Passover: The Exodus That Could Have Been

Rabbi Fohrman introduces a question related to the Exodus and draws connections between Jacob’s burial and the Exodus itself in order to begin to explore the deeper meaning of these narratives. This video was produced by Aleph Beta, which seeks to help people get to the heart of what Torah is all about. Through a […]

One Minute Video Recipe: Cheesy Portobello Pesto Passover Pizza

Whip up this yummy, cheesy gluten-free Passover gourmet pizza – this ain’t no bread of affliction!   Thank you to our partners Natural and Kosher Cheeses and Les Petites Fermieres!   This is a sponsored post. To find out how you can sponsor a post, please email paige@jewinthecitydotccom.

7 Products You Don’t Want To Miss This Passover!

As we begin our preparations for the most involved Jewish holiday of the year, we couldn’t help but get a little excited about these fun, exciting, handy and delicious Pesach products! From the beautiful Ibex Designs hand-painted kriyas yam suf (splitting of the sea) table runner, to the drool-inducing innovation of Manischewitz’s S’more Matzo Kit, […]

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.

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