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Sunday, January 14 • 11:45am - 1:00pm
The Gefilte Manifesto: Reimagining Old World Jewish Foods (lecture with slides)

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Ready for the Jewish food renaissance? From holidays to delis, the foods of Eastern European Jews tell a beautiful story of Jewish life. And yet, these foods were being forgotten by the younger generation. Jeffrey Yoskowitz and Liz Alpern penned a manifesto and spent five years researching and cooking—covering Eastern Europe and the Lower East Side—to gather kitchen wisdom from generations past. Learn of their work to reclaim time-honored techniques and ingredients to produce dishes that will make you rethink traditional cooking. Share in their wisdom of Ashkenazi cuisine gleaned during their whirlwind worldwide travels.

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Liz Alpern & Jeffrey Yoskowitz

Liz Alpern and Jeffrey Yoskowitz are on a mission to reclaim and revolutionize Ashkenazi cuisine. The Gefilteria is a new kind of food venture launched in 2012 with the mission of reimagining Eastern European Jewish cuisine, adapting classic dishes to the values and tastes of a new generation. They’re the people with the chutzpah to believe that Old World Jewish foods can be beautiful, inspiri... Read More →

Sunday January 14, 2018 11:45am - 1:00pm
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