Posts Tagged ‘ passover ’

Make a Sephardic Seder, Whip Your Friends With Scallions

April 21, 2016
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Make a Sephardic Seder, Whip Your Friends With Scallions

After sitting for hours—and hours and hours—around the seder table with your family, you may feel like hitting someone (looking at you, drunk Uncle Ivan). If your family is Sephardic and has some large onions on hand, you may just be in luck. There is a tradition among Sephardic Jews…

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The Colorado Foodie Who’s Putting the Smoke in Smoked Salmon

April 20, 2016
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The Colorado Foodie Putting the "Pot" into Pot-zah Balls

The wise child, the wicked child, the simple child, and the child too stoned to…

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How Passover Inspired The Jewish Stop on the Underground Railroad

April 19, 2016
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How Passover Inspired The Jewish Stop on the Underground Railroad

“Once we were slaves in Egypt. Now we are free people.” These words from the…

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See the Only Woodcut Haggadah Made By and For Holocaust Survivors

April 8, 2015
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When Rabbi Abraham Klausner—a U.S. Army chaplain stationed…

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The Strange and Surprising History of the Maxwell House Haggadah

April 6, 2015
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The Strange and Surprising History of the Maxwell House Haggadah

In our worst nightmares, coffee is not kosher…

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A Favorite Seder Song Like You’ve Never Heard it Before

April 3, 2015
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A Classic Seder Song Like You've Never Heard it Before

Can music change the world? Create peace? For…

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The Matzah Machine Controversy That Tore European Jewry Asunder

April 2, 2015
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Okay, that’s a bit of an exaggeration. But progress…

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A 19th-Century Parody Haggadah for Schoolteachers

April 1, 2015
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A 19th-Century Joke Haggadah for Schoolteachers

Do your bosses and clients oppress you? Have…

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How to Host an Anarchy Seder

March 31, 2015
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How to Host an Anarchy Seder

Many a Passover seder leader finds herself pulled…

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The Jaw-Droppingly Gorgeous Haggadah You Probably Want Right Now

March 17, 2015
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The Gorgeous Newfangled Haggadah You Probably Want Right Now

Asufa is an Israeli design collective. Each year,…

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How Martin Luther King, Jr. Inspired a Passover Seder

February 18, 2015
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How Martin Luther King, Jr. Inspired a Passover Seder

All this week, Jewniverse is honoring Black History…

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Martha Stewart and the Case of the WASPy Matzah

April 18, 2014
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Poor Martha Stewart. A few years ago she…

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