Welcome to Asif

Asif's Rooftop farm
Photo by Amit Geron

Visit Asif

Sign up for a guided tour of Asif including our rooftop farm and culinary library. And, stroll through our gallery’s inaugural exhibition.


Photo by Amit Geron

A Note From Our Founder

Naama Shefi offers a look into how Asif came to be and what you will find in our space in Tel Aviv and right here.


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