Slice Of Life: Passover, The Chocolate Spread Holiday!

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It’s now Passover, and we’ve just finished celebrating the first day of our beloved 7 day (8 days outside of Israel) holiday. Though we eat matzo to remind us of our liberation from slavery in Egypt, we also happen to love it! The hand-made round matzos that we generally eat, arrive in very large boxes, since the matzos themselves are about 14 inches wide, much larger than the machine-made square matzos that most people recognize (and that my daughter is eating in this photo taken 6 years ago.) One of the pre-Passover activities that my kids enjoy every year, is a visit to a local hand-made matzo factory to witness the process of making the matzos which amazingly enough must be done within a time period of 18 minutes from start to finish!

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Posted by Jasmin on Wednesday, April 20th, 2011. Filed under Jewish Blogs. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. Both comments and pings are currently closed.

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