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Crown Heights Now Artisanal Kosher Haven

Dolly Rotter, a Chabad chasidic grandmother of 19 and great-grandmother of 25, has lived on the south side of Eastern Parkway in Crown Heights since she was 6 years old. When the first kosher...


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5/23/2017
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92Y Gala Sparks Debate On What’s Kosher

The decision by the 92nd Street Y to use a non-kosher caterer for its annual gala Monday night sparked a small protest and ignited a broader debate about the propriety of Jewish institutions in...


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5/23/2017
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A Clean-Meat Revolution is Cooking in Israel

Would you pay $1,000 for a meatball? How about $18,000 per pound of ground beef?

That’s the cost of today’s prototype cultured meat (also called “clean meat”) produced in bioreactors from...


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5/17/2017
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Katz’s Deli (At Least Its Food) Is Going Global

Would you like that pastrami on rye to stay, to go or shipped overnight?

Such will be the new question posed to diners at Katz’s Delicatessen. Famous for its traditional Jewish fare, Katz’s...


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5/16/2017
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This Israeli Coffee Shop Gives A Discount To Customers Who Say ‘Please’ And ‘Thank You’

(JTA) — In Israel, being polite to your barista might not only earn you a smile — it could also save you money.


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5/4/2017
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Ten Ways to Nurture Nutritiously

Getting a nutritious meal on the dinner table that the whole family enjoys is no easy feat, let alone after a long day at work. Don’t despair, say Lindsay Nakash and Sarah Rueven,...


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5/3/2017
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Michael Solomonov Crowned America's Top Chef

(JTA) — Israeli-born restaurateur Michael Solomonov was named outstanding chef — the top award in the profession — at the 2017 James Beard Foundation Awards, the culinary world’s equivalent of the...


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5/3/2017
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Reform to End Kashrut Corruption in Israel Proposed

Rabbi David Lau, Israel's Chief Rabbi, is proposing changes to the country's kashrut supervision system reports the Jerusalem Post. 


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5/1/2017
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Jewish Foodies Win Big at 2017 James Beard Awards

Two chefs from top-rated Israeli restaurants were awarded prestigious James Beard Awards: Michael Solomonov of Zahav in Philadelphia, was named Outstanding Chef while Zachary Engel of


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4/28/2017