Laurie Gwen Shapiro’s 2004 novel “The Matzo Ball Heiress” and Brenda Janowitz’s newly released “The Dinner Party” both take place on Passover. We invited them to chat about writing and the holiday.
During the Spanish Inquisition, to be caught cooking this dish could mean imprisonment or even death. Today it’s an easy-to-prepare, versatile vegetable dish, good for any meal or snack, especially during Passover.
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I was recently at a pizza party and had some of the…
No seder to go to, but still looking for a traditional (or untraditional!) holiday meal? From matzah balls in bone broth to spicy Italian fish, restaurants around the DMV have you covered.
Paula has no intention of abandoning Ashkenazic Passover staples, like chopped liver and matzah ball soup, but Matzah Baklava Crisps bring Sephardic flavors and reflections on Jewish history to the holiday.
Fried matzah, which Leah’s mother used to prepare during the Passovers of her childhood, was never Leah’s favorite Yemenite food, but with her mother now gone, it feels just right for Passover.
A little over an hour from Washington, Molon Lave Vineyards was started by a Greek immigrant whose Jewish friends and colleagues asked if he would produce kosher wines, so in 2010 he started to.