Ancient Hebrew Sweet You Could Make Today: Ashishot

Whatever 'ashishot' actually were, most agree it means a sweet cake. Here's how to make it.

Modern man tends to have a gauzy notion that biblical-era folks ambled about wearing togas and sandals, and ate health food. In fact, modern archaeology shows them to have been plagued by cavities and gum disease, with rather less recourse to anesthetic and bright-white ceramic fillings. And while...