Archive for August, 2008

GRILLED HERBED POTATOES

Just in time for your Labor Day BBQ or picnic, here is a great recipe: INGREDIENTS: 3 pounds small red potatoes, skinned 1 cup green onions, sliced thinly 4 tablespoons olive oil 3 tablespoons parsley, chopped 2 tablespoons fresh oregano, chopped 3 cloves garlic, minced salt and pepper DIRECTIONS: Cook potatoes in a large pot […]

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Posted on August 29, 2008 at 12:06 am by rebrapp · Permalink · Comments Closed
In: Kosher Recipes

ONE TEQUILA, TWO TEQUILA, THREE TEQUILA, FLOOR

TEQUILA COUNTRY By Chris Hawley, USA TODAY ZAPOTLANEJO, Mexico — Here in the heart of Mexico’s tequila country, where every town has a distillery and the air smells like sweet fermenting molasses, a sign proudly marks the entrance to Miguel Ramírez’s farm: “Rancho Ramírez: Producer of Agaves.” But behind the fence, the blue agave plants, […]

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Posted on August 28, 2008 at 12:04 am by rebrapp · Permalink · Comments Closed
In: General Topics

KOSHAROT CLAIMS ALL IS NOT WELL IN JERUSALEM’S KOSHER RESTAURANTS

FROM KOSHER TODAY (MON, AUG 25, 2008) Rabbinate and restauranteurs against blacklist Jerusalem…by Idele Ross, KosherToday Israeli Bureau Chief…Jerusalem restaurant owners and the Chief Rabbinate have threatened to sue a rabbinic organization for publishing a controversial report on kashrut supervision in the capital’s kosher restaurants. The Jerusalem Post reported that Kosharot, an organization based in […]

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Posted on August 27, 2008 at 12:05 am by rebrapp · Permalink · Comments Closed
In: Kosher News

PETA SLAMS NYC KAPPOROT

From JTA: PETA slams N.Y. kapporos ritual Published: 08/25/2008 An animal rights group is calling for a New York state investigation into kapporos in Brooklyn. For the second year, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals has complained about the High Holidays ritual of swinging a chicken over one’s head, a sin transference ceremony. In […]

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Posted on August 26, 2008 at 12:05 am by rebrapp · Permalink · Comments Closed
In: General Topics