On a cold November night, dozens of visitors slowly file into an opening in the ancient stone walls of Jerusalem’s Old City.Sounds like a fun party. For past posts on Zedekiah's Cave and the cycle of legends around it, see here and links.
Walking down candlelit steps with wine glasses in their hands, they make their way through a large cavern as performance artists dance nearby and light projections illuminate the walls. Yet there are no magic lamps or genies inside this legendary space known as Zedekiah’s Cave; rather, the treasure these visitors seek is of the gastronomic variety.
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