Posts Tagged ‘ jewish food ’

The New Site That Lets You Snoop Around an Old Polish Jewish Kitchen

February 25, 2015
By
Go Through the Drawers of a 1930s Polish Jewish Kitchen

Have you ever wanted to step into the past? Not into a famous battle, or a momentous event, but into someone else’s home, to be able to see how that person lived and worked? A new project from Indiana University lets you do just that. “In Mrs. Goldberg’s Kitchen“ is…

Read more »

Jewish v. Goyish: The Abbie Hoffman Edition

January 30, 2014
By
Jewish Vs. Goyish

While many Jewish comedians (and one in particular) have noted the differing foodways of Jews and gentiles, you might be…

Read more »

The Man Who Introduced Matzo Balls to Moo Goo Gai Pan

December 25, 2013
By
Ed Schoenfeld

If you ate Chinese food last night you took place in a custom as entrenched as turkey…

Read more »

The Battle of the Montreal Bagel

November 14, 2013
By
montreal-bagels

If you think of New York as the…

Read more »

Falafel Philosophy

October 15, 2013
By
falafel

The Israeli writer Assaf Gavron straddles the deathly…

Read more »

How Do You Say “Cooking Show” in Yiddish?

April 24, 2013
By
yiddish-cookingshow1

Julia Child had her glass of wine, Emeril…

Read more »

Reasons for Cholent

July 20, 2012
By
cholent-recipe

Mark Kurlansky’s book Edible Stories (2010) is an indulgence for…

Read more »

Holy Pigging Out

January 13, 2011
By
holy pigging out

Can the physical act of eating be a…

Read more »

Hanukkah, Chanukah–Pass the Beer

December 2, 2010
By
Hanukkah Chanukah - pass the beer

He’Brew is a brand of beer that’s exactly…

Read more »

Jewniverse Email Newsletter