Jewish Delicatessens: Not Your Local Sub Shop

Samj

The best delis have an adjoining bakery which sells authentic bagels, bialys, cookies and rolls, along with take-out foods and salads. Some of the old timers like the Stage Deli and the Carnegie Deli have gone the way of the dinosaur (go figure) but some still flourish, especially in NYC, […]

Who Is Orange Julius?

Samj

Frothy, creamy Orange Julius. A popular drink since the 1920s. Originally, a simple orange juice stand in L.A. was owned by a struggling businessman named Julius Freed. One of his customers dreamed up a drink which would cut down on the acidity in straight orange juice by adding milk, egg […]

The Health Benefits of Eating Kale

Samj

As one of the most prominent leafy vegetables in Europe, kale is a wondrous raw food with a plethora of redeeming qualities. Featured in many famous dishes from Africa, Ireland, Asia, the Netherlands, Brazil, Denmark, Holland, Sweden, Montenegro and Portugal kale is truly a global provider. Despite its amazing health […]

Soy or No Soy – What Is Healthy for Me?

Samj

Years ago we never heard about this strange food called soy. Americans ate meat from cows, potatoes and rice, familiar vegetables like spinach, cabbage and broccoli, familiar fruit like oranges and apples, and desserts made with lots and lots of sugar and heavy cream. And we enjoyed our meals and […]

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