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Learn how to make delicious Israeli and Jewish inspired dishes! These recipes play important roles in Jewish holidays, and are dishes that will satisfy your sweet tooth and warm you up on a cold day.

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Fried Cauliflower Salad
Fried Cauliflower Salad
There are many versions of Fried Cauliflower salad in Israel and around the world. This version features a unique blend strong and pungent Israeli "street food" flavours using Amba, tahini and lots of herbs, with the smokiness of charred tomatoes. This makes a great appetizer for sharing, or a delicious side dish.

How to Make Honey Halvah
How to Make Honey Halvah
Sweet, sticky, and surprisingly easy to make at home!

Challah Hot Dogs
Challah Hot Dogs
A fun appetizer for summer parties, Shabbat dinners, game-nights or kids' birthday parties.

How to Make Your Own Sauerkraut
How to Make Your Own Sauerkraut
For centuries, pickled vegetables were staples in the diet of Ashkenazi Jews.

Labneh and Fig Tart with Olive Oil Crust
Labneh and Fig Tart with Olive Oil Crust
Summer desserts have to fit a few criteria for me. First off, they better be worth turning on the oven for. Second, if you don't need to turn on the oven? Even better.

Kamut Berries with Porcini Mushrooms and Butternut Squash
Kamut Berries with Porcini Mushrooms and Butternut Squash
Rediscovering this ancient middle eastern grain! This vegan recipe is easy to make ahead

Grandma's Perogies
Grandma's Perogies
My grandfather is Polish, and his mother taught my grandmother how to make these delicious perogies.

Tres Leches Cake Recipe for Shavuot
Tres Leches Cake Recipe for Shavuot
Tres Leches Cake Recipe for Shavuot: This light, spongy cake is a winning option for replacing a classic cheesecake at your next Shavuot gathering.

Chremslach Are Your New Favorite Jewish Pancakes
Chremslach Are Your New Favorite Jewish Pancakes
Looking for a Mother's Day gift idea? Why not breakfast in bed with these delicious Chremslach - your new favourite Jewish pancake!

Persian-Inspired Stuffed Peppers Recipe
Persian-Inspired Stuffed Peppers Recipe
These Persian-style stuffed peppers are both seriously comforting and wholesome. It's also a one-pot-meal that's perfect to bring people together on a weeknight or for a Friday night Shabbat dinner.

Moroccan Couscous and Chicken
Moroccan Couscous and Chicken
This delicious couscous dish comes together in one pot, which means there's a lot less clean-up.

Israeli 7-Layer Salad with Labneh Poppyseed Dressing Recipe
Israeli 7-Layer Salad with Labneh Poppyseed Dressing Recipe
This seven layer salad is far from the cheese, olives, and iceberg lettuce chopped salad from back in the day. Packed with fresh, local produce and Israeli flavors, this one's bursting with texture in every bite. In short, it's bound to be the main event.

Rocket (Arugula) Salad with Lox and Fresh Mozzarella
Rocket (Arugula) Salad with Lox and Fresh Mozzarella
This easy but very healthy salad makes a great light lunch after heavy Pesach (Passover) and Easter dinners.

Perfect Matzah Balls (Kneidlach) Recipe
Perfect Matzah Balls (Kneidlach) Recipe
Easy and Delicious, Matzah Balls are often eaten for Shabbat dinner, but are a staple for Seder Dinners as well.

Hazelnut Banana "Nice-Cream"
Hazelnut Banana "Nice-Cream"
With people working from home, and with the kids looking for something to do, this is a great recipe that the children can make.

Passover Chocolate Meringues with Raspberry Dipping Sauce
Passover Chocolate Meringues with Raspberry Dipping Sauce
Meringues are probably the most inherently Passover-friendly dessert you will find, but are also delicious as "nests" for Easter dinner as well. Try this fabulous closer at your holiday meal.

Easy 4-Ingredient Brisket
Easy 4-Ingredient Brisket
Designed for Passover when you are following Chabad custom, this brisket is delicious all year long.

Grilled Chicken Salad With Citrus Honey Dressing
Grilled Chicken Salad With Citrus Honey Dressing
Easy lunch or dinner for Passover or any time throughout the year

Keto Chocolate Avocado Cake
Keto Chocolate Avocado Cake
With Passover approaching, and with the popularity of KETO, this delicious sugar-free, dairy-free and gluten-free dessert is sure to be a crowd-pleaser!

Sutlatch (Cream of Rice Pudding)
Sutlatch (Cream of Rice Pudding)
A creamy, delicate pudding, sutlatch--in Turkish sütlac; or mahallebi--is traditionally served to break the fast after Yom Kippur and for Shabbat morning breakfast, although it is a beloved treat any time.

Tu b'Shevat Salad
Tu b'Shevat Salad
Tomorrow is Tu b'Shevat. Try this traditional, but delicious salad featuring seven Israeli fruits.

Malabi with Salted Caramel Sauce Recipe
Malabi with Salted Caramel Sauce Recipe
A sweet & salty take on this popular Middle Eastern dessert.

Kosher Dill Pickles
Kosher Dill Pickles
There is nothing better than crisp and crunchy dill pickles to snack on. Try this super easy recipe today.

Easy Mediterranean Chickpea Salad
Easy Mediterranean Chickpea Salad
This Easy Mediterranean Chickpea Salad is the perfect make-ahead lunch for busy work or school days, and it makes a great healthy side dish or main dish!

Israeli salad
Israeli salad
Israeli salad is a dish that is ever-present in my kitchen. It's easy to make, inexpensive, and surprisingly delicious.

Mini potato and zucchini latkes
Mini potato and zucchini latkes
Serve these veggie patties warm or at room temperature with a dollop of sour cream or Chunky Applesauce. They're at their best when made the same day--but, if you prefer, they reheat well.

Pull-apart eggplant parmesan
Pull-apart eggplant parmesan
Pull-apart eggplant parmesan

Gâteau ŕ l'orange: The story of a recipe that survived the Holocaust
Gâteau ŕ l'orange: The story of a recipe that survived the Holocaust
Rebecca Teitelbaum risked her life to write down every recipe she could remember

Aunt Renee's Chicken Soup
Aunt Renee's Chicken Soup
Aunt Renee's Chicken Soup

Crisp apple and pomegranate slaw
Crisp apple and pomegranate slaw
Crisp apple and pomegranate slaw

Apple Kugel (Apple Pudding)
Apple Kugel (Apple Pudding)
Apple Kugel (Apple Pudding)

Honey Cake
Honey Cake
The Fellowship's own Rachel Katzman gives us another tasty recipe using one of Israel's favourite crop...

Rice Burrito Bowl with Avocado!
Rice Burrito Bowl with Avocado!
The Fellowship's own Rachel Katzman gives us another tasty recipe using one of Israel's favourite crop...

Hummus Four Ways for Summer!
Hummus Four Ways for Summer!
Try making this Israeli classic to share with your friends and family this summer!

Cheesecake Five Ways!
Cheesecake Five Ways!
It's especially delicious in the summertime when fresh fruit is added!

Classic Pita Bread!
Classic Pita Bread!
Learn how to make Israeli-style pita bread in your own kitchen!

Crockpot Israeli-Style Stuffed Peppers!
Crockpot Israeli-Style Stuffed Peppers!
While the flavours and spices may differ, so many people enjoy making stuffed peppers!

Israeli Breakfast Pizza!
Israeli Breakfast Pizza!
Israelis love breakfast! Try this new recipe by our friends at The Nosher where they show you how to bake a crispy pizza crust, using eggs as the topping.

Coconut Macaroons
Coconut Macaroons
The Nosher shows us how to make delicious coconut macaroons to celebrate!

Black and White Cookies!
Black and White Cookies!
Try making these iconic cookies...

Matzah Toffee
Matzah Toffee
With Passover right around the corner, we thought we'd share a quick and easy recipe using one of the popular items on the Seder plate, the matzah! Try this easy and tasty treat that calls for only five ingredients.

Mushroom Jalapeno Matzah Ball Soup
Mushroom Jalapeno Matzah Ball Soup
Our friends at The Nosher put a Mexican-inspired twist on the classic matzah ball soup!

Sachlav
Sachlav
Warm up on this cold winter day. Enjoy!

Coffee Coconut Date Balls!
Coffee Coconut Date Balls!
This week's recipe is brought to you by The Fellowship's Rachel Katzman who says this is the perfect treat to share with family and friends!

Burekas
Burekas
Burekas are served on festive occasions, but also widely sold on Israeli street corners...

Babka
Babka
Our friends at the Nosher show us how to make this delicious Jewish treat using four different fillings.

Sufganiyot
Sufganiyot
Hanukkah starts this Sunday at sundown and during this festival, it is customary to eat foods fried in oil such as Sufganiyot (doughnuts).

Kreplach
Kreplach
It is a great meal for those cold winter days as it's usually served in soup...

Moussaka!
Moussaka!
It is a specialty of many Greek-style restaurants which abound in Israel's cities...

Falafel!
Falafel!
Some call it the "Israeli hamburger..."

Vegetable Lasagna!
Vegetable Lasagna!
Fall has finally arrived, so this week we're sharing a warm and hearty recipe for vegetable lasagna!

Blintzes!
Blintzes!
Israelis will choose this light meal, a delicacy with a choice of several different fillings...

Apple Muffins for the High Holy Days!
Apple Muffins for the High Holy Days!
The Jewish holiday Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, is just around the corner...

Baklava
Baklava
This sweet pastry is sold in both Jewish and Arab markets, and comes in a multitude of varieties...

Lekach
Lekach
Usually served with apples, honey, and challah to ensure a sweet new year...

Pizza-Stuffed Challah
Pizza-Stuffed Challah
Try this yummy variation brought to us by Jewlish...

Carrot Salad
Carrot Salad
When Israelis abroad long for their homeland, they recall the incomparable tastes of Israel's fruits and vegetables...

Butternut Squash Kibbeh!
Butternut Squash Kibbeh!
Kibbeh is a popular dish in Middle Eastern Christian communities, as kibbeh is a vegetarian recipe that can be served for Lent!

Shakshouka
Shakshouka
No Middle Eastern restaurant menu is complete without it...

Avocado Salad!
Avocado Salad!
Today, the avocado is an Israeli favourite and avocado fields dot the countryside...

Shishlik!
Shishlik!
The simple method of preparing meat on an open grill goes back to ancient biblical times...

25 Classic Jewish Foods!
25 Classic Jewish Foods!
BuzzFeed shares with us the best Jewish recipes from sweet rugelach to warm matzah ball soup...

Haroset!
Haroset!
Joan Nathan shows us how to prepare a delicious beef stew...

Chraime!
Chraime!
Joan Nathan shows us how to prepare a delicious beef stew...

Salyanka!
Salyanka!
Joan Nathan shows us how to prepare a delicious beef stew...

Lokshen Kugel!
Lokshen Kugel!
This item falls into the category of "grandma's dishes..."

Kebob!
Kebob!
There is hardly a restaurant in Israel which does not feature kebob at the head of its menu...

Kichlach!
Kichlach!
Try this popular Israeli treat, called kichlach, made of fried dough dusted with powdered sugar.

Apple Pie Pops!
Apple Pie Pops!
This week's recipe is right on time for the start of the holiday season.

Black and White Cookies!
Black and White Cookies!
Let's Make Black and White Cookies!

Halva Rocky Road Bars!
Halva Rocky Road Bars!
Halva, a flaky tahini-based candy, is served all around the world and loved by Israeli and North American Jews alike...

Cabbage Strudel!
Cabbage Strudel!
Let's Make Cabbage Strudel!

Chocolate Cranberry Challah Rolls!
Chocolate Cranberry Challah Rolls!
What better way to welcome the fall season than making challah with chocolate chips and cranberries?

Granola Baked Apples!
Granola Baked Apples!
Let's Make Granola Baked Apples for Rosh Hashanah!

Jewish Bow Tie Cookies!
Jewish Bow Tie Cookies!
Try this classic Jewish treat, called kichlach, made of fried dough dusted with powdered sugar!

S'mores Rugelach!
S'mores Rugelach!
Now you can make your own summer version of rugelach right in your own home...

Summer Corn and Zucchini Latkes!
Summer Corn and Zucchini Latkes!
This recipe is the perfect excuse to make latkes during the summer

Jewish Potato Salad
Jewish Potato Salad
Try this delicious summer potato salad recipe infused with Ashkenazi Jewish flavours like caraway seeds and dill!

Barbecue Brisket and Beans!
Barbecue Brisket and Beans!
Typically, Jewish brisket is served for the holidays, but this barbeque brisket with beans dish is perfect for a summer gathering!

Israeli Couscous Macaroni and Cheese!
Israeli Couscous Macaroni and Cheese!
Nothing quite says "comfort food" like macaroni and cheese!

Cheese Blintzes!
Cheese Blintzes!
This dessert was made popular by Eastern European Jewish immigrants and is still a favourite today...

Jewish Coffee Cake!
Jewish Coffee Cake!
Jewish homes serve coffee cake on Shabbat or during Jewish holidays...

Falafel for Israel's Independence Day!
Falafel for Israel's Independence Day!
Brisket is a special dish loved by Ashkenazi Jews (Jews from France, Germany, and Eastern Europe) and prepared for special occasions such as parties or family gatherings!

Brisket Sliders!
Brisket Sliders!
Brisket is a special dish loved by Ashkenazi Jews (Jews from France, Germany, and Eastern Europe) and prepared for special occasions such as parties or family gatherings!

Pomegranate and Honey Glazed Chicken!
Pomegranate and Honey Glazed Chicken!
Though pomegranates have become popular of late for their healthy antioxidants, Jewish cooks have been using them for years...

Chocolate Funfetti Hamantaschen for Purim!
Chocolate Funfetti Hamantaschen for Purim!
In celebration of Purim, many Jews around the world will be baking the traditional cookie, hamantaschen!

Poutine with Latkes!
Poutine with Latkes!
This special poutine recipe not only encourages naps, but is also kosher and vegetarian!

Dairy-Free Chocolate Mousse!
Dairy-Free Chocolate Mousse!
Think you can't make a healthy, dairy-free mousse that's also delicious? Think again...

Vegetarian Yemenite Jewish Soup!
Vegetarian Yemenite Jewish Soup!
This vegetarian Yemenite soup comes from the Sephardic cuisine and has a comforting spiced broth that will warm you up this winter!

Chocolate Tahini Cake!
Chocolate Tahini Cake!
Try this recipe that combines nutty tahini with chocolate to make delicious mini cakes...

Shakshouka!
Shakshouka!
This delicious Israeli meal, known as Shakshouka, is simple, delicious and will certainly be enjoyed with loved ones around the dinner table.

Carrot Salad!
Carrot Salad!
When Israelis abroad long for their homeland, they recall the incomparable tastes of Israel's fruits and vegetables...

Israeli Egg Salad with Baba Ganoush!
Israeli Egg Salad with Baba Ganoush!
With this recipe, you can give a traditional egg salad dish the perfect Israeli twist!

Shabbat Chicken with Dried Fruit!
Shabbat Chicken with Dried Fruit!
For our Jewish friends, this is a wonderful recipe to make for Shabbat!

Green Bean Casserole!
Green Bean Casserole!
Did you know that this classic dish actually has Jewish roots? Find out more about Cecily Brownstone, a Jewish, Canadian-born food editor, who brought this delicious dish to the holiday table in the 1950s.

Granola Baked Apples!
Granola Baked Apples!
We have entered the season of fall. Apples, pumpkins and leaves changing comes to mind, so this week we'd like to share a delicious recipe for warm baked apples!

Challah Hot Dogs!
Challah Hot Dogs!
As summer comes to a close, make sure you get your fill of all your summer favourites, like hot dogs! This week's recipe shows you how to wrap your hot dogs in a classic Jewish bread, challah, to add variety to the classic hot dog. They make great appetizers for parties, birthdays, and game-watching nights.

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