JennaJameson Adult film star Jenna Jameson starts cooking kosher for her Israeli fiancé

The adult actress says she is in the process of converting to Judaism; On social media, she posts pictures of kosher products and writes in Hebrew. It’s a scene most Jewish families are familiar with: a table laid with two homemade challahs, Shabbat candles, a kiddush cup and an impressive spread of food. The catch? […]

June 10, 2015
SuperCofix At Cofix’s new grocery store, everything is NIS 5 (or less)

Company preparing to go public, plans at least 100 branches of Super Cofix. Just 18 months after Cofix upset the coffee market with its NIS 5 coffee and snacks – a recipe that has led to a record expansion to 75 branches – the company opened the doors to its newest discount venue Tuesday: Super […]

June 3, 2015
Sugar Israeli startup to make sugar taste twice as sweet

Good news for health-conscious individuals with a sweet tooth: DouxMatok says its technology will allow for a reduction of 30-60% of sugar in a product, with no effect on taste. Local greentech startup DouxMatok says it will revolutionize how manufacturers and consumers worldwide use sugar. “DouxMatok’s technology will allow for a reduction of 30-60% of […]

May 19, 2015
GlutenFreeTelAviv Not by bread alone: Tel Aviv’s top gluten-free-friendly eateries

The most accommodating eateries for people with celiac disease. May is Celiac Disease Awareness month, so we decided to find three Tel Aviv restaurants that offer a large and tasty selection of gluten-free dishes. Still, it’s always a good idea to call ahead with any important dietary questions – and remember to also do so […]

May 15, 2015
hummus-635x357 Hummus map shows off Israeli tech, and taste

By David Shamah, Times of Israel Tech wunderkind Ben Lang’s latest project celebrates a day dedicated to Israel’s favorite food – and the country’s technology Fans of hummus, the Middle Eastern chickpea-based dip, as well as fans of Israeli tech, have something to celebrate Wednesday when “International Hummus Day” is held around the world. Don’t […]

May 13, 2015
n-ISRAEL-FOOD-large570 When in Tel Aviv, Eat Deliciously Like the Locals Do

Kate Palbom, Huffington Post Canada When I travel I like to do what I call “going on eat-about.” It’s a combo of eating any local food that appeals to you without restriction (Eat), and exploring the city on foot so as to be affected by its essence (Australian Walkabout). When I announced my trip to […]

May 11, 2015