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  • Chanukah: Lior Hillel’s family pastry project

    1 week ago

    Every year before Chanukah rolls around in Israel, everyone gets very excited. They can’t wait to start to enjoy the holiday spirit — and, of course, the food. In the past few years, talented pastry chefs in Israel have made very creative sufganiyot, the holiday’s traditional jelly...

  • In Israel, Chanukah season is already here

    October 23, 2015 | 12:01 pm

    After more than three weeks of feasts, prayers and days off from work and school, Israel’s busy holiday season — from Rosh Hashanah through Simchat Torah — finally ended earlier this month.

    But, it turns out, another holiday was just beginning: Chanukah.

    To be sure, Chanukah...

  • 15 Surprisingly Fascinating facts about Hanukkah [ Infographic ]

    By Tera Greene

    December 16, 2014 | 7:32 pm

    15 Surprisingly Fascinating facts about Hanukkah [ Infographic ]


    Chanukkah 2014 is here!

    In case you weren't reminded by Google, Hanukkah 2014 has begun.


    To get you in the proper mindset for this minor holiday, here's an infographic for you to fact-check with friends and family to...

  • A Glazed Miracle Happened Here

    By Judy Zeidler

    December 11, 2003 | 7:00 pm

    During the festival of Chanukah, Jews around the world will prepare the traditional foods that represent their individual cultural backgrounds. Families with Eastern European ties will serve fried potato latkes. In Germany, jelly doughnuts called Berliner pfannkuchen are prepared....