Festivus Jewish BBQ Pop-Up

  • December 13, 2023 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Kiff Kaffe West Los Angeles

    12229 West Pico Boulevard
    Los Angeles, California 90064
Ticket Price $0.00-$75.00 This event is now over


A Jewish Food Lab of Wilshire Boulevard Temple Takeover

Festivus Jewish BBQ Pop-Up

December 13th at 7pm

Kiff Kaffe West Los Angeles 


Come for the Big Maccabee and stay for the Smoked Jewish Brisket!


Nothing brings people together like a great meal. In honor of the holidays, Hilltop Alumni Chef Jenn Sills, previously of Gjusta, Jon and Vinny’s and Secret Chinese, along with best-selling cookbook author Natasha Feldman welcome the JFL of WBT to an exclusive seating at Festivus: A Jewish BBQ Pop-Up. Event will be at 7pm on December 13th at Kiff Kaffe, the most charming hidden gem in all of Los Angeles.


Come and be surrounded by old friends and new friends alike and eat a delicious Chanukah Inspired BBQ feast featuring a smorgasbord of reimagined holiday favorites served family-style.  Family style menu highlights include:

  • The Big Maccabee (Jewish smoked brisket between two perfectly crisp latkes)
  • The Meat and Three: Smoked Brisket, Apricot Chicken or an onion laden stuffed cabbage with upgraded deli slaw, tzimmes with olive oil and smoked dates, and kugel mac and cheese
  • Small noshes like house pickles, chicken liver and potato chips, and challah rolls with smoked honey butter
  • Sticky Sesame Ice Cream Sundaes with Halva and Smoked Tahini Spiced Caramel

Price includes sweet tea and lemonade. Wine is additional and can be purchased at the event.


We are also offering an opportunity to pre-purchase Natasha’s best-selling cookbook The Dinner Party Project to their ticket. It’s great fun, has awesome recipes and dinner party game plans. All proceeds go to New Ground (https://mjnewground.org/). 


Dinner: $75 per person (gratuity included)
Kids under 6: free
Add-on Natasha’s cookbook The Dinner Party Project: $35 


Limited Space Available. Reserve your spot now.


The Jewish Food Lab at Wilshire Boulevard Temple is dedicated to celebrating the tastes and traditions of global Jewish food and culture. Grounded in the richness of Jewish experience and history, the Jewish Food Lab strives to create educational and experiential opportunities for all the senses. We are excited for the Jewish Food Lab to become one of the cornerstones of community outreach and programming at Wilshire Boulevard Temple and in LA!

Date & Time

Wed, Dec 13, 2023 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Venue Details

Kiff Kaffe West Los Angeles

12229 West Pico Boulevard
Los Angeles, California 90064 Kiff Kaffe West Los Angeles
Wilshire Boulevard Temple - Los Angeles

Celebrating 161 years in Los Angeles and one of America’s most highly respected congregations, Wilshire Boulevard Temple has been serving the Los Angeles Jewish community since its founding in 1862 as Congregation B’nai B'rith, the city’s first synagogue. Today, Wilshire Boulevard Temple carries out the mission through a variety of ways, as a center for Jewish spirituality and celebration, a place for lifelong learning and friendship and home to an engaged congregation where every person can make a difference. 


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