My Life in Recipes

My Life in Recipes

A new cookbook from the James Beard Award–winning, beloved author that uses recipes to look back at her life, her family history, and her personal journey discovering Jewish cuisine from around the world.

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  • Make Summer a Piece of Cake: Apricot Kuchen
    A traditional German dessert, this apricot kuchen has been a favorite in my own family for generations. – via Tablet Magazine INGREDIENTS 1 1/2 pounds fresh […]
  • Mexican Salmon Ceviche For Passover
    Prepare for Passover with my recipe for Mexican Salmon Ceviche – a perfect pairing with Mexico’s award-winning Jewish comedy NORA’S WILL, now streaming on www.ChaiFlicks.com! Also airing, […]
  • Chicken With Artichokes and Lemon
    If you like artichokes as much as I do, this recipe, often made at Passover by Jews from Morocco, is for you. You can use fresh […]
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Joan Nathan

Joan Nathan

Joan Nathan is the author of twelve cookbooks including her most recent, "My Life in Recipes" (Knopf).

2 weeks ago

Joan Nathan
Scenes from a delightful, jam-packed weekend! First, a girls trip to Richmond with @audsinger where we toured San-J facilities and lunched with Takashi Sato on the James River, ate tasty pastries Sub Rosa, stopped by Millie's for breakfast, and toured the beautiful and evocative exhibits The Valentine Institute for Contemporary Art Rounded out the weekend watching a Washington Nationals win with my dear friend Wolf Blitzer ⚾️ ... See MoreSee Less
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This was such a fun interview with @galbeckerman for The Atlantic discussing the legendary publisher Judith Jones and my most treasured cookbooks. I have so many favorites! ... See MoreSee Less
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3 weeks ago

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Pajama party having fun talking about The Edible Schoolyard Project and this that and the other!Alice Waters Kathy Gold @lynnie_buo Les Dames d'Escoffier DC Les Dames d'Escoffier Intl Les Dames d'Escoffier PHL ... See MoreSee Less
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