Good storytelling, like good comedy, often draws from real life. HBO’s ‘Show Me a Hero,’ based on Lisa Belkin’s 1999 book, combines that true-to-life drama with impeccable timing.
This is a bright and healthy slaw featured in “The Seasonal Jewish Kitchen” by Amelia Saltsman. It gets its hue from carrots, beets and kolrabi.
A delicious fruit tart from Amelia Saltsman’s ‘The Seasonal Jewish Kitchen’ makes a lovely meal ender that’s particularly well suited to the holidays.
As part of the project Noshland, Berkeley-based Julia Braun holds cooking workshops and caters events featuring her own versions of Jewish food.
It is no accident that ‘Tristan und Isolde’ was Exhibit A for breaking Israel’s ban on Richard Wagner’s music. A.J. Goldmann writes it’s hard not to like the opera that opened this year’s Bayreuth Festival.