(for my Jewish friends) is the celebration of PURIM!
Miss Cellania links us to BuzzFeed Food and
They are the official cookies of the Jewish holiday Purim.
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Marked by costume parties and copious drinking
(who knew that Jewish folk got crazy?), Purim is a raucous Jewish holiday that
celebrates a foiled plot to kill all of the Jews in ancient Persia.Go to the link above and see all the delicious Jewish cookies! (NO, not Elizabeth Banks) along with a history of the holiday and many recipes!TWO of the highlights…(well, three —–> )
Try this Reese’s-esque cookie
Gluten-allergic folks can celebrate not only Uncle Mordechai’s heroic rescuing of the Jews, but also this rice and coconut flour variant on the classic shortbread Hamantaschen dough.
Great. Just like Brigid’s food posts, I’m craving some. Hoist on my own petar’. Sigh.
You don’t have to be Jewish to enjoy! L’Chaim!