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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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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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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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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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Lo Mein and Long Lines

Is the tradition of “Jewish Christmas” being co-opted by gentiles?

12/01/2015 By Naomi Tomky

Sound Off

Double Portion

12/01/2015

Best of the City

The Best of Jewish Food in Washington

"Don’t even bother getting them anywhere else! These are like the famous Montreal bagels with two tops!" — one happy Eltana customer

12/01/2015 By Josh Furman

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

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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

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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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Wine on High

Inside Washington’s only kosher winery

10/01/2015 By Emily K. Alhadeff

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Not So Fishy

10/01/2015

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Rabbis Behind the Wines

For which historic personalities are these kosher wines named?

10/01/2015

Nosherai

Stuff It!

10/01/2015 By Erez Benari

Teva

Faith on the Farm

Oxbow Farm puts Jewish values into vegetables.

10/01/2015 Photography by Naomi Tomky

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High Holiday Throwdown

Three local chefs dish about their holiday showstoppers.

08/01/2015 By Olivia Brent

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High Holiday Throwdown Recipes

Three local chefs dish about their holiday showstoppers.

08/01/2015 By Leah Jaffee, Rachel Almeleh, and Jonny Silverberg

In Case You Missed It

Bacon Seaweed

08/01/2015 By Emily K. Alhadeff

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Jonny’s Pale Ale Braised Brisket

"Whenever I make a classic Jewish meal, I feel I am honoring my family’s heritage by keeping alive the traditions and values I grew up learning."

08/01/2015 By Olivia Brent

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Leah’s Apple Crown Cake

"As a convert, Jewish food has been how I have come to be a part of many families and the community."

08/01/2015 By Olivia Brent