Sundown: Landmark Orthodox Gay Wedding

Plus Kristallnacht in Brooklyn, Foreskin Man’s female friend, and more

Unholy Wafers

At first Oreos were an unkosher, forbidden temptation. Then they became just another unhealthy cookie.

Closed Kitchen

On Shabbat, the day of rest, cooking is prohibited. But for a chef-turned-rabbinical student, cooking is key to celebration, and food prepared in advance will never taste as good.

Holland Bans Kosher, Halal Slaughter

Law arguably contradicts humane, moral considerations

This Is a Picture of the World’s Biggest Matzah

Manischewitz opens new corporate HQ in Newark

Second Avenue Deli Sued by Fat-Loving Chain

Who gives the greatest heart attacks of them all?

Off the Table

After a kosher-certifying agency deemed quinoa, the South American grain-like seed, Passover-compliant, it’s become a darling of the Passover table. But now rabbis are having doubts.

Um … Pork May Actually Be OK Now

New scholarly finding threatens to upend kosher laws

With Food Prices Rising, Should Jews Panic?

Keep your bacon and beer

Sundown: Livni Stands for Democracy

Plus the great neocon crack-up, and more

Stoudemire Not Jewish, But Still Kosher

Noshing challah, Knicks star is the quintessential New Yorker

Duck au Juif

‘Traditional Jewish Christmas’ at Mile End

Fit to Eat

Author Sue Fishkoff reports on the world of kosher food production and consumption

Quiches, Kugels, and Couscous

Searching for Jewish cooking in France

Sundown: The Plot Against Ahmadinejad

Plus R.I.P. Penn, the Jew of ‘Mad Men,’ and more

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