TIP OF THE DAY: Make Poppyseed Pockets

Last night at sunset, the Jewish holiday of Purim began. As recounted in the Old Testament’s Book Of Esther, it commemorates the saving of the Jewish people in 5th century B.C.E. Persia from a plot by Hamen, advisor to the king, to annihilate them in a single day. (Here’s the whole story.) Traditional foods are… Continue reading “TIP OF THE DAY: Make Poppyseed Pockets”