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  • Meme’s Anise Tea Biscuits [RECIPE]

    By Rob Eshman

    October 17, 2012 | 3:00 pm

    A few weeks ago, I spent Shabbat evening at David Suissa’s house. His mother, Suzanne, who was visiting from Montreal, cooked.

    At the end of the perfect Moroccan-Jewish festive dinner came a plate of galettes — anise-scented tea biscuits. Light, not too sweet — perfect for...

  • Henna party adds colorful touch to the happy couple

    By Ayala Or-el

    April 10, 2008 | 6:00 pm

    Sareet Rimon grew up knowing she wanted to have a henna party when she got married. For the local singer it meant carrying on a Moroccan tradition that had been honored by her mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.

    "This is such a beautiful and spiritual ceremony and has such a...