This generation has almost completely forgotten about gefilte fish. Type it into any online search engine and you get bubkes. No statistics, no fun facts, no history. Nothing. When was the last time you ordered gefilte fish off of a menu? Even Shabbat dinner tables are now adorned with sushi instead of our beloved whitefish. Well, that’s all about to change. To make sure the tradition never dies, we found out all you’d ever want to know about the food that our bubbies and zaydes grew to adore.
Adi Shulman and Shoshana Israel entice Jewsweek readers this week with their “Ode to Gefilte.”