Finding and Learning About Kosher Food and Wine


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Finding and Learning About Kosher Food and Wine

The word kosher has crept into the English language retaining most of its original meaning of "proper." It is used by Jews to describe food that satisfies codified rules of eating and cooking known as kashrut, but kashrut remains an enigma to many non-Jews, and finding kosher groceries and restaurants remains a challenge to many Jews. Use the sites below to educate yourself on kosher food and wine ... and feed yourself.

Dulcinea's Insight

  • There are number of different kosher certifying agencies, some considered stricter than others. If you're shopping for Jewish friends or relatives, make sure to find out what their kosher standards are beforehand.
  • This article from United Jewish Communities explains the history of keeping kosher as well as how the kosher tradition has developed over the years.
  • If you can't find what you're looking for from the sites below, a quick search might yield a local database or list of kosher restaurants and stores for your city or town. For example, this list organizes kosher restaurants in New York geographically.

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