“Whatever else is happening outside my windows, whatever struggles are still ahead,” she writes, “just the sight of that golden disk of battery goodness can make me feel a tiny bit better.”
During this time of social isolation and physical distancing, cooking simple, comfort foods can serve as a welcome and calming distraction – even if you don’t consider yourself a cook. We’ve rounded up some easy-to-make Jewish recipes for beginners that are simple, delicious, and well… just plain comforting.
Traditional Ashkenazi Comfort Foods:
Our Passover Picks:
- Caramelized Red Onion and Dill Frittata with Smoked Salmon
- Matzah Spinach Pizza
- Matzah Meal Popovers
Plus, Passover Sweets!
- Matzah Candy Buttercrunch
- Vegan Chocolate Peanut Butter Matzah Squares
- Double Coconut Chocolate Macaroons
What foods do you turn to during stressful times? Leave a comment and let us know.
To find more recipes, see "21 Jewish Recipes That Use Ingredients You Have at Home” or browse all of our recipes.