And you thought we owned Hollywood and the book business and the entertainment business and the tech world and the banks..Naw it’s all about the coffee !!!!!! I read about food and history one of my many passions and as well about Jews and food and history.I have just discovered from my readings that Jews […]
When i flew into Israel last month it was late and i soon found out the 1000 shekel bill i had was not in circulation anymore and i found myself starving and in Tel Aviv around midnight in front of what i was assured was the best falafel stand in Israel.I counted out all the […]
The bounty of food in Israel is amazing and the appreciation of fresh and wonderful food is very keen.
Bulls Balls Many years ago i was taken to this Yemenite restaurant for this delicacy.There are two options .Ox Testicles or Bull’s Balls served with sweet and sour sauce or plain. At this moment i started to think of becoming a vegetarian. I just went back to this restaurant to take a picture of the […]
Shabbat Shalom Y’all . This is a synagogue in my old hood in Nachlaot in Jerusalem that i would pass all the time and sometimes at the urging of the rabbi dip in to… yes a timeless magic quality. I lived among Iraqi Kurdish Jews who were an ancient tribe.They fled to Israel in the […]
From My Kitchen by Jonathon Lipsin French twist on matzoh ..love the fig and brie combo! Here is a variation i just made of the old standard matzoh with butter .Instead i spread a fig jam on the matzo after baking it in a 350 degree oven for 10 minutes to make it crispy. Then […]
IN MY KITCHEN TODAY ok so today i am making a Sabich which is an Iraqi Israeli sandwich probably named after the Iraqi owner of Israel’s first Sabich sandwich stand because that as his first name lol There are other theories though … I made my usual hummus with chickpeas and tahini and garlic and […]
or as my friend Juli recently referred to it as Kamishbrot which came from the Ukraine Jews. Verdict : THEY ARE GREAT AND PERFECT FOR DIPPING IN COFFEE OR GREEN TEA .. It’s insanity i know..I was sitting here watching a movie and relaxing when all of a sudden my mind turned to mandelbroit how […]