Here’s your Jewish New Year Eating Guide

The Jewish New Year (September 13 to 15) or Rosh Hashanah as it is known is the first of the High Holy Days where eating delish food reigns. This is a holiday known for feasting on round challah (a sweet or not so sweet bread), honey cake, brisket and chicken and so much more. If you don’t have the time to do the cooking or baking, here is a guide to ensure you celebrate this holiday and know where to find the best eats and sweets to celebrate.

 

Vancouver

Solly’s Bagelry (3 locations)

1) 368 West 7th Avenue – 604-675-9750

2) 2873 West Broadway – 604-738-2121

3) 4071 Main Street – 604-872-1821

Twitter  @SollysBagelry

For orders – order by September 10 or try your luck and pick-up on September 13

Note: Not Kosher

Available products for this holiday

Round Challah

Round Challah w/ Raisins

Honey (Spice) Cake

Apple Slice (cake)

Mandelbrot

Apple Strudel

Blueberry Apple Strudel

Apple Honey Rugoleh

Orange Poppy Roll

Apricot Nut  Roll

Gefilte Fish

Chicken Soup

Matzah Balls (for the chicken soup)

Sweet Potato & Raisin Knish

Potato Kugelette

Vegetarian Soups – (except split pea)

 

Cookie Delectables by Lesley

Head Office #130-10691 Shellbridge Way, Richmond

Baking Facility -#22 – 1610 Derwent Way, Delta

Telephone: 604. 248. 0187

cookiedelectablesbylesley@gmail.com

Twitter @koshrdlectabls

Note: Kosher

For Private orders must order in advance and can be picked up at their Head Office in Richmond 130 10691 Shellbridge Way on September 10th.

Ginger Apple Cake

Ginger Apple Cranberry Cake

Available products for this holiday

Honey and Ginger Apple Cakes will be sold in the following locations.  Stongs Market on Dunbar and M&M Meat Shop in Richmond at Gilbert and Francis on September 9.

Price is $23.99 in the stores and private orders.

Honey Cake with a light infusion of citrus dusted with shaved chocolate.

Ginger Apple Cranberry Cake – Ginger Cake topped with caramelized  Apple & Cranberries

All Cakes will come beautifully packaged in boxes with raffia so you can give as a gift or to enjoy for yourselves.

All Cookie Delectables by Lesley’s baked treats are Certified Kosher, natural, dairy – free without the use of preservatives or additives.

 

Maple Grill

1967 W Broadway

Phone: 604.568.4885

Email: info@maplegrill.com

Note: Kosher

Pre-order before September 8

Available products for this holiday

Round Challah – $6.95

Honey Cake – $7.95

Kugel, Tzimmes and all other Side trays

(3-4 people) $9.95

Call the restaurant for more products.

 

Cafe Forty One

5750 Oak Street

Tel: (604) 259-8679

Twitter @cafefortyone41

Note: Kosher

Pre-order before September 8

Available products for this holiday

Large Round Challah $7

Round Challah with raisins $8

Honey Cake $9

Chicken Soup $14.99

Large Matzo Balls

Gefilte Fish

Savoury Noodle Kugel

Potato Knishes

Call the cafe for more products.

 

Omnitsky’s

5775 Oak Street

Phone: 604-321-1818

Twitter @Omnitskys

Pre-order before September 8

Note: Kosher

Available products for this holiday

Round Challah

Honey Cake

Gefilte Fish

Roast Chicken

Brisket

Call the deli for more products.

 

Sabra’s

3844 Oak Street

Phone: 604-733-4912

Note: Kosher

Available products for this holiday

Round Challah (regular, whole wheat, sweet, sweet with raisin, and chocolate chip)

Babka

Honey Cakes

Call the bakery for more products.

 

 

Richmond

 

Garden City Bakery

9100 Blundell Road

Phone: 604-244-7888

For orders – order by September 10 or try your luck and pick-up on September 13

Note: Kosher

Available products for this holiday

Babka

Round Challah

Honey Spice Cake

Call the bakery for more products.

 

Ikosherbake.com 

#26-8591 Blundell Road

Phone: 778-838-6903

ikosherbake@gmail.com

Note: Kosher

Available products for this holiday

Round Challah

Honey Raisin Challah $8-$10

Honey Coffee Cake $25

Pomegranate Honey Cake $30

Pomegranate Chocolate Mousse

Spanish Gefilte Fish

Call the bakery for more products.

 

Other places that may be offering celebratory foods for the holiday.

Phat Deli

1055 West Georgia, Level 100

Twitter @PHATRoyalCentre

Note: Not Kosher

 

Naava Cuisine

950 West 41st Avenue

604-676-7632

Note: Kosher

 

Rosh Hashanah only comes once a year, whether you are Jewish or not, pick up some treats and enjoy!

By: Richard Wolak