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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

ORANGE AND RAISIN MATZAH MEAL PANCAKES

FROM CHEF ANDREA IN THE UTJ SOUTHERN TEST KITCHEN: Orange and Raisin Matzo Meal Pancakes Makes 16 Pancakes Ingredients 1 1/2 cups cottage cheese 4 large eggs, separated 5 tablespoons orange juice 1 tablespoon finely grated orange peel 1/2 teaspoon salt 3/4 cup unsalted matzo meal 1/2 cup golden raisins 1/3 cup sugar 4 tablespoons […]

Posted on April 14, 2017 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Health, Holidays, Kosher Kitchen, Kosher Recipes, Passover, Uncategorized

CHEESY ONION POTATOES

FROM MR. FOOD We tried this one, and we loved it, absolutely loved it! What You’ll Need: 6 medium baking potatoes, unpeeled and cubed (about 2 pounds) 1/4 cup butter 1 (1-ounce) envelope onion soup mix 1 1/2 cups (6-ounces) shredded Cheddar cheese 5 green onions, chopped What To Do: Preheat oven to 400 degrees […]

Posted on April 13, 2017 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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CHAG KASHER V’SAMEACH

NO POST TODAY. CHAG KASHER V’SAMEACH

Posted on April 11, 2017 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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THE STAR-K POSTS RIDICULOUS MEASURES FOR “K’ZAYIT”

FROM THE STAR-K GUIDE TO PESACH This is beyond accuracy, legitimacy, and intelligence. Puleeze! Saychel, apparently, is an eideleh zach. . Kizayis Measurement2 – 1.27 fl. oz. (38 ml) – If one eats a kizayis of bread, he must recite birchas hamazon. Similarly, if one eats a kizayis of any other food, a bracha acharona […]

Posted on April 7, 2017 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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OVERNIGHT MATZA BREAKFAST BAKE

FROM FAMILY FRIENDS FOOD BLOG *This one is killer! Ingredients 2 sheets matza 250ml (1 cup) very hot water 100ml (scant half cup) milk 1 egg 50g (quarter cup) sugar (or use less, to taste) few drops vanilla 25g (2 tbsp) raisins 1 tbsp brown sugar 0.25 tsp cinnamon Instructions Break the matza into smallish […]

Posted on April 6, 2017 at 12:03 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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OU LIST OF PRODUCTS WITH NO CERTIFICATION THAT ARE OK TO USE ON PESACH

These products need no certification, and may be used on Pesach ALUMINUM FOIL ALUMINUM FOIL BAKING PANS BABY OINTMENTS BAGS (PAPER OR PLASTIC) BODY WASH BOWL AND TUB CLEANERS CANDLES CARDBOARD CARPET CLEANERS CHARCOAL CHEESE CLOTHS CONDITIONERS COPPER AND METAL CLEANERS CORK COSMETICS (EXCEPT POSSIBLY LIPSTICKS, SEE BELOW) CUPCAKE HOLDERS CUPS (PAPER, PLASTIC OR STYROFOAM) […]

Posted on April 5, 2017 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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CHAROSET LONDON BROIL

FROM BUSY IN BROOKLYN BLOG Charoset London Broil 1 1/2-2 lb. london broil, shoulder blade cut (see note) 1/2 cup dry red wine 1/4 cup walnut oil 1/4 cup + 1 tbsp silan (date honey), divided 1 apple, grated (I used Granny Smith) 1/8 tsp cinnamon 1/2 tsp coarse black pepper Kosher salt and freshly […]

Posted on April 4, 2017 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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MEMORIES OF THE PESACHS WE ONCE HAD

Passover2017 When I was a kid, movie theaters, gas stations, and supermarkets gave away free dishes. You could also get free dishes in detergent boxes. More often than not, the dishes were glass, what we called Depression glass. The glass was thick, heavy, and not very pretty to look at, but free obviates a lot […]

Posted on April 3, 2017 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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NEW KOSHER WINES FOR PASSOVER

FROM KOSHER TODAY New Wines for Passover 2017 Run the Gamut The biggest news for kosher wines in 2017 is that there is really no trend and the cross section of new wines is perhaps the best testimony to the fact just how much the category has grown in recent years. Some of the new […]

Posted on March 31, 2017 at 12:01 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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