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<em>Za’atar</em> Roasted Chicken over Sumac Potatoes

Za’atar Roasted Chicken over Sumac Potatoes

Prep time: 20 minutes
Cook time: 2 hours 5 minutes (including resting time)
Yield: 4 servings

On countless visits here before I made Israel my home, I’d buy giant bags of za’atar from the…



Prep time: 5 minutes
Cook time: None
Yield: 2 cocktails

As I juiced my millionth pomegranate of the winter using the hand-cranked press that sits on our counter…

Chewy Tahini Blondies

Chewy Tahini Blondies

Prep time: 10 minutes
Cook time: 40 minutes
Yield: 16 squares

I’ve made these so many times, so you won’t have to. On the surface this seems like a…



Prep time: 15 minutes
Cook time: about ½ cup (35 g)

This spice blend sits the heart of the Ethiopian pantry. Made with dried chili peppers and a lengthy…

<em>Doro Wot</em>

Doro Wot

Prep time: 30 minutes
Cook time: 1 hour 15 minutes
Yield: 6 servings

Ethiopian Jews serve this fiery chicken stew for special meals. Heaps of onion, garlic and ginger meld together…

Sweet and Sour Cabbage Soup

Sweet and Sour Cabbage Soup

Prep time: 15 minutes
Cook time: 1 hour, 50 minutes
Yield: 8 servings

Beet borscht is undoubtedly the most popular sweet and-sour soup within the Ashkenazi soup canon. But this cabbage-based…

Yeasted Pumpkin Bread

Yeasted Pumpkin Bread

Prep time: 25 minutes, plus rising
Cook time: 35 minutes
Yield: 2 loaves

Sephardi Jews traditionally eat foods made with pumpkin and squash on Rosh Hashanah, when they hold symbolic significance.…

<em>Sutlatch</em> (Cream of Rice Pudding)

Sutlatch (Cream of Rice Pudding)

Prep time: 5 minutes
Cook time: 8-10 minutes
Yield: 8 4-ounce servings

A creamy, delicate pudding, sutlatch—in Turkish sütlaҫ or mahallebi—is traditionally served to break the fast after Yom Kippur…

Vegan Apple Galette

Vegan Apple Galette

Prep time: 15 minutes
Cook time: 45 minutes
Yield: 6–8 servings

A galette is one of those desserts that looks impressive, but is actually pretty easy to make. And…