ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Traditional Jewish food meets Jewish fusion cuisine at ABQ NoshFest.
The Jewish food driven event, presented by the Jewish Community Center of Greater Albuquerque, introduces the unfamiliar to traditional cuisine of the Jewish community and allows local restaurants and caterers to create their own Jewish inspired dishes.
This year’s event will feature 15 restaurants, caterers and food vendors. They include California Pastrami, Il Vicino, Savoy, Poki Poki Cevicheria, Ruthie’s Bagels, Sharon’s Gourmet To Go, The Montebello on Academy and Special Touch Catering. Each of the congregation sisterhoods also will be doing preparation. Congregation Albert will have challah, Congregation B’ai Israel will make baklava as well as rugelach, and Congregation Nahalat Shalom, which has a sephardic subset called Casa Sefarad, will be doing baklava.