Hungry History

Category: Judaism

passover seder

Food for Thought: The Seder Plate

Take a look at the stories behind the bitter herb, the egg and other common Passover foods.

Matzo

Matzo, Matzo, Matzo: A Passover Tradition

The plain Passover flatbread known as matzo shows its sweeter side.

Hanukkah Sufganiyot

Frying Up Donuts for the Festival of Lights

Most people have heard of Hanukkah latkes, but did you know that jelly donuts are also a traditional holiday treat?