Rosh Hashanah

Celebrating Rosh Hashanah? Talk about menu ideas, dessert inspiration, and favorite holiday traditions with other Chowhounds.

These Chocolate Rugelach Are the Bite-Sized Desserts of Your Dreams

If you’ve ever had the chocolate-Nutella babka from Breads Bakery in New York City or Tel Aviv, you’re well aware of the craze surrounding the pastry. The wonderfully flaky, densely chocolate babka...

'High Holiday' Cooking Courses from The Streicker Center...

by gutreactions 1 year ago

Preparing for the High Holidays: Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur? Want to reproduce a good version of 'bubbe's brisket'? The Streicker Center is offering free online cooking courses geared to the Jewi...

Honey Cake from Second Generation Joy of Cooking

by meinNYC 1 year ago

I once had a recipe for honey cake from the 200ish Joy of Cooking for honey cake. It was much better than the older 1970's version. Lighter and less dry than the original. Can anyone in possession ...

Best challah recipe?

by sallyt 2 years ago

Hi all, I'm making challah Sunday for Rosh Hashanah - I love this fig, olive oil, and sea salt challah from SK but wonder if anyone has one I should make? Plain or otherwise? THANKS!

Best shopping for Jewish New Year?

by gutreactions 2 years ago

It's time for Rosh Hashanah, Sept. 29th, the Jewish New Year, ending with Yom Kippur! Where do you find the best foods for the celebration and breaking the fast in the metro area? Been hearing abou...

Shopping for Rosh Hashanah...

by gutreactions 13 years ago

What are the best places to shop for Rosh Hashanah in the greater Westchester/Fairfield area...you know...for those traditional items you use to cook at home, or for exceptional whole dishes you wa...

Need inspiration for gluten-free AND vegan Rosh Hashanah dinner

by blackradish 3 years ago

Would like to make a nice Rosh Hashanah dinner that our friends can enjoy. They are gluten-free and vegan. Will be only about 4 or 5 people coming. All advice appreciated!

Rosh Hashanah restaurant

by nyperr 4 years ago

I'm looking for a good Manhattan restaurant that serves special High Holiday meals. I care about good food, Absolutely does not need to be Kosher. Normally I cook for a gang but I had a flood in...

Gluten Free Rosh Hashonna dessert (apple?)

by Diane in Bexley 5 years ago

Looking for gluten free dessert recipes for the Holidays. Preferably with apples? Thanks for your help!

Gluten free Rosh Hashonna/Holiday dessert recipes

by Diane in Bexley 5 years ago

Looking for gluten free Holiday recipes that use apples or cherries? Thanks in advance for your help!

New Fruit for Rosh Hashanah

by chicago maven 11 years ago

After years of the “same old - same old”, does anyone have any suggestions for a good tasting new fruit for Rosh Hashanah that is relatively easy to find?

Brisket Type and Amount

by seg815 6 years ago

I'm cooking a "shabbat" brisket this weekend. I've always used my grandmother's recipe, but she's 90 and isn't very clear on how much brisket is needed. My main questions are: (1) How much b...

Discarding solids?

by swfood 6 years ago

I've sliced the brisket for our Rosh Hashannah dinner (cooked and cooled from yesterday). It's now soaking in the juices. Rather then ditch the solids in the "discard solids" step I've set them asi...

Rosh Hashanah dessert - not baked

by susans 6 years ago

It is much too hot to use the oven and I want to make a Rosh Hashanah dessert. It does not have to be kosher. Any ideas?

Happy Rosh Hashanah!

by chicago maven 6 years ago

Best wishes for a happy, healthy, sweet, peaceful and delicious new year. K'Siva V'Chasima Tova!!

HELP - brisket emergenchy

by supergoldie 6 years ago

I am braising a brisket (for Rosh Hashanah) and the cut I got is much taller (thicker) than normal. It is, in fact, taller than my deepest pot that can go in the over. This means I can not cover th...

Rosh Hashanah Simanim

by stevorino 7 years ago

Anyone have a complete list of "simple to acquire and eat" simanin for the first night of Rosh Hashanah (Ashkenazic tradition), requiring a minimal amount of preparation but yet enjoyable to eat? ...

honey cake for rosh hashanah

by iOnLa 7 years ago

any place that does a moist honey cake? I've tried the former Bayleys (now Tutto Bene) on Crescent and Beverlywood Bakery, even Nate n Als because I could get my challah and chopped liver at the sa...

Low carb Rosh Hashanah ideas?

by tcamp 7 years ago

Meat + dried fruits, honey, tsimmes, baked goods...the carb-packed goodness of the season is upon us. So, any low carb ideas out there? Maybe a grilled fish dish? Forget about the "sweet" symbolism...

dinner for Rosh Hashanah?

by rocknro 10 years ago

Hi there! Looking for a Rosh Hashanah dinner being served at a restaurant in either the Orange County or San Diego area. Thanks!! :o)