Full of flavor, these yeasted rose cakes can be prepared in advance and frozen until the Jewish new year.
Dying for the Golden Calf? Celebrating tribal intermarriage? Or, simply, marking the summer equinox? Whatever its origin, latter-day Zionists liked this holiday.
Perhaps the occupation we should be opposing is the occupation of the Torah by those who have been monopolizing it.
The Jewish holiday of Shavuot provides the perfect opportunity for vegan bakers to show off their prowess.
Legend holds that Rabbi Shimon Bar Yochai fled the Romans and hid in a cave for 13 years, eating nothing but carob. Thus a Lag Ba'omer holiday tradition was born. Two sweet recipes.
In a night-long vigil, thousands of Jews lit large bonfires across the country.