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Hazon Jewish Food Festival Brings the Shuk to the JCCSF

Hazon Jewish Food Festival Brings the Shuk to the JCCSF

The community came together for the Hazon Jewish Food Festival on Sunday, March 17, to enjoy the wonderful variety of local, organic, sustainable, fair trade, and delicious treats abound.  The event featured a Shuk Market to delight San Francisco shoppers, over 30 workshops on anything from culinary arts to fungus, composting to charoset, food to Plant Liberation and […]

A Jewish Food Fest in the Theme of Green

A Jewish Food Fest in the Theme of Green

While much of San Francisco was doing the jig down Market street, drinking green beer, and generally painting the town green, we were exploring the ‘green’ implications of food and the way we raise, prepare and market it.

Russ & Daughters Live from Kanbar Hall

Russ & Daughters Live from Kanbar Hall

Third generation owner Mark Russ Federman charmed the audience discussing his memoir Russ & Daughters: Reflections and Recipes from the House That Herring Built. “A born schmoozer,” Mark told of how through hard work and luck his grandfather Joel and his three daughters founded and built what would become a New York institution.  In addition […]

At the Intersection of Food and Jewish Life: the Hazon Jewish Food Festival at the JCCSF

At the Intersection of Food and Jewish Life:   the Hazon Jewish Food Festival at the JCCSF

Where can you orient yourself to the history of Jewish farming in California, learn new skills in worm composting, bring home the best challah recipe, and explore what you never learned in Hebrew school about food in the Bible? Come one, come all, and bring an empty stomach, to the Hazon Jewish Food Festival on […]