Serving stuffed foods is one of the best known Sukkot culinary traditions, although there are many. Just as the Sukkah protects the guests taking shelter therein, so the wrap shelters its filling. A Sukkah is to Jewish people what cabbage is to rice, what knish is to the mashed potatoes and what kibbeh is to its meat.

Since Sukkot is the harvest holiday, stuffed food is a great opportunity to...