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Jewish Food Quiz

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    In Jewish life, food takes on all sorts of roles--traditional, social, and spiritual. Jewish cuisine evolved over centuries, in dialogue with local cultures and conditions. How much do you know about Jewish foods and their history?

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    How was the term "fressfroemingkeit," or "culinary Jew," used in the 19th century?

     To describe assimilated Jews whose devoutness found expression only in eating the traditional dishes on Jewish holidays

     To describe Jews who turned their backs on the typical Eastern European foods and instead ate Sephardic cuisine

     To describe the Jews who preferred a rich and refined cosmopolitan cuisine shared by the Austrian-Hungarian Empire

     To describe the Jews that stopped keeping kosher strictly