"The modern face of Jewish food is like the story of its people, always soulful, based in tradition but finding new ways to survive and flourish."
"Jewish food is like The Pointer Sisters - you need a slow hand and a woman's touch." - The old Jewish lady who made the kugel.
"So when I was planning the menu last weekend, I forgot that it was Hanukkah week, so I didn't really plan meals around Jewish food. Planning a meal around Jewish food is like choosing knick knacks when the middle of your room looks like this:"
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