Here at Challah Connection, we have been fortunate to be written about by some top media outlets in the country. Here are a few of them:

Challah Connection’s Fabulous Rugelach featured on
August 20, 2015

Click below to read more about delicious rugelach, both dairy-based and parve. Ours use butter – as do most of the most moist and delicious rugelach recipes. Thanks,, for including us in the debate!


Challah Connection’s “Kosher Cookie Clash” Featured on The Forward
August 25, 2015

In an article posted on July 16, 2015, Jewish news site talked about our Rainbow Cookie Kerfuffle. “You might have read about the not-so-sweet situation: Soon after the Supreme Court announced its Obergefell v. Hodges decision, codifying the right of LGBT Americans to marry across the country, Moritz placed a picture of kosher rainbow cookies on the homepage of her company website, along with the line, ‘Never have these treasured cookies had such meaning.’ And that’s when the hate mail and angry social-media postings began to arrive.”


Connecticut Magazine calls us “The Amazon of the Jewish Gift Basket world”
August 20, 2015

This coverage of Challah Connection in Connecticut Magazine calls us “The Amazon of Jewish food and gift baskets”. We love it!


Entrepreneurs are Everywhere
December 17, 2015

A few months back I had the pleasure of being interviewed by Steve Blank for his radio show, Entrepreneurs are Everywhere. We talked about the many challenges and rewards associated with starting your own business. If you’re toying with the idea of being an entrepreneur Blank’s show can be heard on Sirius XM Channel 111. And here’s […]


Ex-New Yorker builds kosher bakery in Westport
August 25, 2005

This article from the Fairfield County Business Journal looks at the launch of Challah Connection and the beginnings of a business we love!


For Rosh Hashana, Apple Cake to Call Your Own
August 26, 2009

See our delicious Apple Cake for Rosh Hashana covered in the New York Times by Florence Fabricant!


Jewish Gift Baskets Put Culture over Kitsch
August 26, 2005

Read what DM News has to say about the kosher products offered through The Challah Connection in this article from 2005.


Jewish Week makes Challah Connection’s Rainbow Cookie Kerfuffle National News
August 25, 2015

In an article posted on July 6, 2015, The Jewish Week covered Challah Connection’s newsworthy kerfuffle regarding kosher rainbow cookies and same-sex marriage laws. We’re particularly proud of the article’s subtitle: “Challah Connection owner Jane Moritz stands by decision to link cookies and SCOTUS decision despite backlash.”


NY Times: “For Some, ‘Kosher Equals Pure”
January 14, 2010

Yesterday’s Dining section of the New York Times featured a story called “For Some, ‘Kosher’ Equals Pure.” I was certainly intrigued with this since as the owner of a kosher gift company, this is my domain–it almost felt like the story had been written with me in mind!


The Big Rainbow Cookie Kerfuffle
July 6, 2015

We simply put this image on our website’s home page, featuring our beloved Rainbow Cookies and stating that their colors had new meaning after the Supreme Court legalized same-sex marriage. You wouldn’t believe the chaos that followed!