Paula Lefkowitz, Temple Chaverim, Plainview, NY, demonstrates and explains one of her favorite recipes from her grandmother – Apple Cake.
Many have a custom of avoiding nuts on their Rosh Hashanah menu. Be aware that nuts in this delicious apple cake can be omitted from this recipe without sacrificing flavor.
From OU.org: “It is customary to avoid eating nuts on Rosh Hashanah, mainly because the gematria (numeric value) of the Hebrew word for "nut," "egoz" is the same as that for the Hebrew word for "sin," "chet.".
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