Jewish


March 25, 2013

The Forest Feast: Matzo Brei Scallion Pancakes

by Erin Gleeson

Happy Passover, everyone! Matzo Brei is a traditional Jewish dish that is made during Passover, which runs through next Tuesday, April 2nd.

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March 18, 2013

The Forest Feast: Beet Haroset

by Erin Gleeson


For those of you planning your menu for Passover, or for anyone looking for a quick appetizer idea, here’s a fun and colorful twist on haroset, a traditional Jewish dish.

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February 25, 2013

The Forest Feast: Hamentashen for Purim

by Erin Gleeson


Jonathan’s brother and his wife Arielle came to visit last weekend from New York. The weather was gorgeous so we did a little late afternoon baking on the deck with a glass of wine!

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January 28, 2013

The Forest Feast: Tu Bishvat

by Erin Gleeson

Over the weekend, we celebrated a little Jewish holiday called Tu Bishvat. It’s often called the “new year of the trees” and is sort of like Jewish Earth Day.

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December 10, 2012

The Forest Feast: Happy Hanukkah!

by Erin Gleeson

Upcoming Event: Hanukkah Party This Wednesday

by Kayoko Akabori

Happy Hanukkah everyone! We’re throwing a celebration this Wednesday on the fifth night. Our good friend Rabbi Jack Prosnit will be here to light the menorah and hang out with us.

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October 1, 2012

Forest Feast: Pomegranate Challah

by Erin Gleeson

The Jewish holiday of Yom Kippur was last week, which continues the season of the Jewish New Year.

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April 11, 2012

Forest Feast: Spiced Passover Haroset

by Erin Gleeson

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Spring has sprung in the woods! Passover is this week and to kick it off, we hosted a first-night Seder

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December 21, 2011

Culinography: Happy Chanukkah!

by Erin Gleeson

Channukah

Chanukkah, the eight-day Jewish holiday and festival of lights, started last night!  We light a new candle on the menorah every evening after sundown.

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October 10, 2011

Culinography: Sukkot

by Erin Gleeson

Sukkot

The Jewish Harvest holiday of Sukkot starts this Wednesday, Oct 12th and continues for a week.

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