Hard Truths about Hard Liquor

by | in Kashrut

Drinking is very much a part of Orthodox Jewish life. At a shul kiddush, a wedding or a Bar Mitzvah, one is sure to find a host of alcoholic beverages including scotches, whiskeys and cordials. Read more

Kosher Catering

by | in Kashrut

Plan on attending your cousin’s Bar Mitzvah party next week? Or your neighbor’s daughter’s wedding next month? As an increasing number of semachot are catered at non-kosher hotels, it is important for… Read more

Kosher @ Work

by | in Kashrut

Do you have a work-related kashrut question? Send it to, and it may be featured in our newest column dedicated to exploring the multitude of kashrut issues that confront the Orthodox Jew in… Read more

Wholesome Delights

by | in Recipes

Winter, in my mind, always invokes hearty soups, meats, chilies and other delicious dishes that permeate the house with their wonderful aromas. Barley Soup with Miso 10 servings This soup differs from… Read more