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Are Hebrew National Hot Dogs Kosher?

The company says they are, but many rabbinic authorities disagree.

Is Kosher Food Blessed by a Rabbi?

Blessing food does not make it kosher, nor is food that has not been blessed necessarily unkosher.

How to Get Started Keeping a Kosher Home

There is no single standard for keeping kosher, and therefore no single standard for keeping a kosher home. But here's how to get started.

Is Kosher Food Healthier?

Like most ways of eating, a kosher diet can be very healthy — or very unhealthy.

Making Kosher Wine On His Own

Benyamin Cantz runs a tiny kosher winery on three acres in the mountains outside Santa Cruz.

The Spiritual Trauma of Taking a Life

How the kosher practice of waiting between meat and dairy reminds us of Moses' discomfort with violence.

Is Quinoa Kosher for Passover?

Is this South American "superfood" a grain?

Apple Cake with Honey

Why choose just one Rosh Hashanah classic when you can combine them?

Treyf

A Yiddish word meaning non-kosher.