Six Strand Challah Braid Tutorial

by Shoshana on October 15, 2012 · 19 comments

Now that the season for making round challah is over I wanted to post a video tutorial for making a six strand challah braid. I found that colored dough worked very well in my woven challah tutorial so I decided to do the same for a six strand braid. This six strand braid is the […]



Round Woven Challah Tutorial

by Shoshana on September 7, 2012 · 32 comments

One of the most iconic symbols of Rosh Hashana, besides the shofar and apples and honey, is the round challah. The circular shape of the challah symbolizes the cyclical nature of the year and the challah is often dipped in honey before eating to symbolize a sweet new year. I make mine even sweeter with […]