Naan may be the paradigm of yeasted flatbreads. Fresh from a tandoor oven and served with curries and roasted meat, this Indian bread is a delicacy. The yogurt and ghee in this version ensure that the dough is tart and toothsome. Eat naan hot out of the oven if you can. Makes 12 (3 × […]
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The breads we bake at Hot Bread Kitchen are inspired by our bakers, and challah is Founder Jessamyn’s contribution to our repertoire. Sweet challahs are made on holidays to symbolize bringing about joy and happiness.
Still looking for the perfect dish to make for your Passover seder next week? Nothing beats our Founder and CEO Jessamyn Waldman Rodriguez’s gefilte fish for putting a twist on a tradition handed down for generations. She shared the story of how it came to be in the Hot Bread Kitchen Cookbook: “My great-grandmother Minnie Starkman […]
Join Hot Bread Kitchen founder Jessamyn Rodriguez for a baking class on 10/25 at Sur la Table to learn how one buttery, rich dough can make two delicious breads from different ethnic traditions. Jessamyn will discuss her award-winning book, The Hot Bread Kitchen Cookbook, and demonstrate how to make Mexican Pan de Muerto (just in […]
It’s hot out there: skip the cooking and mix up a fresh, cold salad using leftover bread. Jessamyn shared four recipes for bread salads inspired by different cultures with Oprah Magazine. The recipe is simple: day-old bread, an abundance of fresh veggies, a bright acidic note, protein and crunch equal a perfect summer supper. It’s […]
The Hot Bread Kitchen Cookbook is Yahoo Food’s Cookbook of the Year! Yahoo says: “when a cookbook combines appealing, accessible recipes, compelling personal narrative, and a powerful — not to mention timely — social mission, there really is no contest. In fact, the Yahoo Food team was unanimous when it came to choosing our cookbook of […]