Simple Cheese Pogácsa
Flaky, cheesy biscuits give a nod to Southern cooking but stay true to their Hungarian heritage.
Spice Cake with Molasses Cream Cheese Frosting
A spice-filled and indulgent holiday cake perfect for the season.
Chocolate Hazelnut Cookies
These crunchy cookies are perfect for dunking in hot coffee, tea or chocolate.
Crispy Fried Saltines
Depression-era fried saltines (aka crackerflitters) are a satisfying way to get sweet crunch.
Canned tomatoes are a welcome flavor addition to what is usually a starchy, sweet meal.
Slow-Braised Beef and Pumpkin Stew
A stew that’s perfect for cold nights and serving to good friends.
Rice with Vegetables and Dried Currants
This rice—flavored with cumin seeds, carrots, and currants—is fit for a king.
Cardamom-Scented Chanukah Cookies
The addition of fragrant spices transforms these cookies into a holiday-worthy treat.
Country Spinach, Tomato and White Bean Soup
A hearty, healthy vegetable soup, perfect for the holiday season.
Cheesy chicken enchiladas wrapped in corn tortillas and highlighted by hot jalapenos and cooling cilantro.
Mexican Pork Posole
This traditional Mexican Posole will be welcomed warm meal on a chilly Dia de los Muertos.