No One Knows for Sure What the Original Matzah Was https://mosaicmagazine.com/observation/arts-culture/2019/04/no-one-knows-for-sure-what-the-original-matzah-was/

Not packaged, not square, not oven-baked: that’s what it wasn’t. But what it was and where the name for it comes from is still something of a mystery.

April 24, 2019 | Philologos
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