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Apples and Honey

A Foodie Rosh Hashanah: Appetizers for Personal Growth

Rabbi Yonah Bookstein | Posted 09.14.2015 | Religion
Rabbi Yonah Bookstein

Dipping an apple in honey is the most popular in a series of simanim, symbolic foods, associated with the Rosh Hashanah feast. The custom is even recorded as far back as the Talmud. There are many other simanim, some simple and some exotic, that vary by community.

Beekeeper Offers Sweet Rosh Hashanah Recipes

Religion News Service | Rachel Weston | Posted 08.30.2013 | Religion

(RNS) The theme of life and death is at the heart of Rosh Hashanah, celebrated with a drizzle of honey to signify hopes for sweet New Year. You can...

17 More Exciting Ways To Eat Apples And Honey

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Orchant | Posted 08.28.2013 | Taste

Another year, another oh-my-gosh-it's-Rosh-Hashanah-already?

Happy Rosh Hashanah! How Apples And Honey Are Good For You Too

Posted 09.17.2012 | Healthy Living

The Jewish New Year, Rosh Hashanah, began last night at sundown. To celebrate the start of a new year (per the Jewish calendar), those who observe eat...