Health Minister Yaakov Litzman slammed the consumption of junk food in Israel on Tuesday, specifically targeting fast-food giant McDonald's.
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If the mention of burgers hasn't sent you running in the direction of the nearest drive-thru, here are a few recommendations more in line with the minister's thinking.
To start out with a staple, give an Israeli chopped salad a go.
Roasted whole cauliflower seems to be everywhere today, but the dish's origins can be traced to an Israeli celebrity chef and a Shabbat dinner a long time ago. Try out Eyal Shani's whole roasted cauliflower recipe.
Shakshuka is also a healthy must. Watch an easy guide to making the most delicious egg dish in the Middle East.