shmaltz


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(Yiddish) excessive sentimentality in art or music

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Under the terms of the deal, Shmaltz founder Jeremy Cowan will advise A&S, as requested, on Coney Island matters for a minimum of five years.
At Shmaltz," Cowan said, "we've really been able to turn into a high-end, boutique beer company, while the beer world has evolved around us in perfect step, and while beer enthusiasts and even the wider consumers are excited about everything we've been producing.
Shmaltz markets kosher craft beers under the He'Brew and Jewbelation names, along with the Coney Island Lager line consisting of Coney Island Lager, Albino Python, Sword Swallower, Human Blockhead, Mermaid Pilsner, Freaktoberfest and Luna Lager labels.
in shmaltz she'd rendered from the insides of a chicken,
I giggled even before tasting the bottle of "Messiah Bold" by Hebrew, The Chosen Beer, "a rich and robust dark brown ale" brewed by the Shmaltz Brewing Company, cooled off with a skinny can of non-alcoholic Kopparberg Premium Pear Cider imported from Sweden, while eating shrimps wrapped in amazingly long and thin slithers of grilled zucchini, and realized that the thousands of calories I was consuming in ultra-thin bottles, cans, glasses, and slices were helping me to think thin as I got fatter
Almost all of Katz's parodies come back to the "substratum laughter" produced by food--gribbenes, matzoh, shmaltz, pickles, kishka, bagels, latkes--and its digestive impact on those who consume it.
It cuts through all the shlock, all the shmaltz, all the things about Jewish music that never interested me, all the Israeli music, all the Yiddish theater music, about all that sentimentality.
This form of entertainment, embracing the lowest comedy and the thickest shmaltz, owed as much to vaudeville and melodrama as it did to its references to Jewish folklore or the life of the shtetl, and audiences responded viscerally.
Shmaltz Brewing Company | Jewbelation Sweet 16 | New York, NY
Shmaltz Brewing Company has been crafting the award-winning, certified-kosher line of Jewish craft beer for 17 years, but until this summer the company was wandering in the wilderness of contract brewing (brew-world lingo for a brewery that does not have a physical location and instead relies on other breweries to brew its recipes).
The NYCBG membership currently includes Bronx Brewery, Brooklyn Brewery, Chelsea Brewing, Eataly Birreria, Harlem Brewing, Heartland Brewing, KelSo Beer, Shmaltz Brewing, Sixpoint Brewery and 508 GastroBrewery.
When he embraced klezmer music, London was also refusing "all the shlock, all the shmaltz, all the things about Jewish music that never interested me, all the Israeli music, all the Yiddish theater music, about all that sentimentality.
The national craze for IPAs is at an all-time high," said Jesse Cutler of Shmaltz.
If not precisely a peddler of shund love stories, nor a Harlequin novelist per se, Plain, like Erich Segal, churned out an enormously popular oeuvrereportedly, some 25 million copies of her books have been printed to dateall of which was smothered enthusiastically with good, old-fashioned shmaltz.