Archive for June, 2005

JELLY BELLY SPORT BEANS

We read a most interesting press release from the good folks at Jelly Belly. It seems that they are going to introduce the world to their newest product this month at the Candy Expo in Chicago. Sport Beans by Jelly Belly, made in Lemon Lime and Orange flavors, are larger, traditional-sized jelly beans with something […]

Posted on June 17, 2005 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Kosher New Products, Uncategorized

HOLY TOMATO, BATMAN!

The online edition of the Indianapolis Star had this great story about tomatoes. Enjoy! You say tomatoes! Tantlizing and tasty, take your pick. By Jo Ellen Meyers Sharp Star correspondent Sweet, tart, juicy — nothing beats a fresh-off-the-vine tomato, especially one that’s been ripening in the summer sun. Roma and plum varieties are fine. But […]

Posted on June 16, 2005 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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WHY DID THE CHICKEN CROSS THE ROAD?

We got a great press release from Wild Oats Natural Marketplaces. It seems that they want the chickens they sell to have a chance to sow some wild oats, or at least eat them, before their eggs get sold in their stores. As a result, they have banned eggs from caged chickens. JUNE 10, 2005 […]

Posted on June 15, 2005 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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THE SHIKSA’S GUIDE TO DATING JEWISH MEN

Believe it or not, the above is a title of a relatively new book out there. According to the author, a Gentile, Jewish men are passionate lovers (we really are, btw!), good husbands, caring spouses, and, coming from a strong matriarchal background, especially comfortable with strong women. In short, she says a whole lot of […]

Posted on June 10, 2005 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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Sweet and Savory Bibb Lettuce Salad

An excellent summer salad! Try it today! You won’t be sorry! Butter/Bib Lettuce Red Onion – Chopped (medium dice) Avacado – Chopped (good sized chunks) 1 to 2 cans Mandarin Oranges, drained Dressing: 1/3 Cup Sugar 1 tsp Dry Mustard 1 tsp Salt 1/2 tsp Paprika 1 Cup Oil 4 Tablespoons Vinegar 1 tsp dehydrated […]

Posted on June 9, 2005 at 5:53 am by andreah · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Andrea's Corner, General Topics, Kosher Kitchen, Kosher Recipes, Uncategorized

MORE HOT DATES!

You thought we were done? No way, Jose! We got a few more hot dates to share. JULY 15-16 WALLA WALLA SWEET ONION FESTIVAL Tix for this one are real cheap: Two bucks, yup, one dolla for each walla! You gotta love a festival that features onion eating contests, lawn bowling with onions and much […]

Posted on June 8, 2005 at 12:00 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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CHEESE CAKE – IT’S A MITZVAH

With Shavuot just around the corner, thoughts of dairy delicasies fill our head. Cheese cake, blintzes with sour cream, strawberry short cake, blintz bombe, and humongous ice cream sundaes built to reach the sky…….. this is all the stuff that KN dreams are made of. We get a lot of private email. Much of it […]

Posted on June 7, 2005 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Holidays, Uncategorized

GOT SOME HOT DATES LINED UP!

Between now and the end of July, there are a lot of hot dates on the calendar. Join with us as we take a quick look at the summer calendar. JUNE 2-5 Darn! We missed this one! Brattleboro, Vermont celebrates the Strolling of the Heifers. 75 cows, each bedecked with a garland of flowers, stroll […]

Posted on June 6, 2005 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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Apple Cake!

This is a delicious cake that can be used for snacking or for desert! Enjoy! APPLE CAKE CAKE: 3 eggs 3/4 cup sugar 1/3 cup oil 3/4 cup flour 5 apples, peeled & sliced (Granny Smiths are best) TOPPING: 1/3 cup chopped walnuts 1/2 cup sugar 2 tsp. cinnamon In a medium sized mixing bowl, […]

Posted on June 3, 2005 at 12:05 am by andreah · Permalink · Leave a comment
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Tomato Basil Soup

This is the best soup ever! Even in the summertime, it’s light and delicious and the perfect meal with a salad and hunk of french bread! Tomato Basil Soup Ingredients: 4 C. (8 to 10) tomatoes, peeled, cored and chopped, or 4 C. canned whole tomatoes, crushed 2 C. tomato juice 2 C vegetable stock […]

Posted on June 2, 2005 at 12:00 am by andreah · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Andrea's Corner, General Topics, Kosher Kitchen, Kosher Recipes, Uncategorized