Food Friday: Jewish Food Festival 4/5/19

The 16th annual Jewish Food Festival at Congregation Gates of Heaven in Schenectady, New York will be held on Sunday, April 7 from noon to 3 p.m. The event focuses on the wide world of Jewish cuisine and here to discuss it are Seth Front, Jeff Walton and Randy Simon. WAMC's Ray Graf hosts.

The Festival will feature characteristic dishes from Eastern Europe, the Middle East, Northern Africa, and New York City. Attendees can enjoy samples of dozens of different foods, some exotic and some familiar like pastrami sandwiches and matzoh ball soup. Exhibits will explain the origins and characteristics of different styles of Jewish food.