Obama: Hosting Passover seder Monday

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President Obama will host his third White House seder on Monday, the first night of Passover.

My story on the 2009 Obama White House seder–Ma Nishtaneh in the White House?–with the news they used Maxwell House haggadahs–is here

My story on the 2010 Obama White House seder is here

The 2010 Passover White House menu:

Gefilte Fish


Chicken Soup with Matzo Balls

Braised Beef Brisket

Chicken Roast

Sweet Potato-Carrot Tzimmes

Carrot Souffle


Spring Asparagus

Flourless Chocolate Cake

Golden Apricot Cake

Brown Sugar Macaroons

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