Tofee - טוֹפִי

Pronunciation: To·fee

Literal translation: Toffee



Tofee is a favorite candy of Israeli kids and even some adults. It is customary to throw tofees at the synagogue, whenever there is a celebration, such as a bar mitzvah or wedding. Right before the candy is thrown, you'll hear, "mazal tov" being yelled out in Hebrew.

 

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