Archive for November, 2009

THANKSGIVING SHABBAT IN EFRAT

We had Thanksgiving/Shabbat dinner at the home of Nate and Amy in Efrat. Amy used to be a caterer, so dinners there are always an adventure of the most wonderful sort! We began with the traditional Shabbat blessings and rituals, but Nate added one new (to me) one: We each blessed b’samim (spices) and passed […]

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Posted on November 30, 2009 at 12:04 am by rebrapp · Permalink · Comments Closed
In: General Topics

LUCIANA RESTAURANT

27 Emek Refaim. German Colony, Jerusalem Tel: 02-563 0111 Kashrut: Rabbanut Yerushalayim, Shmita Lechumra This Italian dairy restaurant is a masterful example of what happens when you do everything right! The decor, the service, the food- all add up to an amazing experience. We always eat there when we are in J Town, so this […]

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Posted on November 27, 2009 at 12:05 am by rebrapp · Permalink · Comments Closed
In: Kosher Restaurant Reviews

RESTAURANT ANJELICA REDUX

Located on the Shatz Street pedestrian mall in Jerusalem, this is one of our favorite restaurants. The menu changes seasonally and eating there is always a great pleasure. One word of caution, however, make a reservation! Better still, log on to Eluna.com and print out a 10% coupon! Three of us went for dinner. On […]

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Posted on November 26, 2009 at 12:04 am by rebrapp · Permalink · Comments Closed
In: Kosher Restaurant Reviews

EL AL BUSINESS CLASS

Flying Business Class on El Al is great for the kosher consumer. While other airlines do upgrade the kosher fare they offer when you fly Business, El Al is a kosher airline, so the upgraded food is well worth it. But, let’s go back to JFK airport and the El Al lounge. The lounge is […]

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Posted on November 25, 2009 at 12:05 am by rebrapp · Permalink · Comments Closed
In: Kosher News, Kosher Restaurant Reviews