Regulating the Shape of Bourekas Makes a Joke of Jewish Law

Enforcing uniform shapes for bourekas flavors might make it easier for Jewish Israelis to keep kosher, but it removes the holiness from practicing kashrut.

The latest episode of the soap opera that is the relationship between the Chief Rabbinate of Israel and the Israeli public is a gem: As of August 7, kosher bakeries countrywide will need to comply with regulations on the shape of bourekas