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Slices of Granny's Apple Cake.

Granny's Apple Cake

Laurie Lenartowicz avatar
By Laurie Lenartowicz
This is my take on a classic Jewish apple cake. This is a dense, moist ...
(2 ratings)
Loaves of Simple Sweet Challah Bread.

Simple Sweet Challah Bread

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By Ashley Burnam
I love challah. I was raised Jewish and crave this bread all the time. The ...
(3 ratings)
A bowl of Matzo Ball Soup With Chicken.

Matzo Ball Soup With Chicken

Ashley Burnam avatar
By Ashley Burnam
I love, love, love Matzo balls... I could eat just a giant bowl of them, ...
(2 ratings)
A slice of Potato Kugel on a plate.

Potato Kugel

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By Joanne Bellezza-Loughlin
I love ethnic foods and kugel is one of my favorites. It's a Jewish casserole ...
(3 ratings)
Ganache Filled Coconut Macaroons on a cooling rack.

Ganache Filled Coconut Macaroons

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By Susan Bartley
I bake for a lot of people and when they try this cookie they all ...
(1 rating)
Frosting spread over the Chocolate Mousse Cake.

Chocolate Mousse Cake

Helaine Norman avatar
By Helaine Norman
This cake is unusual in that one batter makes both the cake and the frosting! ...
(2 ratings)
A slice of Sinful Torte on a plate with chocolate shavings.

Sinful Torte (passover, Special Occasion)

Lindsey G avatar
By Lindsey G
I needed a dessert to take to a Passover meal. If you have had Passover ...
(3 ratings)
Carciofi alla giudia - Artichokes Jewish-Roman style

Artichokes Jewish-roman Style

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By Amy CooksToo
Inspired by Goats On The Road (a couple I follow that travels and blogs/writes for ...
Challah bread loaf cut in half.


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By Francine Lizotte
Soft, moist and absolutely delicious, this is a great recipe to make! It's beautiful and ...
(1 rating)
Matzo Apple Orange Kugel ready to be sliced.

Matzo Apple Orange Kugel

Helaine Norman avatar
By Helaine Norman
I have been making this, my own, version of matzoh kugel (pudding) every Passover for ...
(3 ratings)
This delectable Matzo Ball Soup brings chicken, carrots, celery and onions together in a lightly seasoned chicken broth with light airy matzo balls. For ease and simplicity I use already cooked roasted chicken for this recipe.

Matzo Ball Soup

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By Beth Pierce
This delectable Matzo Ball Soup brings chicken, carrots, celery and onions together in a lightly ...

Latkes With Chive Sour Cream

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By Barbara Lentz
Normally the latkes are made small around a 50 cent side. I just didn't ...
Delish Knish sliced in half and on a plate.

Delish Knish

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By Craig Clark
A knish is a piece of dough stuffed with potato, meat or cheese, then baked ...
(3 ratings)
Charoset in a serving bowl.


Karen Feinen avatar
By Karen Feinen
This is a traditional Passover recipe but is delicious anytime.
(2 ratings)

Veggie Matzo Ball Soup

Laura Wolf avatar
By Laura Wolf
I'm allergic to Chicken so I made this for Hanukkah. And it turned out super ...
Three fried potato latkes on a plate with sour cream and apple sauce.

Potato Latkes

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By Francine Lizotte
Crispy on the outside, moist and tender on the inside, these Potato Latkes are just ...
A plate of Penny's Latkes (Potato Pancakes) with applesauce and sour cream.

Penny's Latkes (potato Pancakes)

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By Penny Burdge
We were invited to a Chanukah meal a couple of years ago and I offered ...
(2 ratings)
Sweet Kugel ready to be eaten.

Sweet Kugel

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By Pauline Miller
This kugel is a must on our holiday table. It's my most requested recipe. There ...
(4 ratings)

Matzah Ball Soup

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By Sabrina Stratton
This is my chicken matzah ball soup recipe. It was my first time making it ...

Easy Fast Bagels

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By Monika Rosales
For a really simple tasty bagel, let cool, slice and toast.
So yummy

Party Essentials: Yummy Pastrami & Cheese Sliders

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By Andy Anderson !
If you have some leftover pastrami, these are a snap to make, and a sure ...
(1 rating)
Traditional Hard Matzo Ball Soup in a bowl.

Traditional Hard Matzo Ball Soup

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By Pamela Rappaport
When I married my Jewish husband 28 years ago, his mother taught me to make ...
(2 ratings)
Reuben sandwich on rye with dill pickles.

Reuben On Rye

Colleen Sowa avatar
By Colleen Sowa
This is one of my all time favorite sandwiches! When I go out for ...
(4 ratings)
A slice of Jewish Apple Cake on a plate.

Jewish Apple Cake

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By Rachael Laveck
As it sits in the fridge, I find that it becomes better in time.
(3 ratings)