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Perfect Moroccan mufletas for Mimouna
Mimouna is a delicious celebration that marks the end of Passover for North African Jews. And our Ashkenazi food editor wants to get in on it.
Last night chef Simon Elmaleh threw out his matzo and set up platters of sweet Moroccan treats to celebrate the festival of Mimouna.
Last year, for the first time ever, I was alone on the last night of Passover.
Tuesday was Mimouna, the annual festival of the Moroccan Jewish community, and there were lively parties across Israel. But while the Moroccan community tends to come out in force for Mimouna, it seems that as a whole it is losing connection with its traditions.