Upon biting into a fresh fig in Sicily, Gayle L. Squires found herself mumbling a joyful prayer — and was inspired to create this refreshing dessert.
Israel imported its first fruit and vegetables from the Gaza Strip in almost eight years on Thursday, in a partial easing of an economic blockade maintained since the Islamist group Hamas seized control of the Palestinian territory.
Whether in cakes and salads or just spread on fresh bread, avocados are one of life’s great pleasures. Here, two recipes for avocado lovers.
When Shavuot rolls around, many of us think: Finally, an opportunity to plan a delicious dairy meal! Only problem is, dairy isn’t originally a Shavuot food at all.
The Hamas government has barred much of Gaza’s fruit imports from Israel. The goal is to cultivate local Palestinian agriculture, but traders say it may kill business.