clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

Whole Foods' Hanukkah Faux Pas

New, 1 comment

matzo-ball-mix-150.jpgHere's a tip for grocers: Just because Jewish people eat matzoh during Passover does not make it an appropriate addition to your Hanukkah food displays. Because it is not a Hanukkah food thing. The new Foggy Bottom Whole Foods learned this the hard way this morning when the Washington Post ripped them a new one for displaying "a casual kind of ignorance for which there is no excuse." Within hours, the store had removed the matzoh displays. [WaPo]

Sign up for the newsletter Sign up for the Eater DC newsletter

The freshest news from the local food world