Vayechi: A Sack of Flour

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Rye Berries
05 Jan 2009

It all started with a lack of food. That lack prompted Yaakov to send his children down to Egypt to bring supplies home.

This resulted in a chain of events in which Joseph discovered his brothers and hiding a goblet in a sack of wheat.

Grains are a major part of our diet and are used in many forms of cookery, the most common of course is Bread.

Below you will find some important halachot (laws) about bread.

Have a Great Shabbat,

Chef Yochanan Lambiase, Founder of The Jerusalem Culinary Institute

The words of this author reflect his/her own opinions and do not necessarily represent the official position of the Orthodox Union.