Best of Jewish Neighborhoods

Ballard: The Startup

Though historically considered a Scandinavian neighborhood, as more and more Jewish families move in, Ballard has become an under-the-radar hub of Jewish life in Seattle.

12/01/2016 By Naomi Tomky

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The Sweetest Things

Support your local trees and bees on Rosh Hashanah.

10/01/2016 By Naomi Tomky

Recipes

Spice It Up

Change up a weeknight dinner or a holiday menu with these recipes adapted from Pabla classics.

08/01/2016 By Naomi Tomky

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Punjabi Delights

The Sikh owners of Pabla have found a unique and loyal clientele.

08/01/2016 By Naomi Tomky

Summer Fun

The Perfect Cookie

Hello Robin’s cookies are the ultimate summer treat.

06/01/2016 By Pam Mandel

Summer Fun

The Perfect Pie

Seeking comfort during the recession, Dani Cone turned to pie.

06/01/2016 By Naomi Tomky

Summer Fun

The Perfect Tamale

How a rabbi’s daughter became the queen of tamales.

06/01/2016 By Josh Furman

Summer Fun

The Perfect Pickle

The Stopsky’s pickle professional on the fermented life.

06/01/2016 By Naomi Tomky

Good Eats

Summer Fun!

Bring a little summertime into your Shabbat with these “perfect” foods — and meet our local entrepreneurs behind them.

06/01/2016 By Naomi Tomky, Josh Furman, and Pam Mandel

Life

From Partisans to Pastrami

Business man Benny Cukier talks about deli and the art of determination.

06/01/2016 By Emily K. Alhadeff

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Prep and Play

There’s more to Passover music than “Dayenu” and the annual release of corny parodies. These fun tracks will keep you company in the kitchen.

04/01/2016

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Global Passover Recipes from Joan Nathan

Spice up your seder with recipes from around the world, courtesy of Joan Nathan.

04/01/2016 By Joan Nathan

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The Food Obsession

Joan Nathan dishes about her favorite Jewish food customs, and why we need to pass them on.

04/01/2016 By Naomi Tomky

History

10 Ways Seattle Became a Jewish City

Those who dare dismiss Seattle as a not-very-Jewish city fail to consider its history.

04/01/2016 By Stuart Eskenazi, Dan Aznoff, Megan Hill, Pam Mandel, and Emily K. Alhadeff

Life

Reclaiming the Table

Michael Hebb serves dinner with a side of death.

04/01/2016 By Emily K. Alhadeff

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Perk Up Purim

Nothing against hamantaschen, but Jewish communities from around the world bring delightful symbolic foods to the table.

02/01/2016

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A Taste of Nostalgia

As women’s lives change, what’s in store for the Ladies Auxiliary?

02/01/2016 By Emily K. Alhadeff

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Blessed Are the Cheesemakers

Local cheesemaker Lisa Jacobs celebrates Hanukkah — and life — with cheese.

12/01/2015 By Naomi Tomky

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Killer Cheese

Move over, Maccabees, and make way for Judith, the heroine who saved the Jewish people through cheese.

12/01/2015 By Emily K. Alhadeff

Best of the City

The Best of Jewish Washington

Kol hakavod to this year’s winners and featured picks!

12/01/2015 By Josh Furman, Emily K. Alhadeff, Boris Kurbanov, and Dan Aznoff