Check out "Cookbooks: Jewish DIY Manuals" at the Chosen Food blog!

Posted on November 11, 2010 by

Hop over to our sister blog, Chosen Food, to read Curator Karen Falk’s newest post on Jewish Cookbooks!

“I got married in 1977. Those were the days of the Jewish Catalog (four volumes of D-I-Y Judaism perfect for the Aquarians whose Hebrew school education had failed) and a back-to-our-roots itch that just had to be scratched. My groom and I had decided we would be keeping kosher, and when our families on both sides finished freaking out, they gifted us a small pile of kosher cookbooks. New ones. As far as I know, there were no family heirloom kosher cookbooks in the kitchens of our parents or grandparents…”

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