Archive for the ‘Holidays’ Category

Oreo Announces New Flavors (OU-D)

FROM GENIUS KITCHEN If you like piña coladas and sacrifices to the hype gods, odds are that you’re going to be super jazzed about Oreo’s latest and greatest news: new flavors, y’all! After a long and highly stressful deliberation period, the brand announced on Monday the winners of its “My Oreo Creation” contest, for which […]

Posted on January 10, 2018 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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No Boil Mac and Cheese

FROM BON APPETIT Ingredients 1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, divided 1/4 cup all-purpose flour 3 cups whole milk 1 tablespoon kosher salt plus more 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper plus more 1 pound elbow macaroni 2 cups shredded cheddar, divided 2 garlic cloves, chopped 1 cup panko (Japanese breadcrumbs) 2 tablespoons chopped flat-leaf […]

Posted on December 20, 2017 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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Mashed Potatoes Croquettes (Dairy for Chanukah)

FROM BON APPETIT Ingredients 2 large egg yolks 2 cups cold mashed potatoes ½ cup grated Parmesan 2 tablespoons fresh chives, chopped 1 tablespoon all-purpose flour 4 large eggs 2 cups breadcrumbs Vegetable oil (for frying; about 2 cups) Recipe Preparation Mix egg yolks, mashed potatoes, Parmesan, chives, and flour in a medium bowl. Roll […]

Posted on December 15, 2017 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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Gluten Free, No Bake Cookies for Chanukah (Dairy)

FROM GENIUS KITCHEN DAILY DISH READY IN: 4 mins INGREDIENTS 2 cups sugar 1⁄2 cup milk 1⁄4 cup cocoa 2 tablespoons butter 1⁄2 cup crunchy peanut butter or 1⁄2 cup smooth peanut butter 1 teaspoon vanilla 3 cups quick-cooking oats Directions Mix sugar, milk and cocoa, together, on medium heat. Stir often, ( use a […]

Posted on December 14, 2017 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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Happy Chanukah!

 HAPPY CHAUNKAH!

Posted on December 13, 2017 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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Caramel Apple Upside Down Noodle Kugel For A Chanukah Dairy Meal

FROM DELISH Caramel Apple Upside Down Noodle Kugel Prep time:  10 mins Cook time:  1 hour Total time:  1 hour 10 mins Yield: About 8 to 12 servings ingredients: 12 oz wide egg noodles 6 tablespoons butter, melted 2 cups cottage cheese 2 cups sour cream ½ cup plus 1 tablespoon sugar 6 eggs 1 teaspoon […]

Posted on December 5, 2017 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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Celery Root and Mushroom Latkes with Onion Apple Sauce

FROM BON APPETIT   Ingredients Onion Applesauce 1 8-ounce Granny Smith apple 1 8-ounce onion, unpeeled 2 teaspoons kosher salt, plus more for seasoning 1/2 cup chopped fresh cilantro Latkes 1 pound celery root (celeriac), peeled, coarsely grated 1 pound russet potatoes, peeled, coarsely grated 1 tablespoon kosher salt 1 pound washed mushrooms (such as […]

Posted on December 4, 2017 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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Jim Beam Distiller’s Cut

Jim Beam’s new Distiller’s Cut is a Kentucky straight bourbon whiskey that is aged five to six years, which the brand says features a medium body that combines caramel sweetness with charred oak, enriched with light fruit notes. This 100-proof bourbon is available at a suggested $22.99 per 750-milliliter bottle.   Jim Beam Distiller’s Cut

Posted on November 28, 2017 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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Fried Apples (Yummy!!)

FROM MR FOOD TEST KITCHEN What You’ll Need: 2 1/2 cups apple juice 4 Golden Delicious apples, unpeeled, cored, and cut into wedges 1/3 cup sugar 3 tablespoons cornstarch 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/4 teaspoon nutmeg What To Do: In a large skillet over medium-high heat, combine apple juice and apples; cook 8 to 10 minutes or […]

Posted on November 27, 2017 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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Thanksgiving

Growing up in New England, Thanksgiving was a real American holiday.  Back in those days, there was no Black Friday or Cyber Monday to distract us.  Our small town, much like other small, New England towns, had a town “Service” that invoked God in nonspecific ways.  The town “Service” usually consisted of the local school […]

Posted on November 23, 2017 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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