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JCC of Central NJ Offers a Tasting Adventure in Israeli Cuisine

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Michael Solomonov, owner of Israeli restaurant Zahav and author of its cookbook, spoke at the JCC of Central NJ Sunday. Credits: JCC of Central NJ
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The hors d'oeuvres table was a popular attraction at "A Tasting Adventure in Israeli Cuisine" on Sunday afternoon. Credits: JCC of Central NJ
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Celebrity chef restaurateur Michael Solomonov speaks to a crowd of more than 100 people on Sunday afternoon. Credits: JCC of Central NJ
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Chef Michael Solomonov poses for a picture with fellow cooks. Credits: JCC of Central NJ
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Chef Michael Solomonov signs copies of his book "Zahav: A World of Israeli Cooking." Credits: JCC of Central NJ
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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ — More than 100 people attended a culinary adventure in Israeli cuisine featuring a tasting of  recipes from "Zahav," a presentation and book signing by its author, celebrity chef-restaurateur and James Beard award winner Michael Solomonov, and a screening of the film "In Search Of Israeli Cuisine" on Sunday at the JCC of Central New Jersey. 

Oscar-nominated documentarian Roger Sherman's film presents a diverse portrait of the Israeli people told through the very personal language of food. Solomonov introduced the film and signed copies of his cookbooks, which were available for sale at the event.

Learn about more great events happening at the JCC of Central NJ at www.jccnj.org.

Editor's note: The JCC of Central NJ is an advertiser on TAPinto Westfield. To learn about becoming an advertiser, call 917-676-2302 or email jlieberman@tapinto.net.

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