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Strong Agricultural Market Keeps Costs Low on Israeli Fruits and Veg

Israel is a haven for cheap, locally produced fruits and vegetables, according to a recent study,

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Chocolate Shawarma Hits Israel

Having already conquered the UK and other parts of the Middle East, chocolate shawarma has hit Israel.

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Israel Government Reforms Kosher Certification, Resists Private Inspectors

Two important religious ministers in Israel have announced planned changes to the country’s nationalized kashrut certification system.

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Vegan Eating Becoming More Mainstream in Israel

Veganism is hot in Israel–tivoni (vegan) dishes are popping up on menus throughout the country from fine dining to the local coffee shop.

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Popular ‘Just Falafel’ Chain To Expand To North America

The Middle East’s favorite fast food is about to make a splash in the US.

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Israeli Deputy Minister Proposes ‘Kosher Police’

A Deputy Minister of Religious Affairs proposed giving the chief rabbinate’s kashrut inspectors the investigative and enforcement powers of the police.

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Israel To Get First Whisky Distillery

Israeli entrepreneurs want to pioneer the nation’s role producing another strong spirit: whisky.

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Israeli Domino’s First to Launch Vegan Pizza

An Israeli vegan advocacy group has convinced Domino’s to make its first ever vegan pizza.

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Tel Aviv’s Shuk Levinsky Brings Together Global Culinary Traditions

Tel Aviv’s Shuk Levinsky has offered spices and delicacies for generations, and is quickly becoming one of the city’s most hip destinations.

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Israeli Chief Rabbinate To Allow Female Kosher Supervisors

A lawsuit prompts the Chief Rabbinate of Israel to allow women to become kosher supervisors.

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