Frozen Limonana: The Israeli Slushie Your Summer Needs

Frozen Limonana: The Israeli Slushie Your Summer Needs

By Chaya Rappoport (The Nosher via JTA) – Limonana is a classic Israeli drink that combines freshly squeezed lemon juice and mint leaves for a unique Israeli-style lemonade treat that’s beloved throughout the country. Limonana is a combination of the Hebrew and Arabic...
S’mores Babka Recipe

S’mores Babka Recipe

By Shannon Sarna  (The Nosher via JTA) – Babka is an Eastern European yeasted cake with deep Jewish roots and also great American popularity. One of babka’s most notorious moments was in an episode of “Seinfeld”:  Jerry and Elaine head to Royal Bakery to pick up babka...
The 5 Best Places to Eat Hummus in Israel

The 5 Best Places to Eat Hummus in Israel

By Jessica Halfin Hummus is a national obsession in Israel. And while your brain might automatically be thinking about those containers you buy at the supermarket, hummus in Israel is a slightly different, more elevated experience. Literally, thousands of hummus...
Everything Bagel Bourekas Recipe

Everything Bagel Bourekas Recipe

By Chaya Rappoport (The Nosher via JTA) — These bourekas are a mix of New York Jewish and Middle Eastern Israeli food cultures. It sounds a little crazy, but it’s incredibly good: The flavorful seasoning blend, slightly sweet from the dried onion and garlic,...
Compost Cookie Hamantaschen Recipe

Compost Cookie Hamantaschen Recipe

Compost Cookie Hamantaschen Recipe By Shannon Sarna (Nosher via JTA) — If you’ve never made compost cookies, but you love desserts that are a little salty and a little sweet, this cookie (and hamantaschen) are for you. Do a quick Google search for “compost cookie” and...