The Jews of Spain share a love for meringues - cloud like magical confections we call “ashuplados“ in Ladino.
When they migrated to Rhodes island they added pine-scented chewy mastic from Chios which made them divinely addictive!
See recipe in “Stella’sSephardic Table”. #meringues #sephardic # gluten-free # sweets# jewshfoodsociety
A beautiful and delectable cheesecake baked by my granddaughter for Shavuot.
Incredible recipe for this “Gan Eden” cheesecake by @mikishemo!
#stellassephardictable #cheesecake #shavuot #mikishemo #brooklyn #cake #cakesofinstagram #sephardic #sephardicfood
I was privileged to have been invited as a guest speaker by Centro Sefarad - Israel in Madrid, to an event which took place on 4th July, 2017.
The panel included Miguel de Lucas, Director of Casa Sefarad-Israel, and Alicia Moral, Ambassador of Spain in Harare.
As you might well imagine, I was overwhelmed with emotion as this acknowledgement symbolically represented my Sephardic ancestors’ journey in exile finally coming full circle back to Spain, centuries late. #Madrid #
I was honoured to have been invited to meet with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Spain, His Excellency Mr. Alfonso M. Dastis Quecedo, who welcomed me back to Spain as a Sephardic descendant. His recognition of my lifelong dedication, as a Jew of Spanish descent, towards perpetuating our ancient Judeo-Spanish culture and language, Ladino, on behalf of my ancestors, marked the pinnacle of my Judeo-Spanish journey. #Madrid #Sephardic
After a warm welcome by the Mayor of Avila, Jose Luis Rivas, a live press conference was held with journalists and television media.
I was also honoured to be hosted at a lunch reception after that in the old city of Avila. How lovely it was to begin my journey retracing my Judeo-Spanish ancestors’ footsteps in the medieval Jewish Quarter in Avila! #Sephardic #Madrid
A memorable Sephardic Cultural Evening was held at the Spanish embassy last week in Zimbabwe hosted by the Ambassador of Spain Alicia Moral. After the presentations the guests, which included many Ambassadors and the Spanish and Sephardic communities savored some of foods and flavours that could have been from our ancestral kitchens of the Jewish Quarters( las Juderias) of Córdoba, Granada or Toledo that date back to when we lived and flourished for centuries in our beloved h
I just spent a fun afternoon with Alicia Moral, the Spanish Ambassador, preparing for the forthcoming Sephardic Cultural Evening soon to be held at the Embassy of Spain #sephardic #sephardiccuisinebystella #spanish #spain #Sephardic #events #Spain
See recipe in Stella's Sephardic Table, page 161.
(Serves 4-6) Add a Moroccan Sephardic flavour at Hanukkah to your festive table with a celebratory dish of crisp saffron-glazed baby chickens stuffed with couscous and almonds, stacked around a mound of fried potatoes or plain couscous in the centre. #Hanukkah #Sephardic #Moroccan #chicken #couscous
Celebrate Hanukkah this year by adding an exotic Sephardi Moroccan touch to your festive table, along with the traditional fried delights that dominate the menu to emphasize the miraculous oil that is central to this holiday.
See recipes in "Stella's Sephardic Table". #events #Moroccan #Sephardic #Hanukkah