Category Archives: Israel

La Femme Mange Jewish home cooking at Barood

Having little to no concept about what constitutes Israeli cuisine, we ignorantly thought we were going to survive on hummus and falafels alone on the entire trip. In fact, while we did have our share of those iconic dishes, it … Continue reading

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La Femme Mange Armenian cuisine at Armenian Tavern, Jerusalem

Did you know Armenia was the first Christian state and that Armenians have lived in Jerusalem for over 2 millenia? To this day, there remains a small community of Armenian Christians residing within the old city, in the quarter named … Continue reading

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La Femme Mange Mahane Yehuda Market, Jerusalem

Markets feature heavily throughout our travels, so it was no surprise to my husband when I suggested visiting Mahane Yehuda, Jerusalem’s sprawling open-air market district, in search of dinner. At Mahane Yehuda, much is for sale, from piping hot bread … Continue reading

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La Femme Mange Seafood at Manta Ray, Tel Aviv

I wasn’t expecting Tel Aviv to be beautiful. Then again, it is a coastal city after all, with bright blue waters trimming its eastern front and the intense Mediterranean sunshine that bathes the white Bauhaus buildings in gold. The landscape … Continue reading

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