# Israel

A Pizza Hut spokesperson called the advertisement “completely inappropriate.”
by Joanna Fantozzi, May 10, 2017 | 3:05 pm

Pizza Hut is facing international backlash for seemingly mocking a hunger strike by 1,500 Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails.[related]


Springtime Wines
by Roger Morris, Mar 6, 2017 | 1:39 pm

As we turn toward spring, here is...

by Lindsay Stein, Mar 3, 2017 | 10:51 pm

Travelers to Tel Aviv are in for a treat. The coastal metropolis is arguably one of the trendiest cities, boasting gorgeous beaches and beautiful...

Inbal Hotel Rolls Out Jerusalem’s First Pop-Up Restaurants
by Matt Sulem, Sep 1, 2016 | 9:42 am

The pop-up restaurant concept has finally made its way to Jerusalem...

Michelin has printed guides for 27 countries around the world, but has not yet gotten around to Israel.
by Joanna Fantozzi, May 6, 2016 | 4:56 pm

Michelin may be one of the most prominent cuisine guides in the world, but the Jewish community has a bone to pick with the travel guide company....

Impressive Kosher Wines from the Galil Mountain
by Gabe Sasso, Mar 21, 2016 | 2:33 pm

More and more wines from emerging regions are hitting American shelves. This makes for lots of choices and plenty of interesting drinking. Over...

World’s Oldest Man, 112, Is a Candy Maker and Holocaust Survivor
by Karen Lo, Mar 14, 2016 | 2:34 pm

Israel Kristal, a Jewish candy maker in Poland and later Israel, has been named the world’s oldest man by ...

by Abigail Abesamis, Dec 1, 2015 | 2:41 pm

A project at Ariel University in the West Bank headed by oenologist Eliyashiv Drori is using DNA testing to identify and recreate ancient wines...

Outrage in Israel After EU Orders Food From Occupied Territories to Be Labeled by Origin
by Karen Lo, Nov 17, 2015 | 12:00 pm

Israeli leaders are furious with the European Union after the European Commission — the EU’s executive body responsible for proposing legislation...