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Sunday, January 14
 

11:45am

The Gefilte Manifesto: Reimagining Old World Jewish Foods (lecture with slides)
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.

Presenters
avatar for Liz Alpern & Jeffrey Yoskowitz

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
Mr. Rainier (North)

4:15pm

Carp in a Bathtub: Gefilte Fish 101
Gefilte fish was once a way of honoring the most precious days of the Jewish calendar. Today, it is most often stuffed in jars and found on dusty store shelves. Upon founding the Gefilteria, Liz and Jeffrey knew that if they could make gefilte fish relevant again for a new generation, then they could do anything. Come learn how simple it is to make gefilte fish in your own home while diving into the history of this unique dish. Tastings will be provided!

Presenters
avatar for Liz Alpern & Jeffrey Yoskowitz

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 4:15pm - 5:30pm
Cascade (East)