Who is a Sephardi Jew? Just check their Sabbath meal
With Spanish citizenship at stake, the question of who is a Sephardi Jew has become crucial. Spain could look back to the Inquisition's tactics - see if they cook the recipes of Spain's secret Jews.
This just might be the hottest question Jews around the world are dealing with these days: Who is a Sephardi? When a promise for a grand prize of Spanish citizenship is at stake (an EU passport! Think of the possibilities!) this question became crucial. Turns out it’s not that easy to know who is a Sephardi and Spain is still...
Vered Guttman is a caterer and a food writer based in Washington DC. Growing up in Israel she took her first lessons in Jewish cooking sitting at the tables of her two grandmothers, one from Poland, the other from Iraq. In Modern Manna, Vered will share a mix of new Israeli trends and old Jewish traditions, sprinkled with a distinct Sephardic flavor. Follow Vered on Twitter @veredguttman