Monday, August 21, 2006

Good Meragelet - Finally!

Today at Machane Yehudah, I bought a HUGE basket of grapes, 2 red and 2 orange peppers, 4 red tomatoes, and a bag of royal gala apples, all for 12 shekels.

That's under $3, people!!

And Air hooked himself up with a nice-size bag of peanuts for $1.50!

Also, did you know that, anywhere in Israel, pomegranates and mangoes cost as little as apples?


Blogger Olah Chadasha said...

That's b/c you don't pay extra to ship them in from Mexico or from 3,000 miles away. They're the freshest fruits and veg.s around too. No chemicals added to preserve freshness and stuff. Great, isn't it?

August 21, 2006 4:50 PM  
Blogger Emah S said...

one of these days I'm going to make it there on my own. Need written directions though or I'm a goner! :) And did you ask for prices in Hebrew??? :)

August 21, 2006 5:39 PM  
Blogger Jerusalemcop said...

Thats one of the beauties of living in Israel. I use to do all my veggie and fruit shopping there and the benefits are great; Buying the stuff in the machane yehuda is both cost cutting and fresher fruits and veggies


August 22, 2006 2:48 AM  
Blogger Veev said...


I didn't ask for any prices. They just rang me up.

August 22, 2006 4:36 AM  
Blogger Rebecca said...

yum. I miss Israel

August 22, 2006 10:29 AM  
Blogger Lish the Fish said...

AT and Veev-
I'm posting on here just b/c I'm not sure the best way to reach you right now. My in-laws are going to Detroit for a day to visit my husband's grea uncle. They asked me to ask you for a reference on the best Kosher restaurant in the Detroit (Southfield and West Bloomfield) area. Any suggestions?

August 22, 2006 12:54 PM  
Blogger Veev said...

Nice Milchig - Milk and Honey, JCC-WB
Good Fleischig - 173 Express, JCC-Oak Park

August 22, 2006 3:55 PM  
Blogger Lish the Fish said...

Thanks sooo much.

August 22, 2006 5:04 PM  

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