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Puff, the magic (Kosher) pastry

by Jessica Ritz

June 4, 2014 | 11:24 am

Bo Nuage proprietors Pascal and Audrey Achcar in their Melrose Avenue pastry shop. The nuage cake is their namesake dessert. Photo by Kimberley Genevieve

The cupcake. The macaron. And now the nuage cake. 

The public embraces dessert trends with an intense — and sometimes fleeting — passion. Fortunately for those who observe the laws of... read full article

  • Sabra trying to establish U.S. hummus law

    JTA

    May 21, 2014 | 2:34 pm

    If Sabra Dipping Co. has its way, the use of chickpeas and tahini in making hummus will become U.S. law.

    The hummus manufacturer, which is co-owned by PepsiCo and the Israel-based Strauss Group, has filed a petition with the Food and Drug Administration to create a standard for...

  • Hot ticket: A taste of N.Y. in L.A.—four nights only

    by Jessica Ritz

    May 21, 2014 | 12:02 pm

    Although it’s not hard to find respectable falafel and hummus here, Los Angeles is about to get a quick infusion of the nouveau Middle Eastern and Israeli cooking trend when celebrated New York City-based chef Einat Admony swoops into town next week.

    Known for her family of...

  • In a first, Israeli women take test for kosher supervisor

    JTA

    May 8, 2014 | 2:32 pm

    Nine women took the Chief Rabbinate’s exam to be kosher inspectors — the first time females were permitted to take the test.

    The women took the exam Wednesday in a separate room from the 200 men taking the test at the International Convention Center in Jerusalem.

    Allowing the...

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  • Ditmas Kitchen & Cocktail: Kosher fare with flair

    By Jared Sichel

    April 30, 2014 | 10:56 am

    Chef Alex Reznik wants to be very clear: He did not just open a new kosher restaurant on Pico Boulevard.

    He opened a contemporary American restaurant that just happens to be kosher.

    The irony is palpable. Here’s a Jewish former “Top Chef” contestant who, after years of saying,...

  • Report: Starbucks to buy 10% stake in SodaStream

    JTA

    April 24, 2014 | 11:29 am

    Starbucks is in advanced talks to buy 10 percent of the Israeli home soda machine company SodaStream.

    Shares of SodaStream jumped more than 10 percent following the report Wednesday in the Israeli business daily Globes, which said an announcement of the purchase is expected...

  • New Israeli cooking app takes off

    by Linda Gradstein, The Media Line

    April 24, 2014 | 11:23 am

    This story originally appeared on themedialine.org.

    When Cindy Flash wanted to make eggs benedict a few days ago, she turned to a new cooking app developed in Israel, called Look & Cook.

    “It’s a great idea – you set up your tablet in the kitchen and you can see all the...

  • Manischewitz Company sold to equity firm

    JTA

    April 9, 2014 | 2:05 pm

    The Manischewitz Company, well known for its Passover foods, was sold a week before the holiday.

    Sankaty Advisors, an arm of the private equity firm Bain Capital, purchased the Newark, N.J.-based purveyor of kosher foods for an undisclosed price, The Associated Press reported...

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