Rhodes

The Ferry to Rhodes.

by Linda Capeloto Sendowski on May 3, 2010

Turkey Trip 436

Monday April 19th

In the thin dawn light, I showered and dressed.  We bid farewell to the Anemone hotel and we were off to the ferry bound for Rhodes.  There was some confusion about the departure time and breakfast was cut short. [click to continue…]

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Exploring Rhodes

May 3, 2010
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Tuesday April 20 Today we woke up a little later, around 7, since our guide was scheduled to pick us up at 9 AM.  We went upstairs to the 10th floor

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White Beans, Kuftes, and Rice Thursday Night Dinner

December 20, 2009
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If you speak with anyone from the Sephardic community in Seattle, Washington, you will find that virtually everyone, me included, ate avicas con arroz or beans and rice on Thursday nights for dinner.  Usually this dinner also included some kuftes (beef meatballs with parsley, on a bed of sauteed onions, all simmering in a tomato sauce).  Thursday night dinner was accompanied by a chopped salad […]

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A Sephardic Rosh Hashanah

September 13, 2009
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Sephardic Tradition for Rosh Hashanah My family has a unique culinary heritage, migrating from the Holy Land to Spain; my ancestors lived and flourished in the Golden Age for centuries.  The Golden Age was a time of religious tolerance in Spain’s history from around 711  to the 13th century, an age of civility, poetry, enlightened medicine, […]

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