Category Archives: Jewish and Israeli Food

Chametz-Free Meal Ideas for Passover

Looking for Passover meal ideas? The notion of chametz means that anything leavened – a grain-based food that either rises with yeast or other additives or swells with the addition of water – is out, making Pesach menus tricky to put together. In addition, many communities – in particular Ashkenazi ones (Jews of German descent) […]

Soup Recipe Ideas

soup recipe ideas

Now that Purim has finished, we are officially on our way to Passover. It might seem a little early for Pesach’s restrictions to already be in place, but there’s one custom that kicks in as soon as Purim ends. It’s traditional not to eat matzah in the month from Purim until Pesach, so that the […]