Jewish Food

The Big Jewcy: Joel Tietolman, Mile End Bagels

The Big Jewcy: Joel Tietolman, Mile End Bagels
By June 17, 2010

A few months back, I profiled Noah Bernamoff of Mile End Delicatessen.  Since that time, the little Canadian smoked meat shop that could has officially become my favorite place to eat in all of Brooklyn, but it comes with a … Read More

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The Canadian Bagel Invasion Continues

The Canadian Bagel Invasion Continues
By May 14, 2010

Was John Candy’s final film, 1995′s Canadian Bacon, a prophecy of things to come?  Are our neighbors to the north attempting to infiltrate the United States in a way so devious, yet so delicious, that even Glenn Beck himself would … Read More

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Jews Fail to Win Free Lunch

Jews Fail to Win Free Lunch
By April 22, 2010

Picture this: you are at work, it’s lunchtime and you cannot seem to find the time between actually working, checking your personal email and browsing your Twitter page to go to lunch. You would get delivery, but what self-respecting Jew … Read More

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Jewcy Goes Traif

Jewcy Goes Traif
By April 21, 2010

If you’re going to do something unholy you might as well go all the way. With the sound of the Shofar blowing in the distance, somewhere deep in the south side of town, three Jews found themselves in Williamsburg on … Read More

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Mile End I Love You, but Your Canadian Bagels are Freaking Me Out

Mile End I Love You, but Your Canadian Bagels are Freaking Me Out
By April 19, 2010

Once I go to a restaurant three times in a month, I’m officially obsessed; I’ve got my favorite items on the menu, and I know the right time to get there to avoid the crowds.  I become a “regular.” Right … Read More

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The Jewish Meat: Noah Bernamoff of Mile End

The Jewish Meat: Noah Bernamoff of Mile End
By March 11, 2010

When historians look back on 2010 Brooklyn, they will uncover dozens of articles on the phenom that is the Mile End Delicatessen, and for good reason: owner Noah Bernamoff opened the restaurant not to cash in on the foodie trend, … Read More

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Recipe & Contest: Olive Oil Chocolate Chip Cookies

Recipe & Contest: Olive Oil Chocolate Chip Cookies
By December 15, 2009

Every once in a while I feel sorry for myself because my kids won’t eat my lovingly prepared meals; for comfort, I seek out one of my fellow moms, specifically those with teenagers. Invariably they look at me with a … Read More

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DJ Lil Ray: Jewish, Vegan, Loves Hip-Hop

DJ Lil Ray: Jewish, Vegan, Loves Hip-Hop
By December 1, 2009

DJ Lil Ray, aka Rachael Spiewak, got her start as a DJ last year. This Jewish vegan specializes in hip-hop and had a weekly gig at a Saturday night dance party called Radiotron in Atlanta. She recently moved to Brooklyn. … Read More

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