Bringing Israel Home Episode 14: Iraqi Jewish Comfort Food
Hosted By: Bringing Israel Home
Join award-winning chef Michael Solomonov for his new digital series, “Bringing Israel Home.” Each Wednesday evening for 16 weeks, Chef Solomonov will bring Israel’s extraordinarily diverse and vibrant culinary landscape into people’s homes via weekly interviews with food and cultural figures in Israel, cooking both new and signature recipes live in his home kitchen, and through live conversation with viewers.
Watch the show each week to experience Israeli cuisine like you’ve never seen it before and cook a unique, new Israeli-inspired recipe along with this James Beard award-winning chef, right from your own kitchen.
Episode 14 Guide – Foods of the Diaspora:
Mike interviews Sasson Gabay, the critically acclaimed star of the film and Broadway Show The Band’s Visit. They talk about the place of Mizrahi Jews in cinema, and the celebrated and fundamentally Israeli foods of Iraqi Jews in Israel.
Recipe to make along with Mike:
- Kubbeh with Selek
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