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UTZ INTRODUCES GRILLIN’ CLASSICS POTATO CHIPS (OU-D)

Utz Grillin’ Classics Potato Chips Utz teams up with the USO to support military families Utz Quality Foods is teaming up with the USO to support military service members and their families through the launch of a new limited-time product. Utz Grillin’ Classics Potato Chips comes in patriotic packaging and features three unique new flavors […]

Posted on May 30, 2017 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Holidays, Kosher Desserts, Kosher New Products, Kosher News

DUBAI AND SAUDI ARABIA PRODUCE KOSHER FOODS

FROM KOSHER TODAY BREAKING NEWS: Dubai and Saudi Arabia among 104 Nations That Produce Kosher Certified Products New York- The number of countries that produce kosher certified products has grown to 104, according to kashrus sources. The Orthodox Union (OU) operates in all of these countries and significantly now includes the Gulf states of Dubai […]

Posted on May 29, 2017 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Kosher News

SHABBAT DINNER AT THE DAN PANORAMA HOTEL JERUSALEM

We admit to a bias when it comes to the Dan Panorama Hotel in Jerusalem. We also will tell you that that bias is well earned by the hotel. Recently, we had an amazing Friday night, sabbath meal at the hotel along with some friends. First of all, all of the food was fresh, attractively […]

Posted on May 26, 2017 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Kosher Desserts, Kosher Restaurant Reviews, Kosher Restaurants, Kosher Restaurants News

KRAUT KRISPS (WE KID YOU NOT) OU-D KOSHER

PRESS RELEASE Kraut Krisps Sauerkraut base provides serving of probiotics Watsonville, Calif.-based Farmhouse Culture’s new Kraut Krisps are a twist on tortilla chips that offer the benefit of fiber and nutrient-rich cabbage, plus a serving of probiotics. Sauerkraut and masa serve as the base for the chips. After cooking, the light, crispy snacks are seasoned […]

Posted on May 25, 2017 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Health, Kosher Kitchen, Kosher New Products, Kosher News

A HEINIE WITH NO ALCOHOL TO HIT GREAT BRITAIN

PRESS RELEASE   LONDON — Heineken on Friday announced the launch of new drink Heineken 0.0, an alcohol-free version of its flagship lager. The launch comes as consumers increasingly shun boozy drinks in favor of healthier options. Market research company Euromonitor International said on Thursday that the global alcoholic drinks market declined for the second […]

Posted on May 24, 2017 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Health, Kosher New Products, Kosher News

LIMITED EDITION PEPSI FIRE SODA

PRESS RELEASE Limited-Edition Pepsi Fire Pepsi Fire, a cola with a cinnamon flavored twist, will be available in stores nationwide for an eight-week period May 17, 2017 That’s not all that is heating up this summer. From May 22 through July 16, fans who find specially marked packs of Pepsi Fire, Pepsi, Diet Pepsi, Pepsi […]

Posted on May 23, 2017 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Kosher Alert, Kosher New Products, Kosher News

ROJO’S ORGANIC TRADITIONAL SALSA

PRESS INFORMATION   What is Rojo’s? Rojo’s is a delicious line of fun, flavorful foods that make people happy. We offer artisan-crafted,  fresh-cut salsas to deliver great, homemade taste that celebrates our authentic Mexican family tradition. From our family to yours. What makes Rojo’s different from jarred salsa? Unlike jarred salsa, Rojo’s salsas are made […]

Posted on May 15, 2017 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Health, Kosher Kitchen, Kosher New Products, Kosher News

GLUTEN FREE BROWNIE BRITTLE (OUD)

PRESS RELEASE Gluten-Free Brownie Brittle The original is a cult snack favorite all over the world, and now, it’s available made with gluten free ingredients. Sheila G’s Brownie Brittle has released two gluten free flavors in 2017. Traditional Chocolate Chip and Dark Chocolate Sea Salt flavors will hit shelves later this year in a five […]

Posted on May 11, 2017 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Health, Kosher Desserts, Kosher Kitchen, Kosher New Products, Kosher News

DO YOU KNOW WHAT COULD BE IN YOUR FOOD?

Here is a most fascinating list of things that could be in your food. Some of the items can not be in kosher food, but others can.   Cellulose is made from wood. It is an anti-caking agent.  Kosher/Pareve Carmine is a natural food color.  It is a deep red.  It comes from the shells […]

Posted on May 9, 2017 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Health, Kosher Alert, Kosher Kitchen

HERSHEY MAKES “200 CALORIES OR LESS” COMMITMENT BY 2022

FROM CONVENIENCE STORE NEWS HERSHEY, Pa. — The Hershey Co. is reaffirming its commitment to choice and transparency. Through the company’s latest commitment, Hershey will make 50 percent of its total portfolio of individually wrapped standard- and king-size confectionery products with 200 calories or less by 2022. Hershey is also committing that 100 percent of […]

Posted on May 3, 2017 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Health, Kosher News