Giora Shimoni

Location: Israel
Expertise: kosher cooking

Giora Shimoni is a kosher food enthusiast and home cook with hundreds of published recipes. He has worked in online publishing for over 20 years.


  • Author of several kosher recipes and Jewish holiday menus
  • Holds a master's degree in communications
  • Lives in Israel



Giora Shimoni, M.A., is a former writer for The Spruce, contributing recipes and articles for almost six years. As a father of four, he loves to delight his family and friends in Israel with delicious kosher meals. Giora began working online in 1994 while he was studying in America. When he moved back home to Israel, his interest in kosher cooking blossomed. With over a decade of online experience, Giora decided to turn to the internet once again to interact with those who shared his interest. He has written about the resources needed to buy kosher products, cook kosher food, and lead a kosher life. He continues to work in online publishing, website development, and marketing.


Giora Shimoni has a Master of Arts in communications from Ohio State University and was a fellow in the executive leadership program at the Paul Merage School of Business, University of California, Irvine. He has a Bachelor of Education degree in Israeli studies from Beit Berl College. As part of his studies, he became a licensed tour guide.

About The Spruce

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