The title, “Chocolate Chief,” on Haim Palgui’s business card from Strauss Group’s Elite Chocolate in Israel made me jealous.
I was meeting with him... More.
August 26, 2014 | 7:12 am
Many Jewish threshold moments are sweetened with goodies so why not dip our Jewish learning into chocolate?
Now deepen Torah by dipping history,... More.
December 1, 2013 | 7:02 am
December brings the annual heartfelt and heated Christmas/ Chanukah–dilemma conversations. In my 30 years as congregational rabbi, I convened many... More.
September 21, 2013 | 5:00 pm
June 8, 2013 | 7:17 pm
In 1939, well before I was born, my father, Louis Kwechansky was already into chocolate production in Montreal. He had patented a machine to make a... More.