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matzah

Unleavened bread eaten at Passover.
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Noun1.matzah - brittle flat bread eaten at Passovermatzah - brittle flat bread eaten at Passover
bread, breadstuff, staff of life - food made from dough of flour or meal and usually raised with yeast or baking powder and then baked
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Tosefta Mishnah four cups of wine (T1); four cups of wine (M1) (10) kiddush (T2,3); kiddush (M2) hors d'oeuvres of sweetbreads (T5); matzah,lettuce,haroset (M3) haggadah of questions and -- answers etc.
Chabad's renowned Model Matzah Bakery is an exciting hands-on Passover experience.
I've established a number of pre-Passover rituals: with my long-time friend, Rabbi Shlomo Riskin, I assist in his sale of chametz to Daoud, a Palestinian neighbor, and then we visit another friend who sets up a small oven in his basement and enables us to bake our own matzah.
As for the afikomen, which is a piece of matzah that has to be artfully hidden from the kids while they are unaware, Rabbi Schwarzman isn't concerned about the potential crowds of watchful eyes.
I am the Matzah Man," announces the amiable Hussein Jaber, quite chuffed with the nickname.
A few years ago, Syrian Defense Minister Field Marshal Mustafa Tlass signed a contract with Egyptian producer, Munir Radhi, to make a film based on Tlass's 1983 book, The Matzah of Zion, whose full-color cover is adorned with hook-nosed Chasidim draining the blood of a child.
The seder includes ceremonial foods and a full-course vegetarian meal, including matzah ball soup.
Vegetable oil spray 2 cups uncooked matzah farfel or 4 whole matzah, crumbled 1 cup chopped red onion 1/2 cup celery (complete with leaves, if possible) 1 garlic clove, minced 1 1/2 cups vegetable stock 1/2 cup chopped dried apricots 1/4 cup chopped cashews (optional) 2 Tablespoons chopped fresh parsley 2 teaspoons ground black pepper 3 acorn, butternut, or small winter squash, cut in half and seeded Preheat oven to 375 degrees.
Rabbi Yisroel Levine led the Model Matzah Bakery, which included a lesson about the Jews' quick exodus from Egypt and how they had no time to wait for their bread dough to rise.
A former Jordanian member of parliament recently used the centuries old "matzah blood libel," which claims that Jews use the blood of non-Jews to make matzah for Passover.
The Matzah, the wine, the four questions and the charoset all contribute to Passover's popularity on the Jewish Holiday list.
Matzah Breyers: In a deal with its rival ice cream company, Ben & Jerry's is using Breyers' cinnamon ice cream but baking its own matzah.