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Jewish Holidays

Etta King and Her Mom, Yael

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Etta King and her mom, Yael.

Photo courtesy of Etta King.

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Etta King and her mom, Yael.

Photo courtesy of Etta King.

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Righteously bouncing back: What baking challah means to me

The first thing you should know about making challah is this: DO NOT BE AFRAID! I find that many people are intimidated by the thought of making their own challah.

Apple Walnut Bread

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Apple walnut bread.

Photo by Katherine Romanow.

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Apple walnut bread.

Photo by Katherine Romanow.

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Apple Granita

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Apple granita.

Photo by Katherine Romanow.

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Apple granita.

Photo by Katherine Romanow.

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Eating Jewish: Apple cake - New twists on an old classic

Feasting is a central component to the celebrations of many, if not most, of the holidays on the Jewish calendar.

Kreplach

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Hand-made kreplach.
Courtesy ofMMChicago/Flickr.
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Hand-made kreplach.
Courtesy ofMMChicago/Flickr.

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A kreplach recipe that's worth the work

I made my first batch of kreplach, noodle dough containing ground meat usually found in chicken soup, in 1972, with my very Greek friend Mary Mastrogeannes, when I was fourteen.

Rosh Hashanah video roundup

If YouTube searches are any indication, we Jews love making music videos, and holidays offer the perfect opportunity to create new ones and hope they go viral.

Tunisian Winter Squash Salad with Coriander and Harissa

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Tunisian Winter Squash Salad with Coriander and Harissa.
Courtesy of Katherine Romanow.
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Tunisian Winter Squash Salad with Coriander and Harissa.
Courtesy of Katherine Romanow.

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Moroccan Swiss Chard Salad (Salade de Blettes)

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Moroccan Swiss Chard Salad (Salade de Blettes).
Photograph by Katherine Romanow.
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Moroccan Swiss Chard Salad (Salade de Blettes).
Photograph by Katherine Romanow.

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Jewish Women's Archive. "Jewish Holidays." (Viewed on May 5, 2016) <http://jwa.org/topics/jewish-holidays>.

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