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Stories with subject: Cuisines
  • Go For the Food: Homemade food in Jerusalem market 
    Updated: Apr-22-14 11:18 am
  • JERUSALEM - Jerusalem's bustling open-air Mahane Yehuda market offers a dizzying assault on the senses. Vendors compete with screams over the prices of their produce as the smell of spices and fresh fish wafts through the air.

  • USDA establishes rural business investment program 
    Updated: Apr-21-14 5:58 pm
  • DES MOINES, Iowa - The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced Monday a new $150 million program designed to provide investment capital to help small agriculture-related business in rural areas with cash needed to expand.

  • Philly's 13th St. brings good luck to great food 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 3:59 pm
  • PHILADELPHIA - Tourism officials will tell you the restaurant-rich area at the heart of downtown is called Midtown Village, but that moniker hasn't entirely caught on with the locals.

  • Whitefish shortage causing Passover meal problems 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 7:25 pm
  • TRAVERSE CITY, Michigan - A shortage of whitefish in the Great Lakes region resulting partly from the winter deep freeze is coming at an inconvenient time for Jewish families: the Passover holiday, when demand is high because it's a key ingredient in a traditional recipe.

  • Israeli families gather for ritual Passover meal 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 2:08 pm
  • JERUSALEM - Families across Israel gathered after sundown Monday for ritual meals signaling the start of Passover, with holiday observances overshadowed by a fatal shooting in the West Bank.

  • Vegan tastefest and expo to be held in Novi 
    Updated: Apr-13-14 9:19 am
  • NOVI, Michigan - A vegan tastefest and expo is to be held at a Detroit-area conference center.

  • African migrants in Israel hold Passover meal 
    Updated: Apr-11-14 2:22 pm
  • HOLOT DETENTION FACILITY, Israel - Hundreds of African migrants gathered in Israel's Negev desert Friday to eat matzo and recall the Passover story, mere steps away from a detention facility where they are being held.

  • EXCHANGE: Asian carp could be rebranded as cuisine 
    Updated: Apr-11-14 6:19 am
  • EAST PEORIA, Illinois - The swarms of Asian carp that infest the Illinois River may not want to hear this, but they're good to eat.

  • Matzo maker Manischewitz sold to investment firm 
    Updated: Apr-08-14 7:01 pm
  • NEWARK, New Jersey - Matzo and kosher wine maker Manischewitz has been sold, just in time for the Passover Seder meal.

  • Go For the Food: Feed your soul at Denver's Domo 
    Updated: Apr-08-14 12:00 pm
  • DENVER - Domo isn't just a Japanese restaurant. It's a place where you can immerse yourself in Japanese culture - by visiting a museum that evokes a northern Japanese farmhouse, strolling in a garden studded with Buddha statues, or even taking a martial arts class in the lovingly converted former warehouse where the restaurant compound is located.

  • Tragic past, rebirth in Berlin's Jewish community 
    Updated: Apr-07-14 12:17 pm
  • The epicenter of the Holocaust, the city where Hitler signed the death warrants of 6 million Jews, seems an unlikely candidate for the world's fastest growing Jewish community.

  • Go For the Food: Simple treats in garish Las Vegas 
    Updated: Apr-01-14 12:34 pm
  • LAS VEGAS - You might not expect to find farm-to-table dining in Las Vegas. But that's exactly why tourists are lining up at a rundown corner a few blocks near the old casinos in the town's seedy core.

  • Dissident Greek monks complain of persecution 
    Updated: Mar-30-14 4:40 pm
  • THESSALONIKI, Greece - The abbot of a Mount Athos monastery said Sunday its more than 120 Greek monks face food and medicine shortages because of the stance of the Orthodox Church, which considers them apostates and wants to evict them from their 1,000-year-old abode.