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breakfast : challah french toast

This is one of my all-time favorite breakfast treats ! Challah bread is perfect for french toast, its sponginess soaks up all the eggy goodness, and it cooks perfectly. 59 more words


Challah French Toast with Chocolate Hazelnut Spread

I am a huge fan of chocolate hazelnut spread, but was crushed when I learned years ago that the company (that shall not be named) who makes the most common brand is responsible for some major deforestation. 150 more words

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The Multiple Significances of Challah: a Historical and Religious Analysis

My family has a weekly bread tradition, honed through the years: we buy a challah, sweet and fresh, from Zaro’s bakery in Grand Central Terminal. The practice of consuming challah on the Jewish sabbath is braided, for most American Jews, with several strands of heritage: the biblical significance, the history of the bread itself, and the uniquely American way in which challah bread connects us weekly with our roots. 883 more words


I started making challah a couple of months ago. It’s beautiful and delicious. If you haven’t tried it before, it’s the chewy, eggy, sweet bread that’s often consummed on the sabbath and special Jewish holidays. 510 more words


Bamidbar Fifteen: Sacrifices, Challah, and Tzitzit

Even though the initial plan of the exodus has taken a detour, and now a new generation will be the one that eventually makes it to the promised land, the preparations and expectations for what happens once they arrive are still intact. 509 more words


Challah and Buns Galore!

There’s a standing argument between me and my officer. He can never understand why I feel the need to try a new recipe for something when I already have a great one I use regularly. 318 more words