Joan Nathan is Tablet Magazine’s food columnist and the author of 10 cookbooks including Quiches, Kugels and Couscous: My Search for Jewish Cooking in France.
Video: The Old World meets the New World in one delicious cookie
Vegetarian. Vegan. Kosher. Whatever. It’s cold outside. Have some soup. You’ll feel better.
Video: Make a traditional American holiday feast, with a recipe for stuffing that brings Jewish flavors to the table
Video: Throw away your jars of gray fish patties. This Rosh Hashanah, make a terrine that’ll have doubters asking for seconds.
Roman Jews have had a long love affair with tomatoes. This recipe for oven-browned ‘pomodori a mezzo’ will show you why.
Video: It starts with a simple grilled eggplant, but the toppings—pomegranate seeds, feta, and tahini—make it a sophisticated dish
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Rome’s former Chief Rabbi helped hide Jews during the Holocaust, initiated dialogue with Vatican
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On the anniversary of the camp’s liberation, a group of Holocaust survivors party in Melbourne
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What the movie star could learn from the story of a woman who shared with her family, over Passover, that they had once owned slaves
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Jewish rocker battling cancer, ‘grateful’ for prayers
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But ‘priceless’ table from the Führer’s yacht remains in New Jersey
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Jewish community mourns scholar, political dove, who educated generations
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Light up your 4/20 with Tablet’s dope marijuana coverage; more puns inside
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Today we celebrate the anniversary of the first-ever march on Washington, led by Frank Kameny
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Singer-songwriter’s family asks for prayers, says fellow musician and collaborator Naftali Kalfa
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The 100th anniversary is the time for Israel to rethink the moral concession it has made by abetting Turkish denialBy Lee Smith — What he said, what they said, and what America is now saying to the world about exterminationist anti-SemitismBy Andrew Tarsy — Staying silent in the face of radical evil is wrong. It’s time for us to engage.
Historian Jonathan Sarna discusses the Great Emancipator’s ties to a chiropodist, military men, and other Jews
Stories for Passover about slavery, freedom, family… and lice
In a new biography, Annie Cohen-Solal looks at the immigrant child who changed modern art