Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Food & Wine

Chanukah Recipe: Hidden Veggie Latkes

(Courtesy of PJ Library)


  • 1 large russet potato, peeled
  • 1 large zucchini, peeled
  • ½ head of cauliflower
  • ½

‘Nuts Factory’ Is the New Israeli Specialty Shop at Shoprite of Englewood

Located right at the store’s entrance, Nuts Factory will capture your attention immediately and probably sidetrack you from the original reason you came to the store. The expansive and beautiful product display bins off to the right of the entrance beckon shoppers to stop and take a


IT’SUGAR Expands Store at American Dream With Exciting New Offerings

The store recently opened the world’s first Oreo Café, an IT’SUGAR kosher section and shop-in-shops.

(Courtesy of IT’SUGAR) IT’SUGAR, known for its over-the-top sweets, giant candy and humorous products, is excited to announce its all new shopping experience at American Dream,


Easy Beef Stew for Fall Dinners

When it’s starting to get cold and the leaves are changing colors, a great dinner to fix is a rich, nourishing soup. This stew is an easy fix-it-and-forget-it recipe. It’s also very filling, so you won’t go searching through the cupboard for a snack two hour after dinner. This beef stew can also be made in the crockpot


Long Branch’s Salt Steakhouse Quickly Builds a Following

Often, it takes a new kosher restaurant some time to build an audience and to attract diners from outside its immediate area. But the Salt Steakhouse in the Pier Village section of Long Branch, New Jersey, is no ordinary restaurant. In just a few months, it has established itself as a


Kosher Pork? Impossible. Well, Possibly.

Impossible Pork is the talk of the kosher world these days and, I don’t know if you’ve heard, but Jews tend to ask a lot of questions. After reading through the different articles and opinion pieces, I had even more questions than I started with.

Luckily for you, I didn’t stop there. I went looking


Global Gridlock Makes Local Prices Rise—Zadies Bake Shop Tells Customers Why

What does the price of cardboard have to do with your Shabbat dessert? Fluctuations in commodities prices are a natural part of the production cycle. But today, everything is rising in price with no downturn in sight. That babka you want for Shabbat includes cocoa, flour, eggs and shortening. The ingredients are


Pizza Biza: An Experience Like No Other

(Courtesy of Pizza Biza) Have you ever dreamed of having your own personal chef come to your home or party to bake you your own custom, Neapolitan-style pizza with freshly made mozzarella, the way pizza is meant to be? Have you ever wondered what it was like to see your own delectably perfect pizza bake before your very own eyes? Well,


Camel Caramel Bars and Two-Nations Muffins

Chaya Sarah and Toldot

Parshat Chayei Sarah inspiration:

And the servant took 10 of his master’s camels, and he went…to the city of Nahor. And he made the camels kneel outside the city beside the well


Kushner’s Cobra Cafe Is Up and Running

During the 2020-2021 school year, with full COVID protocols still in place, Rae Kushner Yeshiva High School was already planning for what has now become “the new normal.” In an effort to demonstrate “respect and appreciation to the student body,” school leadership worked with


Israeli-Grown Vanilla Is About to Disrupt the Industry

Vanilla is a paradox. One of the world’s most popular flavors is among the least studied.

And that’s why Oren Zilberman, CEO of the Israeli startup Vanilla Vida, sees the largely uncharted territory of the great bean as a “blue ocean opportunity.”


Sold-Out Kosher Food Expo Draws Supporters Of Jewish Federation of Northern New Jersey

A sold-out crowd of 250 enjoyed food, wine and comradery at the Jewish Federation of Northern New Jersey’s Kosher Food Expo at Englewood’s Congregation Ahavath Torah on Monday, October 11. Restaurants and caterers from Bergen County and beyond set up tables to provide a delectable

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