheirutenu," the season of our freedom. We will read all about freedom from slavery. We drink four...


in  News, Passover
4/6/2017
article
Gwyneth Paltrow-Approved Matzah Brie Recipes

Why is this matzah brei different from all others?

It’s a favorite of Hollywood legend Steven Spielberg, that’s why.


in  News, Passover
4/5/2017
article
Gluten-Free Matzah: Here’s What You Should Know

NEW YORK (JTA) — Gluten-free matzah might sound like a bad joke — after all, regular unleavened bread tastes pretty cardboard-like already.


in  News, Passover
4/3/2017
article
Beyond Bouquets

With Passover right around the corner, we are all in a holiday preparation frenzy, getting our houses clean, stocking our cabinets, and making plans for meals. It is likely that you will host a...


in  News, Passover
4/3/2017
article
Meet The Globe-Trotting Foodie Behind Yeah That’s Kosher

Whether it’s kosher eating at Newark Airport, a new sushi spot in Miami or a not-so-kosher alert for a Los Angeles deli, observant travelers around the globe wait for Dani Klein to weigh in.


in  News
4/3/2017
article
These Incredible Photos Show An Indian-Jewish ‘Lost Tribe’ Baking Matzah

(JTA) — Members of the Jewish community in India, who claim to descend from one of Israel’s lost tribes, have started preparing for Passover.


in  News, Passover
3/31/2017
article
Lightening Up On The Four Cups

With Passover around the corner, it’s time to think about what wines to serve for your seder and related holiday meals. This is a little less straightforward than it might seem at first — and I...

3/29/2017