Browse By:

Monday December 17, 2018 Login |Register

A Project of

sponsored by

Orthodoxy's Whisky Rebellion

Bookmark and Share Report Misuse or Glitches

Publication Date:

Publisher(s): National Jewish Center for Learning and Leadership (U.S.)

Author(s): Andrew Silow-Carroll

Series: CLAL Culture Archive

Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive

Topic: Culture and religion (Religion and religious groups)

Keywords: Ritual; Prayer Communities; Orthodox Judaism

Type: Brief

Coverage: United States


The author discusses the phenomenon of "kiddush clubs" - groups of men taking shots of whisky in synagogue during Saturday morning services. He describes it as a kosher rebellion.