Archive for June, 2004

THE CRISIS CRISIS

One of the magazines devoted to “kashrus” sees the kosher world in apocalyptic terms. For that august journal, everything is a crisis: The Kiddush Crisis, The Lukshen Kugel Crisis, The Sheitel Crisis, The Flatbush Eruv Crisis, The NYC Tap Water Crisis, The Holes in Swiss Cheese Crisis (apparently they do not conform to post halachic […]

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Posted on June 28, 2004 at 11:07 pm by rebrapp · Permalink · Comments Closed
In: General Topics

NEW KASHRUT CERTIFICATIONS

Is Triaminic your choice for treating a cold? You’re in luck. Novartis Consumer Health, Inc., a NJ-based Novartis company, announced June 10 that the company’s Triaminic brand pediatric cold/cough/allergy liquid medications have been certified as kosher and pareve by the OU. The eight varieties of Triaminic liquid are: Cold & Cough, cherry; Cough, berry; Chest […]

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Posted on June 27, 2004 at 9:50 am by dwenger · Permalink · Comments Closed
In: General Topics, Health

THE WELL-DRESSED SALAD, part 1

Now that summer is upon us (hot and heavy), it’s salad season again. WALDEN FARMS (800-229-1706) has a large selection of salad dressings, certified by the OU. And they’re pretty healthful, too! In the refrigerated section of the supermarket, you can find fat-free, sugar-free, carb-free dressings (OK, they’re not chemical-free, but you can’t have everything; […]

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Posted on June 25, 2004 at 8:50 am by dwenger · Permalink · Comments Closed
In: General Topics, Health

YEE HAW! SOUTHERN BRISKET

When I was in Texas a few weeks back, I had occasion to read Southern Living magazine. I totally forgot that I had cut a recipe out of the mag and brought it home. Well, I found the recipe the other day and I tried it out. It was wonderful. I suspect you will like […]

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Posted on June 24, 2004 at 3:45 pm by rebrapp · Permalink · Comments Closed
In: General Topics, Kosher Kitchen, Kosher Recipes