August 26, 2013

Pre Kosherfest Social Media Dinner to Honor Kosher Pioneers

NEW YORK — The third annual pre- Kosherfest Social Media Dinner, “KosherFeast 2013,” scheduled for October 28th at the J Soho restaurant in Manhattan, will honor some of the people who played a key role in kosher over the last 25 years. Kosherfest 2013 is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year. Influential food writers, culinary editors, media personalities, recipe bloggers, cookbook authors and food brand professionals are expected to attend an event that has grown steadily in importance.

Some of the people that will be recognized are Susie Fishbein, Chef Laura Frankel, Norene Gilletz, Gil Marks, Levana Kirschenbaum, and Menachem Lubinsky. Manischewitz is once again a premier sponsor. A three-course gourmet dinner, including a chef’s surprise tasting and wine pairing will be presented by restaurateur Henry Stimler and his culinary team. A portion of the event proceeds will be donated to a kosher food bank .The evening is being coordinated by Esti Berkowitz, of and Roberta Scher of