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New Items for the New Year

The Golden Dreidle helps to bring on the holidays.

The High Holy Days are later in the secular calendar this year, but the Golden Dreidle, Orange County’s one-stop source for Judaica, Jewish ritual items, Jewish books, ketubot, chuppah rentals and other wedding essentials, has been preparing for many months. In addition to elegant displays in the store, the Golden Dreidle’s well-organized, easy-to-use website has hundreds of new products.

The Apple Blossom Honey Set by Quest is a sweet way to bring in the New Year. Hand painted enamels highlight the beauty of the apple blossom and spoon. The base is polished aluminum. The set measures 10.75″ x 10.5″ and is made in the U.S.

Explore the ancient and enduring spirit of Jewish tradition with an exquisite sixteen-month coloring calendar. Jewish artist Adam Rhine has created intricate Judaic motifs such as Menorahs, Stars of Davids, designed with Hebrew calligraphy for you to bring to life to vivid and stunning life with the colors of your choice. Each illumination is paired with verses from the Torah, Psalms and the Prophets, to enlighten the reader and encourage further study into the meanings of the carefully selected themes. The 2016-2017 Coloring Your Jewish Year Wall Calendar features line illustrations of the significant Jewish Holy Days, such as Rosh Hashanah, Chanukah and Pesach. Printed on paper designed specifically for coloring, this gorgeous calendar features Wire-O binding for an improved coloring experience.

From Bangkok to Brooklyn, from Miami to Melbourne, Everyday Secret Restaurant Recipes offers easy-to-prepare recipes, tips, and behind-the-scenes looks from more of your favorite eateries, cafés, grills, and restaurants. The original Secret Restaurant Recipes invited people into the kitchens of the world’s finest kosher restaurants, bringing home entertaining and elegant dining to a new level. Now, in Everyday Secret Restaurant Recipes, the authors visit more cafés, takeout spots and restaurants to provide recipes that are easy to prepare for any day and every day. In addition to more than 100 family-friendly recipes, the authors share fascinating vignettes about today’s most popular kosher chefs and eateries.

Visit of contact the Golden Dreidle at 2626 Dupont Dr. #40, Irvine, CA 92612; (866) 493-6700 or (949) 955-0900; Store hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday to Thursday; 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday.