Archive for October, 2005

GOOD NEWS FROM KOSHER.COM

We got this press release recently, and we thought our readers would enjoy the news. Kosher Online Superstore To Expand For Immediate Release NEW YORK/EWORLDWIRE/Oct. 27, 2005 — Kosher.com, the leading worldwide distributor of kosher foods online, has announced that it plans to triple its distribution facilities within the next six to eight months. “The […]

Posted on October 31, 2005 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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GIVE US A LITTLE KISS, WILL YOU HON’

Hershey’s Chocolate has been real busy of late. In addition to some acquisitions, they have also begun a series of additions to the venerable Kisses line of wrapped chocolate treats. This month, Hershey introduced peanut butter-filled Kisses. Limited-edition cherry cordial creme-filled Kisses will be introduced before the end of the year, and coconut creme-filled Kisses […]

Posted on October 28, 2005 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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REMEMBER HINTS FROM HELOISE??

  Category: General Topics We remember reading Hints From Heloise every Sunday in the color section of the paper, ie, the comics pages. Stuck in between Dagwood and Blondie, Alley Oop, Beetle Baily and all the rest of the gang were a bunch of really weird helpful hints for making daily living an easier affair. Our […]

Posted on October 27, 2005 at 12:05 am by · Permalink · Leave a comment
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THE BIG BOOK OF SCOTCH WHISKEY

  Category: General Topics Finally, finally, finally. Some one has finally written THE book on scotch. There is so much scotch out there, and so little time at the weekly Kiddush Club, what’s a Jew to do??? For starters, buy the book: THE SCOTCH WHISKEY DIRECTORY by Phillip Hills. Utilizing four top industry tasters who “sacrificed […]

Posted on October 24, 2005 at 12:05 am by · Permalink · Leave a comment
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THE KIND OF KOSHER NEWS WE LIKE

  Category: General Topics This week, Kosher Today carried a great story about the growth of kosher homes. For your pleasure (and ours, too, for we love to keep reading the article), we reprint the article here…………. More Jews Setting Up Kosher Homes (New York) It has become an almost weekly feature in many of the […]

Posted on October 20, 2005 at 9:40 am by · Permalink · Leave a comment
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THE BREAK FAST

  Category: General Topics THE BREAK FAST The other day in shul, after morning minyan, one of the regulars asked each of us what we were going to eat for the break fast. He began by telling us his menu. The rest of us were totally taken aback as he listed brisket, kugel, tzimmes, and all […]

Posted on October 17, 2005 at 12:05 am by · Permalink · Leave a comment
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GMAR CHATIMA TOVA!

  Category: General Topics As Yom Kippur draws closer, we pray that each of us will achieve a chatima tova (ie, that we be sealed for good and blessing). We view Yom Kippur as a journey- one that begins at the first plaintive note of Kol Nidrei and ends with the tekia gedola that marks the […]

Posted on October 12, 2005 at 12:05 am by · Permalink · Leave a comment
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APPLE ONION NOODLE KUGEL

  Category: Recipes We got this recipe on the Jewish Food mail list. The person who posted it there, got it from WineAnswers.com where it apparently appeared as part of a Chanukah meal. It sure looks good to us! APPLE-ONION NOODLEKUGEL 4Tbsp canola or vegetable oil 2 medium onions, chopped 2 medium Golden Delicious apples, cored […]

Posted on October 11, 2005 at 12:05 am by · Permalink · Leave a comment
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A and A GOURMET PART TWO

  Category: Restaurants Although we had cooked up a storm prior to yom tov, we shared some meals with some people who seemed to have single handedly supported the brand new, glatt kosher take-out store: A and A GOURMET, here in Queens. All in all, we were very, very pleased with everything we tasted. For starters, […]

Posted on October 10, 2005 at 12:05 am by · Permalink · Leave a comment
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SHANAH TOVA

We will be off for a few days now, so before we get so busy that we forget to post, we want to take the time now to wish all of our readers a most wonderful shanah tova. May we all be written in the book of abundant life, and may we be sealed for […]

Posted on October 1, 2005 at 9:42 pm by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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