Chocolate crunch pastry - and other favourites to sample when in Tel Aviv.
"Jerusalem prays, Tel Aviv plays," locals in Israel's modern metropolis will tell you.
Elad Shoham, wine and beverage director at Hotel Montefiore, knows where to find the best pasta in Tel Aviv and plenty else besides.
The Negev desert is brutally harsh yet blessed with amazing produce.
Produce grown with love and flair is at the heart of Jerusalem's thriving food scene.
A boycott would serve only to hurt the normal nobodies of Israel – world leaders wouldn't blink an eye.
After two hours in the Arava desert, we feel like we've performed a great disappearing act.