Welcome to Asif

Fresh herbs gathered from the Asif rooftop farm
Photo by Sivan Roshianu

Join Us for a Tour of Asif

Every Friday Asif offers two tours: one in the morning and one in the afternoon. Check out the library, rooftop farm, and stop by the test kitchen for a treat.


Photo by Noam Preisman, Styling by Einav Raichner

The Next Generation of Bavarian Cream

Asif asked chefs around the country for their interpretation of the nostalgic Bavarian cream dessert. Check out recipes like this one topped with a coffee and chocolate sauce from the team at Ha’achim and more.


In the Asif Library

We asked a range of culinary experts to select books that explore Israeli, regional Arab, and Jewish cuisine. Browse their recommendations.

Claudia Roden

Award-Winning Cookbook Author and Middle Eastern Culinary Scholar

Gil Hovav

Celebrated Israeli Author
and
Media Personality

Dr. Johnny Mansour

Scholar of Arab-Muslim History and Christians in the Middle East

Michael Solomonov

Chef of Zahav
in Philadelphia and
Cookbook Author

The Asif Recipe Box