>> mirjam wrote
>>> Can you schlepp out and get a nice bagel like home?????
>> We here in HAIFA have the BEST bagels you can imagine ,,,, And in
>> Jerushalyim they have made the bagel that is like Manna ,,,
>> I think to get a proper bagel I would have to go to Montreal. I think
>> Haifa is a bit of a long drive for Vic, who is the homesick one. There
>> are bagel stores here, but I am sure what you will understand how far they
>> stray from authentic when I confess that my favourite flavour at one place
>> is chocolate raspberry!!
> Oh dear, if my dear departed FIL heard you say you liked chocolate raspberry
> bagels, he would have a conniption fit. He was an old fashioned baker who
> would have thought that was the end of baking as he knew it. I kind of
> imagine he would have thought putting raisins into a bagel was a travesty.
> Can we call him a bagel purist??
> Lucille ;-))
several signs declaring "Kosher Bakery" and Kosher under Authority of Rabbi
X. And while they are the best of the lot locally, they still aren't "real