04/29/2011 09:46 am ET | Updated Jun 29, 2011

The Kugel Conundrum: Why Jewish Food Disappoints

I'm not sure how to say this without offending anybody. So I'm going to just blurt it out. Jewish food is awful. I say this with all respect. I'm Jewish myself--Joel Stein is practically a WASP next to me. But the fact has to be faced. And the question asked, is there isn't a way out of our culinary wandering in the desert?

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