About Our Event

Escape to Israel for a night! Come experience the sights, smells, and  flavors of Northern Israel with world-renowned Spice Chef Lior Lev Sercarz. Don’t miss out on this incredible culinary experience featuring a full course dinner and entertainment!

With a Live Cooking Demonstration by

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Chef Lior Lev Sercarz

"The Spice Blender"

Lior Lev Sercarz is the owner of La Boîte, a biscuits and spice shop in New York City. Sercarz and La Boîte have been featured in The New York Times, Vogue, In Style Magazine, Every Day with Rachael Ray, Food & Wine Magazine, and the SAVEUR 100. Since the start of his career, he has worked closely with chefs from around the world. Lior has produced two cookbooks, The Art of Blending, and The Spice Companion.

Featuring Entertainment by


Josh Beckerman

The "Foodie Magician"

Josh Beckerman is the Foodie Magician, a professional entertainer who intertwines magic, mentalism, and comedy around the world. As The New York Times states, "Go out often enough, and the Foodie Magician will materialize at the edge of your table." Josh has done many TV appearances from “The Today Show” and Cooking Channel, to “Late Night with Seth Meyers.”

Tickets Include a Full Course Dinner and Entertainment

General Admission: $360 per person

JNFuture : $150 per person

Event Co-Chairs

Gina Raphael & Jeffrey Gross

Host Committee

Sheryl Buchholtz • Toni Dusik • Elizabeth Finebaum • Lauren Lizerbram
Robert Malin • Jennifer Meyers • Naomi Richter • Scott Richter
Melissa Rosenfeld • Rachel Sheff • Steve Tarrab • Susie Toczek

Sponsorship Opportunities & More Information

Lou Rosenberg, Executive Director, Greater Los Angeles

[email protected] or 323.964.1400 x963

Important Security Information

Please note that for security purposes, Jewish National Fund reserves the right to check IDs and all bags are subject to search. We recommend you don't bring backpacks to large events.

Dietary Laws Observed


Thank You to Our Sponsors

Sheryl Buchholtz & Family

Elizabeth Finebaum

Elaine & Howard Levkowitz

Lauren & Dr. Sol Lizerbram

Nina & Eddie Paul

Susie & Fred Toczek










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