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Savor the Season with Libyan Jewish Pumpkin Spread

Posted on October 22nd, 2018
BY EMILY PASTER for The Nosher for myjewishlearning.com


Forget the pumpkin spice lattes — try this tangy, savory pumpkin recipe this fall.


October is upon us. I know because my Instagram feed is full of decorative gourds and pumpkin spice lattes. But, as much as Americans truly love pumpkin, we are sometimes guilty of type-casting this nutritious vegetable as sweet and forget that pumpkin has a savory side too.

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Going Gaga for Gazoz

Posted on October 15th, 2018
By Flora Tsapovsky for Tablet Magazine 


Once a staple of street kiosks in Tel Aviv, the sparkling, fruity soft drink is gaining new popularity in Israel and around the world


This past summer, Prince William made a historic visit to Israel. The programming included many highlights, but none as social media-forward as a Tel Avivian encounter with the 2018 Eurovision winner, Netta Barzilai. The two met at a kiosk on the corners of Herzl and Rothschild streets, where, according to historic data, Israel’s very first kiosk was established in 1911, and were documented drinking colorful mason jars of gazoz, described on the Kensington Palace official Instagram account as “a fizzy soft drink.”

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HOW DO I COOK A ROAST?

Posted on October 8th, 2018
Jamie Geller, The Joy of Kosher


The holiday roast can provoke anxiety in even the most experienced cook, but this roast guide will help you put a fabulous feast on the table without too much drama. 

Here is the Ultimate Holiday Roast Guide!
 
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Falafel baked egg cups

Posted on October 1st, 2018
BY JERRY JAMES STONE FOR FROMTHEGRAPEVINE


A one-of-a-kind baked breakfast starring your favorite Mediterranean street food.


If you thought you can't have falafel for breakfast, think again! Here is a delicious muffin tin falafel recipe where I bake the eggs inside. It's a great brunch idea or for breakfast on the go. It is all topped off with a spicy sour cream sauce. 


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SHABBAT MENU - SUKKOT COMFORT

Posted on September 24th, 2018
This article is featured in Jvillage Network's Sukkot & Simchat Torah Guide. For more articles, recipes, crafts, and ideas, visit here. 
 
By TAMAR GENGER MA, RD for JoyofKosher 


The Sukkot holiday has a strong connection to agriculture.  It is a harvest festival and the perfect time to celebrate the rich bounty of the land with a vegetarian feast for Shabbat.  Maybe its just me, but don't we all need a little break from the abundance of meat?

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