| Oct 17, 2012
| 9:05 AM
Gefilte fish, the beloved Jewish preparation of slow simmered ground fish, takes the front burner on Sunday at GefilteFest, a full day of cooking crafts, music and storytelling for the whole family at the Jewish Museum of Maryland.
| Apr 2, 2010
| 4:22 PM
In this week's Free Market Friday post, Robert of Cross Keys contemplates a mixed marriage -- and a mixed cupboard. Here's RoCK. LV So here we are in Holy Week. As I’ve mentioned before, I’m in a mixed marriage in......
| Dec 8, 2011
| 11:34 AM
The best consumer advice for those attending the current exhibit at the Jewish Museum of Maryland is: Plan on going out to eat immediately after the show.
"Chosen Food: Cuisine, Culture and American Jewish Identity" is brimming with delicious...
| Oct 18, 2011
| 7:01 AM
When the staff and contributors at the Jewish Museum of Maryland were putting together the new exhibit "Chosen Food: Cuisine, Culture, and American Jewish Identity," they knew better than to try and tell people what is Jewish food and what is not.
| Mar 16, 2009
| 4:22 PM
Anyone have some suggestions for Mary?Hi Mrs. Large: I receive your blog in the mail each week and get a big kick out of the dining section. Would it be possible if you could give me a few hits (places......
| Mar 20, 2013
Passover celebrates the Hebrews' flight from Egypt to freedom more than 3,000 years ago. Jews around the world will remember that exodus at sundown March 25 with a ritual dinner, or Seder. And what's on the table will tell a story of its own, one based on...
| Mar 21, 2013
Passover begins at sundown Monday, and, as always, Chicago restaurants stand ready to assist. Here are some of the most interesting options; remember to order/reserve early.
Bistronomic (840 W. Wabash Ave., 312-944-8400). Seasonal Passover three-course...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 10:34 AM
Some of U.S. Rep. Ted Deutch's movie title tweets.
Still more #PassoverMovieTitles Djews UnchainedThis is 40 (Years in the Desert)Thanks to @s_rahamim for these! — Rep. Ted Deutch (@RepTedDeutch) March 26, 2013
| Mar 29, 2012
| 4:32 PM
It's a Jonathan Waxman Mexican Passover at Rosa Mexicano...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 4:36 PM
We get a lot of P.R. pitches via email around here. And some are pretty bad. But every now and then we get one that transcends badness and occupies the rarefied space of spectacular-ness. I received one of those today. It's much too long to reprint here,...
| Mar 29, 2012
There's a new fruit in town, at building No. 14 of Avon's Riverdale Farms plaza. Lime Bar & Grill has taken over the space formerly occupied by Bosc Kitchen & Wine Bar, and the new restaurant, bar and cocktail lounge, is adding new zest to the area with...
| Apr 4, 2012
God causes grass to grow for the cattle, and plants for man to cultivate, that he may bring forth food from the earth, and wine to gladden the heart of man.
— Psalm 104
Who's "he"? God? Man?
Many theologies would place God in the running, the...