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Just Falafel Opens First Canadian Location

The chickpea’s conquest of N America has continued with the opening of the first Canadian location of the popular UAE-based chain Just Falafel, in Toronto.

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Toronto Gets Its First ‘Hummusia,’ S. Lefkowitz

Canada might not call to mind the dishes of the balmy Middle East, but like much of the western world, it has gone crazy for hummus.

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Jewish Daily Forward Declares ‘Great Bagel Peace Treaty of 2014’

After years of fierce battle, the Jewish Daily Forward has declared an end to one of modern Jewish culture’s greatest divides: New York vs. Montreal bagels.

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Are Montreal-Style Bagels The Best In The World?

The US unofficially celebrated National Bagel Day on Sunday; but bagel dominance might be moving north.

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Toronto’s Caplansky Deli Expands To Airport, Groceries

In just a few years, Zane Caplansky has gone from an itinerant meat smoker, to one of Toronto’s biggest culinary celebrities.

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Nobu Adilman Named Editor Of ‘Eater Toronto’

Last month, television personality Nobu Adilman was named the new editor of popular food news site, Eater Toronto.

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Montreal Jewish Hospital Says Controversial Bill Would Outlaw Kosher Food Service

A Jewish hospital in Montreal has leveled a new accusation against a proposed law that seeks to ban religion from the public sector.

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All-Orthodox Troop Gets Kosher Certification For Canadian Girl Scout Cookies

The Canadian Girl Guides were eager to sell cookies, but there was one problem: they weren’t allowed to bring the cookies into the shul where the unit met.

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Controversial Jewish Vegan Activist Gary Yourofsky Plans Israel Visit

YouTube sensation and vegan celebrity Gary Yourofsky plans another controversial visit to Israel and claims he has no plans on toning his rhetoric down.

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