W.W. Norton & Company Inc.

modern jewish comfort food

$30

A satisfying collection of Jewish comfort food with classic dishes and modern variations.

Traditional dishes and  exciting variations that will bring heartwarming comfort to the home kitchen. Sarna's Basic Tomato & Pepper Shakshuka is cleverly interpreted into a deep-dish pizza; Classic Potato Latkes invite vegetable-focused variations such as Beet & Carrot and Summer Corn Zucchini; and a multitude of dumplings reflect the range of the Jewish diaspora. Sweets include two kinds of Israeli-Style Yeasted Rugelach, Funfetti Macaroons, and more―ready to complete the holiday dessert table. Modern Jewish Comfort Food will inspire home cooks to connect to Jewish foodways and explore the history of this diverse cuisine.