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Cottage Cheese & Sour Cream?

by jennbook 12 months ago

One of my favorite snacks is cottage cheese mixed with sour cream. My mom eats it; my grandmother ate it. My husband ...


RSakowitz commented 1 month ago

Any Ashkenasi Jewish chowhounds make farfel the way my family does?

by Lady_Tenar 4 years ago

Farfel (or the way my grandmother said it, "farfele") is a major staple in my mother's extended family. But, when I l...


kbarrish commented 2 months ago

Still looking for a Good Old Fashion Jewish Bakery in Brooklyn or nearby

by Hydrin 4 months ago

I am craving good old fashion Jewish Rye, Salt Sticks, Rolls, etc etc etc. I know we have posted about this befor...


DQuinn commented 2 months ago

Is there Potato Nik ANYWHERE in Manhatten?

by juliehf 11 years ago

My mom raves to me about how when she was little, she would buy Potato Nik from vendors in Manhatten. Now we can't fi...


LoisP commented 2 months ago

Jewish deli near Pasadena

by withabandon 3 months ago

Is there a good Jewish deli anywhere near Pasadena. Wanted for brunch/breakfast. Thanks!


Fru commented 3 months ago

Jewish deli food in Chicago

by Bill Meyers 14 years ago

Is there a good Jewish deli in the city or suburbs? I've been to Manny's, but there must be others... I just got back...

weinstein5 commented 4 months ago

How to eat a knish

by JungMann 9 years ago

When I first moved to New York I knew that I had to try a few things: bagels with real lox and cream cheese, deli pas...

Ttrockwood commented 4 months ago

Jewish Delicatessen San Jose Area

by Kay Frutchey 13 years ago

PLEASE help I need a good fix of pastrami, Ruebens, matzo ball soup, whitefish platters. Where is one within a 15 mi...


j w saxton commented 5 months ago

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In Search of Israeli Cuisine Film & Dinner, 12/4 & 11, Sebastopol

by Melanie Wong 6 months ago

Final screening of the Jewish Film Festival is _In Search of Israeli Cuisine_ on 12/4. Dinner based on the movie offe...

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Has anyone made jachnun?

by Siegal 7 months ago

My husband loves jachnun and I agreed to try and make it. Perhaps this weekend if I have time. Has anyone made it bef...

Montreal Jewish Food [Split from Toronto]

by FlavoursGal 10 years ago

[[ This thread was split from the Ontario board at: -- The Chowho...


jefpen2 commented 7 months ago

Seeking a Recipe for a Yemeni Vegetable Stew like from Sima's in Fairlawn, NJ...

by yumfactr 8 months ago

Hello! There use to be a tiny restaurant called Sima's (or Chez Sima maybe?) in Fairlawn, NJ. I was SO sad when sh...


yumfactr commented 8 months ago

Roll Beef- a jewish deli lunch meat that I can't find anywhere, anymore

by paulispumonti 9 years ago

Does this still exist? came in 4th place behind corned beef, pastrami, and tongue but it was always my favorite...


Dennisray commented 8 months ago

Any good Jewish Deli's in the Seattle area?

by reble 5 years ago

I have to drive my room mate to Harbor View hosp for testing in Nov. There is no Jewish/kosher deli's in the Tri-Cit...


rhphillips1953 commented 8 months ago

Yonah Schimmel is a disgrace

by Fred 12 years ago

Okay, okay -- there are enough knish postings, especially on tired old Yonah Schimmel. There's no need for another. ...


BigEd_NY commented 9 months ago

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Improvised Kosher Hot Pot / Steamboat ideas

by Rebel46 10 months ago

Recently acquired a Hot Pot and am feeling experimental enough to seek some inspiration to create an improvised Koshe...

Jewish style deli for shiva

by Blumie 11 months ago

Need recommendations ASAP for Jewish-style deli platters for a shiva on Monday. Barry's, in Waban, is closed for ren...


phred13 commented 11 months ago

Announcement Thread: October 2014 COTM "The Book of Jewish Food"

by qianning 2 years ago

It was a close vote but in the end "THE BOOK OF JEWISH FOOD: AN ODYSSEY FROM SAMARKAND TO NEW YORK" by our old friend...

rasputina commented 11 months ago

Is Russ & Daughters Cafe everything l hoped it would be? Yes.

by howdini 3 years ago

l kept it simple: The Shtetl: smoked sable, goat cream cheese, bialy [fresh from Kossar's], capers, tomato, red onion...


Splendid Spatula commented 12 months ago

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