Holidays & Entertaining

The Holiday Cookie Decorating Guide

We love a good cookie swap here at F&W, but we also highly approve of assembling a group—coworkers, friends, family, you name it—for an afternoon of baking and decorating cookies simply for the fun of it. Here, we’ve assembled our favorite cookie and icing recipes, equipment recommendations, and 7 foolproof decorating techniques for the ultimate […]

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28 Recipes to Make in February

Coconut Chickpeas with Winter Squash
 Chef JJ Johnson’s take on winter comfort food is exactly what you’ll want to cook (and eat) on a cold February night. 28 Recipes to Make in February Moroccan Chicken-and-Couscous Soup Chicken soup is a wintertime staple, and this Moroccan version has all of the traditional ingredients plus a level […]

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Our 13 Favorite Chef Recipes for Rosh Hashanah

Our 13 Favorite Chef Recipes for Rosh Hashanah Brisket with Sweet-
and-Sour Onions
 Jessamyn Waldman Rodriguez of Hot Bread Kitchen calls this gorgeous brisket her “crowning glory.” Potato Kugel with Fried Shallots Adam Perry Lang’s wonderfully crisp kugel is an all-time favorite. Honey-and-Lemon-Glazed Roast Chicken Piero Incisa della Rocchetta brushes the chicken with a mixture of […]

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Common Threads: Food & Wine Goes Home for the Holidays With Two Chefs: One Palestinian, the Other Israeli

There’s some 
discussion
 about the
 pronunciation of “hummus.” For Reem Kassis, author of the cookbook The Palestinian Table, the word starts with something like a sigh, “haahmus”—a lyrical, open-throated hum in Arabic. The same word rumbles when it comes from Michael Solomonov, the Israeli chef behind Zahav in Philadelphia. “Chhhhummoooz,” he says, the Hebrew letter […]

Holidays & Entertaining

The Coolest Gifts From Urban Outfitters' Home Sale

Amped Fleece Printed Throw Blanket Perfect for a cold winter night, this cozy fleece blanket comes in four bold patterns. To buy: $49 (was $59); urbanoutfitters.com. 12-Piece Electroplated Flatware Set Amp up the dinner table with a shiny pop of color. This flatware set comes with four forks, spoons, and knives. To buy: $39 (was […]