One Minute Purim Recipe: Savory Cheesy Hamantaschen

Sweet Hamentaschen are so Taf Shin Ayin Vav! Thank you, Sincerely Brigitte!  

The Luxury Year-Round Kosher Hotel You MUST Visit!

In my late teens, I started keeping kosher and quickly discovered that for many Orthodox Jewish travelers, pots, pans, frozen meats and cheeses are automatic suitcase stuffers for every trip. While living a life of Torah and mitzvos gives me much meaning and pleasure, and I recognize that anything good in life comes with tradeoffs, […]

Why Do Jewish Men Wear Yarmulkes (Kippahs)?

Dear Jew in the City, When and why did Jewish boys and men start wearing yarmulkes, and are there any circumstances when a yarmulke need not be worn? M.L. Dear M.L., The practice of wearing a yarmulke (kippah in Hebrew) is an ancient tradition that has its roots as a “middas chasiddus” (an act of piety) before […]

Eight Crazy Nights of Chanukah Cheese Pairings: Night 8

On the final night of Chanukah, Chef Isaac showed us Garlic, Onion and Chive Cheese with Pesto!   This post was sponsored. To learn how you can sponsor a post, please email paige@jewinthecity.com.

Eight Crazy Nights of Chanukah Cheese Pairings: Night 7

On the seventh night of Chanukah, Chef Isaac showed us Port Wine and Cranberry Cheese with Mango Chutney! This post was sponsored. To learn how you can sponsor a post, please email paige@jewinthecity.com.

Eight Crazy Nights of Chanukah Cheese Pairings – Night 6

For the sixth night of Chanukah, Chef Isaac showed us…Aged Parmigiano Reggiano with Red Pepper Mostarda! This post was sponsored. To learn how you can sponsor a post, please email paige@jewinthecity.com.  

Eight Crazy Nights of Chanukah Cheese Pairings: Night 5

On the fifth night of Chanukah, Chef Isaac showed us Provolone with Green Olive Tapenade! Director of Photography – Elie Gabor www.eliecreative.com Producer – Seth Feldman Makeup – Louise Lerman   This post was sponsored. To learn how you can sponsor a post, please email paige@jewinthecity.com.

Eight Crazy Nights of Chanukah Cheese Pairings: Night 4

On the fourth night of Chanukah, Chef Isaac showed us Fresh Mozzarella with Semi-Dried Cherry Tomatoes and Olive Oil Drizzle!   This post was sponsored. To learn how you can sponsor a post, please email paige@jewinthecity.com.  

Eight Crazy Nights of Chanukah Cheese Pairings: Night 3

On the third night of Chanukah, Chef Isaac at Pomegranate showed us Classic Cheddar with Sliced Apples and Beer Jam.   This post was sponsored. To learn how you can sponsor a post, please email paige@jewinthecity.com.

Eight Crazy Nights of Chanukah Cheese Pairings: Night 2

On the second night of Chanukah, Chef Isaac showed us…Blow-Torched Raclette with Pickled Mustard Seed!   This post was sponsored. To learn how you can sponsor a post, please email paige@jewinthecity.com.

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