Israeli Kitchen

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How to make your own hummus

This classic Mediterranean spread can be made at home.


Culinary News

The quintessential cuisine quiz

Name the Mediterranean countries that birthed these fabulous foods!

Inexpensive red wines to help you through the rest of winter

Cozy on up to the fire with these Mediterranean wines that won't break the bank.

A taste of America's Wild West, halfway across the world

This Israeli cowboy ranch will make you tip your hat to nostalgia. The steak ain't bad, either.

6 ways to use up leftover wine

From using it as a marinade to freezing it, our cook offers her suggestions.

Looking to lose weight? Try these high-fiber foods

New research pegs fiber as a handy tool in the weight-loss arsenal. Here are some foods from the Mediterranean Diet to get you started.

What's the difference between a gyro and a shawarma?

These two Mediterranean treats have a lot in common.

Homemade desserts for Valentine’s Day

Who needs a box of chocolates when you can create delicious treats in your own kitchen?

A Mediterranean party that feels like home

Food and drink are served with a smile at Manhattan's Jack's Wife Freda.

How to make strawberries and cream

This sweet and savory dish is not hard to put together.

Warming winter drinks around the world

Spice it up with this variety of delicious hot beverages, whether you're looking for a boost of energy, a warming cocktail or a relaxing nighttime sip.

Smoky mackerel!

Hanging out with Tel Aviv's expert fish smokers.

A fruity twist on kitchenware

You can drink it, eat it ... and eat from it?

Poached eggs for breakfast

A quick and easy gourmet breakfast inspired by Julia Child.

How to pickle olives at home

Our chef explains how a rock – and a lot of patience – leads to some delectable pickled olives.

What is bruschetta?

Make a snack or a whole meal from toasted bread slices topped with deliciousness.