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My everything bagel seasoning reflects my personal Jewish journey, my Ashkenazi American upbringing and the fact that my Jewish kitchen… »
Just like Jewish people, Jewish food travels and adapts. In fact, the definition of Jewish food refers to the cooking… »
Do we recite a bracha on chewing gum, being that we never actually eat it? »
Was Rahab, the woman in Jericho who hid the spies Joshua sent to the land, a prostitute or an innkeeper? »