Diff'rent Artichokes for Diff'rent Folks? As 'Artichoke War' Intensifies, Rome Jews Fight Israeli Rabbis Over Classic Dish
Israel’s Chief Rabbinate considers Italian-Jewish community’s carciofi alla guidia nonkosher, but Rome Jews say their artichokes are tighter and more compact than the Israeli version, thus preventing insects and worms from infecting them
Forget the U.S.-China trade war, the Italian media has spent the weekend obsessing over a different conflict: the “artichoke war.” Its interest follows a recent Haaretz report that Israel's Chief Rabbinate has...
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