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Fish Reuben

Recipe by Sherry Schweitzer

Fish Reuben

Wanting to spend as much time on the beach as possible during our Sanibel Island vacation in June, our family of three headed to the nearby Sanibel Fish House to grab a to-go lunch. I wasn’t looking for anything more than a po’ boy or a blackened mahi-mahi sandwich; instead, listed under the sandwich section

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Mooma’s Spicy Fish

Recipe by Leah Hadad

Mooma’s Spicy Fish

Recipe contributed by Gil Hovav. In his memoir, Candies from Heaven, Israeli food writer and personality Gil Hovav offers several family recipes from his childhood in 1960s Jerusalem, one of which is his grandmother’s spicy fish recipe. “There was no Friday night meal without a pot of spicy fish in red sauce, and lots of

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Fish Wrapped in Grape Leaves

Recipe by Ryan Moore

Fish Wrapped in Grape Leaves

The first time I experienced a whole fish wrapped in grape leaves was in Cairo, Egypt, in the early 2000s. I was having dinner with my new family at their home in the Nile before my father’s wedding. The meal resonates change, love and growth for me. I enjoy using this method because the brined grape leaves insulate

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Sweet and Scented Fish Tagine

Recipe by Sherry Schweitzer

Sweet and Scented Fish Tagine

Nearly 30 years ago, when I met my husband, we both enjoyed a diet that was largely animal protein-based. He wasn’t a fancy cook—and neither was I—but we both enjoyed cooking, and most of our meals centered on animal protein. I was famous for my brisket, which I cooked without fail on every Jewish holiday,

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Smoked Salmon Rillette

Recipe by Diane Gross and Khalid Pitts

Smoked Salmon Rillette

This appetizer is easy to throw together, but full of interesting flavors—rich crème fraîche, bright lemon juice and zest, salty capers and of course smoky salmon. Serve it in small individual jars or in one medium spread bowl, with toasted bread or crackers.

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Beet-Cured Lox

Recipe by Judith Rontal

Beet-Cured Lox

Lox is surprisingly easy to make and are a staple in many Jewish homes. Impress your guests next time you have them over for brunch when you whip out this bright and bold beet-cured lox. The beets add a gorgeous pop of color and an earthy flavor that rounds out the saltiness of the fish.

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Bouillabaisse

Recipe by Paula Shoyer

Bouillabaisse

Bouillabaisse is a fish stew that is popular in the South of France and is typically made with shellfish. I have always wanted to develop a kosher version and created a soup, rather than a stew, that is just as filling. It has all the flavors of the original as well—fennel, orange, tomato and anise—but

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