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keep kosher

To observe Jewish dietary laws.
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Being an observant Jew means that I live by the rules of the Torah law: I must dress in a modest way, keep kosher, and observe the Sabbath.
Like people who keep kosher today, Jews in Jesus's day followed a complex code when it came to food and drink.
Where more liberal Jews sometimes choose to keep kosher homes but eat at non-kosher restaurants, or eat shellfish but abstain from the ultimate treyf ("non-kosher"), that is, pork, Orthodox Jews eat only kosher food, keep separate sets of dishes for dairy and meat, and wait six hours between eating meat and dairy (but not vice versa).
Although she didn't keep kosher in college or while working, it was after culinary school "that I sort of reconnected with my Jewish observance," Garelick says, adding that she and her husband consider themselves modern Orthodox Jews.
The ideas here are presented in her national cooking demonstrations and show how even the busiest modern cook can keep kosher and experiment with international influences from Asia to the Middle East.
Ferris credits black women who shared their knowledge and learned to keep kosher as they cooked for or alongside Jewish homemakers.
Miller, interviewed in a tiny wood-paneled office crammed with religious books, Jewish calendars and assorted souvenirs from Israel, told CubaNews that a butcher shop in Old Havana sells kosher meat three times a week at subsidized prices to registered members of the Jewish community--even though few people here actually keep kosher homes.
According to Mintel's report, only 8% of respondents who said they buy kosher products do so because they keep kosher.
The suit against McDonald's, for instance, forced the company to more accurately describe its ingredients and give $10 million to nonprofit groups representing vegetarians, poorly nourished children, Hindus, Sikhs, and Jews who keep kosher.