Gefilte Fish–Kosher Food Recipe
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Gefilte fish is a Jewish staple on Shabbat, but becomes predominant at all first seders on passover dinners. What is gefilte fish? It is basically fish fillets ( carp, pike … Read More

Dipping Food All Year ‘Round
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  One of the Four Questions we ask at Passover is about dipping food. On all other nights, the question goes, we don’t dip once. Tonight, we dip twice. Not … Read More

When Passover Falls on Shabbat
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Passover starts on Shabbat this year, which among other things, means missing challah but that would have happened anyway at some point during the week. This is a fairly rare … Read More

Where to Sell Your Chametz in Toronto
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Passover is just a week away! This is probably the weekend you’ll be cleaning out your cupboards to remove chametz, which is any food or food product that contains leavened … Read More

Walk Past These Passover Foods
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I know you’re being really careful about what foods to remove from your home as you prepare for Passover. However, there are a lot of Passover foods approved for the … Read More

Passover Questions to Ask the Kids
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Want some help over Passover? Let Mitzuyan Kosher Catering in Toronto prepare an entire Seder for you, or get meals ready for your Passover table on the nights following the … Read More

Don’t Pass Over These Passover Wines!
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I occasionally enjoy a glass of wine at the end of the day. I used to skip this during Passover. Why? I’m not a fan of super-sweet red wines that … Read More

A Cold Plague is Upon Us!
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Passover is less than a month away and I’m wondering if the cold will ever go away. This year’s spring has been a nightmare for many of us. Pipes, not … Read More

Prophet Elijah and the Seder
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For me, the best part of a Seder is singing and Eliyahu is my favorite song. This makes sense since opening the door for the Prophet Elijah was my favorite … Read More

What is ‘Kosher for Passover’?
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We’ve all seen the labels: this matzo, wine, gefilte fish, cake mix, and so on, is kosher for Passover. But what exactly does this mean? Kosher laws do become a … Read More

Making a Vegetarian Seder
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Do you have a vegetarian in your family? Don’t despair. Vegetarian Seders have become quite popular in the past 20 years or so. This year, instead of offering separate food … Read More

Passover Traditions from Around the World
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Passover is a pretty amazing holiday. As we celebrate it well into a sixth millennia, it’s remarkable how little the main event has changed over time and throughout the world. … Read More

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