Another (secular) year is almost up, and it’s been a pretty good year for Jewish and kosher cuisine. We’ve had ...
I grew up in Chicago, and my mother shopped at a variety of kosher butchers. That said, in Chicago, the ...
Members of the Scribe
The post previously appeared on the MyJewishLearning/Jewish Book Council blog. Earlier this week, Wayne Hoffman wrote about a funny thing, the ...
A Yiddish word meaning non-kosher.
Blessings for Food
Can I say birkat hamazon on treyf food?
Learn more about the weekly Torah portion.
Several biblical laws are intended to cultivate humane, compassionate behavior toward animals.
Traditional and Contemporary Jewish Food for Every Occasion.
Boundaries, rules, cravings, and keeping my kashrut fresh
Among the many false claims about Rabbi Avraham Yitzkak HaCohen Kook is the assertion that he practiced vegetarianism.
Sages & Scholars
This major 20th-century Jewish thinker saw vegetarianism as the biblical ideal to which humankind should work to return.
The consumption of food and drink was subject to certain restrictions that became the basis for later Jewish dietary practices.