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What's Treyf?

What's kosher and what's not? The Torah and Talmud are full of rules that tell us what's okay to eat, and what's off limits. See how much you know about everything from chicken cordon bleu to clam chowder.

Question 1. Which of the following dishes can't be kosher?
 Broiled Salmon
 Blackened Catfish
 Poached Red Snapper
 Spicy Tuna Sushi


Question 2. Which of the following dishes can be kosher
 Clam Chowder
 Bacon Lettuce and Tomato Sandwich
 Macaroni and Cheese
 Chicken Parmesan


Question 3. For a food to be kosher it must have been:
 Blessed by a rabbi
 Made in Israel
 Made by Jews
 Made in accordance with Jewish law


Question 4. Which of the following is a traditional dish for Yom Kippur afternoon?
 Roasted Chicken
 Potato Kugel
 Challah with Raisins
 No food is served on Yom Kippur