Thank you Fox 5 DC morning news for having me!

Thank you Fox 5 DC morning news for having me!

Such fun talking about Sips & Suppers, which is happening THIS WEEKEND! (Photo taken from Fox 5 DC Morning News on Twitter)

Subscribe to Tablet Magazine’s Unorthodox podcast

Subscribe to Tablet Magazine’s Unorthodox podcast

Had a wonderful time at the DC JCC last Tuesday for a live podcast recording of Unorthodox.

JFE invites you to Master Class with Joan Nathan

I invite you to join me in my home-- let us cook and have dinner together! Only open to the first 20 registrants so sign up now!

Sunday, November 22, 2015
5:00 to 7:30 p.m.

$136 per person, includes four-course meal:

• Harira (Moroccan soup)
• Spicy Lebanese grouper
• Eggplant & cauliflower drizzled with tahini and pomegranate molasses
• Caramelized spiced apple cake


New York Times Book Review of ‘Pastrami on Rye’

Great review of my friend Ted Merwin's wonderful book about the history, culture, and influence of Jewish delis in America. Read here

Thrilled to be honored as Grande Dame!

I'm very happy to announce Les Dames d'Escoffier has awarded me as the 2015 Grande Dame. I'm incredibly excited and honored to be recognized, and would like to thank all of those who have helped me get this far in my culinary career. 

Read more about the award from Tablet Magazine and Les Dames' DC chapter site. 

Thank you to all!

An Iraqi Breakfast









An Iraqi breakfast at Nawal Nasrallah's home, with her husband Shakir. So delicious!

My hummus for an AFI Reception









At the AFI Reception for my son's Thesis Directing Debut.

Visiting Israel









A tour of the Galil Mountain Winery in Israel. Of course, we tasted the wine after the tour!

Testing Putterkuchen for my new book









A few friends dropped by to help me taste variations of Putterkuchen for my new book.

Christina Tosi’s Funfetti Cake










A demolished Christina Tosi funfetti cake for an engagement party. Delicious.

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