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The Shabbat Table – For the Love of Baking

Good Shabbos, Shabbat Shalom! I’ve been feeling in somewhat of a nostalgic mood so I decided to go through my library of 3,000 + cookbooks in search of some culinary inspiration. I poured through three of the late Lillian Kaplun’s cookbooks, including an autographed copy of For the Love of Cooking and Baking (1987) which had been given to me as a gift by Lillian’s daughter, Jill Kaplun, with the inscription: “Dear Norene, it is an honour to give you this copy of my dear Mother’s work. Enjoy!”

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Gala Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Iconic Cookbook, by Barbara Silverstein, The CJN

B’nai Brith Canada recently acquired the copyright to the iconic cookbook, Second Helpings, Please! The acquisition coincides with the book’s 50th anniversary and B’nai Brith is celebrating with Second Helpings…Encore!, a kosher epicurean gala that will be held on Nov. 21 at Universal Eventspace in Vaughan, Ont.

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