Thu. Dec 8th, 2022

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — It is a Nashville staple with a twist: kosher sizzling rooster. Groups competed for the highest prize at this 12 months’s Kosher Nashville Sizzling Rooster Pageant.

“The groups are having a very good time collectively getting ready, making folks comfortable, seeing the impact of the rooster 30 seconds later,” stated Rabbi Saul Strosberg of Congregation Sherith Israel.

For a metropolis with few kosher choices, there is not any scarcity right here.

“All in all there’s not a whole lot of choices, so when you may get kosher sizzling rooster out, that is large,” stated Strosberg.

One other Nashville custom? Reside music. The occasion additionally performed host to the Jewish Arts & Music Pageant.

“Which, is a group of Jewish artists singer/songwriters, and some bands which can be performing Jewish impressed music — American/Jewish music, Jewish/American music — to have a good time Jewish tradition,” stated Strosberg.

It is bringing collectively round 1,000 folks from all walks of life.

“It is vital for the Jewish group to have constructive experiences, carry us collectively, present power in numbers, simply be collectively,” stated Strosberg. “It is vital for the non-Jewish group to see that we’re right here and to combine, and to assimilate as a lot as we will and to carry folks collectively.”

Being collectively is one thing Strosberg calls vital within the face of rising antisemitism throughout the nation.

“The thought is to simply hold the dialog going, give folks power, construct friendships, relationships and that is what we will do,” stated Strosberg.

They usually’re doing it over a scrumptious Nashville custom.


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