Sometimes the meal on Purim is just a cozy one, of you and a few friends, maybe just family. Other times, before you know it, you have a real crowd to feed… what should you make??? I have done it before when a crowd was expected, and the best advice I can give is to […]
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Did you know that the Purim story lasted for 13 years? 13 years in which God was hidden. Food combined with hidden spirituality is a major theme of the Purim story and it was through this the Jewish people were saved. Here are a collection of interesting insights into both food and customs and some […]
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Purim is just around the corner, celebrity chef Michelle Bernstein sits down with Linda Gassenheimer to talk about planning your Purim menu in the Premier episode of Food Talk on OURadio.org. Read Linda’s “Dinner in Minutes” food column from OUcooking.com.
Purim: Remember The Cynic – Rabbi Moishe Lichtenstein’s new installment of Water-Cooler Questions. To send in a question of your own please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
What’s in a name? Purim. Mention of its name immediately brings to mind a familiar, festive atmosphere and an exciting narrative. Read the text version
Purim, and disguise the limit! Tradition has us featuring costumes relating to the characters named in the Megillah (The, ummm… err… extensive and quite thorough… story of Purim) as hiding the truth inside an inapt metaphor is part of the holiday theme . What’s it all about, then? We read in Dvarim:31 “…And I will […]
When Jayne Cohen and her sister returned home after their grandmother had passed away, they were determined to recreate the holiday dishes they had grown up on. But neither had ever attempted these traditional recipes. Those had been Grandma’s province. “We had never thought to copy down her recipes,” Cohen lamented. “But we shared a […]
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