Israeli Kitchen

Tiramisu in cocktail glassesIsraeli KitchenPhoto: Sarah F. Berkowitz

Tiramisu in cocktail glasses

A rich and creamy no-bake Italian cheese dessert with strong notes of espresso and vodka.

Culinary News

Open Baladin is one of the bars in Italy most representative of the country's emerging beer scene.

6 bars around the world for beer enthusiasts

If you like beer, you'd be wise to make a pilgrimage to these places.

Pickled vegetables in mason jars, ready for winter.

To the cucumber and beyond: How to pickle your way to delicious vegetables

Pickling is a great way to get your produce ready for winter. Learn how it's done.

NASA astronaut Mark Watney, portrayed by actor Matt Damon, grows potatoes to survive on Mars.

What can you do with 4 years' worth of potatoes?

In 'The Martian,' Matt Damon survives on a lonely diet of potatoes. Which got us thinking...

Dan Messinger says owning a bakery is harder than working in television, but is happy he made the switch.

Burnt-out TV producer opens bakery in Los Angeles

Dan Messinger goes from making reality television to making bread.

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Super-easy recipes you can make in 20 minutes

They're fast, simple and delicious. You'll want to adopt these recipes for your next last-minute meal.

Stir-fry with turkey and vegetables

Veganism, freeganism, paleo … Can you tell modern dietary trends apart?

Does your vegan coworker eat cheese? Can you feed your gluten-free friend rice cakes? Test your food trend IQ.

Bees play a critical role in our food supply chain, and there's much we can do to help them survive.

What do avocados and almonds have to do with bees?

Our resident chef explores colony collapse disorder and what we can all do to help the problem.

There's a restaurant in England whose entire menu consists of variations on a grilled cheese sandwich.

Why some popular restaurants only have 1 item on the menu

From grilled cheese to peanut butter, find out why these eateries focusing on variations of a single theme have become a hit worldwide.

soda machine

Why making soda at home is easier than ever

Home carbonation machines are evolving in both technology and product to give consumers more bubbly power at home.

A bartender serves up Alexander beer at the recent beer festival in Tel Aviv

10 best craft beers from Israel

Craft beers are popping up all over the country, and our chef taste-tests them all.

Turkish coffee

How to make coffee without a coffeemaker

Tired of your usual morning cup? Try these unconventional brewing ideas.


9 kitchen gadgets you didn't know you needed

Chop onions without crying, make any butter spreadable and cut the perfect slice of pizza with these (and more!) ingenious tools.

Greek salad with feta cheese, olives and tomatoes.

5 of the best Mediterranean cookbooks for foodies

Get your falafel fix, your kebab quota, your tahini threshold here.

Soursop Fruit

10 odd fruits and vegetables that are totally worth trying

These odd fruits and vegetables may surprise you. Branch out from apples and broccoli and try the unusual, the exotic and the unknown.

Falafel with dipping sauce

Put down that pita! 5 different ways to enjoy falafel

Can falafel exist without pita? Absolutely, and we'll show you how.