Rabbis rule over shape of borekas

08.02.2013                      28.Schwat. 5773

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Rabbis rule over shape of borekas

Triangular pastries must be dairy, kashrut division demands.

The Chief Rabbinate’s kashrut division sat down this week with the heads of Israel’s burekas industry to discuss the shapes of burekas and their impact on the general populace.
Although seemingly innocuous, the shape of these fried pastry delicacies can have a significant impact on one’s spiritual well-being, owing to a set of unwritten principles regarding the shape of these Middle Eastern snacks that has traditionally indicated to the discerning customer the contents of the filling that lie therein. ( admin: im deutschen Borek oder Börek genannt, ist auch beim Türken erhältlich. )