The Most Beautiful Challahs That Are Better for You (+ Contest!)

Kosher.com Staff August 24, 2021

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Shibolim recently created the most stunning challah guide that you can download just in time for Rosh Hashanah. It includes recipes, challah baking tips, and graphic instructions for braiding challahs—not to mention the beautiful imagery. We can scroll through it all day. Below, we’re giving you a sneak peek of what’s inside! You can also download the PDF for your own enjoyment!


If all the eye-candy in the challah guide weren’t enough, you can enter to win an amazing prize with Shibolim’s “Top Your Table Raffle” contest. See instructions below for how to enter!

1. Snap a picture of your beautifully set Yom Tov or Shabbat tablescape—freshly baked challah included.

2. Send your picture to: Email: [email protected] Whatsapp / Text: 516.522.0735

3. Enter the drawing for a chance to win your choice of a magnificent Mefoar challah cover valued at $150.

Submission Deadline: Wednesday, October 6, 2021

Enhance your Shabbat and Yom Tov with heavenly healthy challah. Shibolim Flour is expertly crafted to bring you all the vitamins, minerals, and nutrients of the grain. Treat your family to challah that’s light, fluffy, scrumptious, and good for them.

Beautiful Challah Shapes:

With Shibolim flours, you can easily make beautifully shaped challahs. Below is a detailed graphic that meticulously explains how to braid the perfect 6-strand round challah. Plus, with Shibolim flours, your challah dough will be perfectly smooth and easy to work with—perfect for wowing your friends and family this Rosh Hashanah!

For another graphic like the one below click HERE!


5 Delicious and Fluffy Challah Recipes for Rosh Hashanah:

You can’t braid challah without some amazing challah dough! Below are 5 delicious challah bread recipes using Shibolim flour by the inimitable Yossi and Malky Levine. If you’re like us, it’ll be hard to choose just 1 of the recipes below!

  1. Family Favorite Challah

    Look no further for the perfect challah recipe for baking with white whole wheat flour.

  2. “New Tradition” Challah


    When you love to bake whole wheat for its health benefits, but you don’t want to compromise on the perfect fluffy challah slices for your Shabbat table, you can follow this recipe for perfect whole wheat challah every time.

  3. Artisanal Challah


    Follows these directions to bake whole-grain spelt challah that’s perfectly fluffy on the inside with a browned, tender crust. 

  4. Simple Spelt Challah

    Made with whole grain spelt, this recipe offers a lighter, more healthful addition to your Shabbat table.

  5. Bubby’s Heimishe Challah

    A delicious, fluffy challah recipe with Shibolim White Spelt flour.

We hope the challah guide brings you all the special and meaningful Rosh Hashanah feels like it has for us!

Happy baking and Shana Tova!