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September 8, 2022

Eve’s Apple Babka Debuts at the Bakehouse

Excerpt from Ari’s Top 5 enews Getting ahead of Rosh Hashanah’s arrival Ready to kick the New Year off in good form? Here’s a new babka from the Bakehouse, made specifically for this year’s celebration of the Jewish High Holidays. Babka, as you may likely know, is one more food that comes out of the culinary traditions […]

September 5, 2022

Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year

Celebrating the High Holiday with Special Dishes A clean slate, a fresh start. There’s no time like the New Year for a healthy dose of optimism. Rosh Hashanah, known as the Jewish New Year, is a time for family, reflection, and food. Along with Yom Kippur, it’s one of the two High Holy Days or […]

September 5, 2022

Lamb and Honey Stew Recipe

This recipe is originally from the Zingerman’s Guide to Good Eating by Ari Weinzweig. This stew brings together a medieval combination of Spanish flavors. The aroma released as it’s cooking will assure perfect attendance at the dinner table. It’s a staple on our Deli’s Rosh Hashanah menu, offering an alternative to the standard beef or chicken […]

August 22, 2022

Meadowfoam Honey from Moon Shine Trading Co.

Excerpt from Ari’s Top 5 enews Manna for sweet eaters, and a great way to ring in a sweet New Year The arrival of Rosh Hashanah reminds me each year to again appreciate the flavor of the many extraordinary varietal honeys we have on hand every day. Given that I grew up with the same standardized, highly […]

August 22, 2022

Buckwheat Honey Cake from the Bakehouse

Excerpt from Ari’s Top 5 enews A sweet Jewish New Year’s tradition Eating honey at Rosh Hashanah is a traditional way to ring in a “sweet new year.” As Arthur Schwartz wrote in Arthur Schwartz’s Jewish Home Cooking: Yiddish Recipes Revisited, “Honey cake is not so much loved as revered.” This honey cake is one of my favorite ways to […]

September 15, 2020

Virtual Tasting: Rosh Hashanah Apples and Honey Tasting

Taste apples and honey with us at this virtual tasting!  We will be talking with honey experts Joel from Ona Mission Farms and Dave from Local Buzz on an exploration of honey. We’ll taste through Ona Mission and Local Buzz’s honeys as well as an assortment of other single varietal honeys sourced by the Deli […]