Chocolate Quinoa Cake Recipe

Chocolate Quinoa Cake Recipe

By Paula Shoyer (The Nosher via JTA) — I had heard the myth of chocolate cakes made with cooked quinoa and didn’t quite believe they would actually be tasty. This cake is surprisingly moist and delicious. Note: This recipe is gluten- and dairy-free, and Passover...
Moroccan-Style Brisket with Dried Fruit and Capers Recipe

Moroccan-Style Brisket with Dried Fruit and Capers Recipe

By Jennifer Segal (The Nosher via JTA) – For years I made Nach Waxman’s “most-Googled brisket recipe” for every Jewish holiday. My family loved it, but eventually, we all got tired of the same ol’ same ol’. One year I decided to mix things up a bit and give the recipe...
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...