Archive for April, 2007

FRUITY BEER?????

Anheuser-Busch has rolled out three fruit-flavored versions of its Michelob Ultra brand. The three flavors – Pomegranate Raspberry, Lime Cactus and Tuscan Orange Grapefruit – will be available through Labor Day. They are sold in 12-bottle packs featuring all three varieties, and in single-flavor six-packs. – A-B has also brewed an all-malt Bohemian pilsner for […]

Posted on April 30, 2007 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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PRESS RELEASE FROM 1997- REMEMBER IT???

We came across this press release from 1997 the other day. Where were you when you heard that Oreos were kosher???????? CALLING ALL KOSHER COOKIE LOVERS: THE OREO HAS ARRIVED!!! keeping kosher just got easier No need to stare with envy at packages of and while shopping at your local supermarket. In a step that […]

Posted on April 27, 2007 at 12:06 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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THEY FINALLY CAUGHT ON!

First there was Kabalah water. Sold at a price high enough to bring pain, some people were actually caught up in the whole thing and no doubt did buy the water. Now, another group has caught on and is promoting their own brand of religious water. NOTE: THIS IS NOT A KOSHER PRODUCT. From 1in3 […]

Posted on April 26, 2007 at 12:03 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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CHOCOLATE AND YOUR GOOD HEALTH

NEW YORK, April 21, 2007 ——————————————————————————– Researchers say a little bit of chocolate really can make you feel better. (CBS / iStock Photo) (CBS) Who hasn’t been heartened — literally — with the news from scientists that chocolate is more than just a treat? New studies show that chocolate and its key ingredient, cocoa, have […]

Posted on April 25, 2007 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · One Comment
In: General Topics, Health, Uncategorized

MORE CARRIERS TO GO DIRECT TO ISRAEL FROM THE USA

THIS ARTICLE COMES FROM KOSHER TODAY, MONDAY, APRIL 23, 2007 US Carriers Vow to Increase Service to Tel Aviv Boston… Officials at Boston’s Logan Airport are making a strong pitch for the resumption of direct service to Tel Aviv by El Al. The news came as Delta Airlines announced that it will inaugurate daily, non-stop […]

Posted on April 24, 2007 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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I DON'T KNOW- WHAT DOES KOSHER MEAN?

We entered a bakery in downtown Philly the other day. Big sign on the front of the bakery- KOSHER BAKERY. We asked one of the two ladies behind the counter if the bakery was still kosher. One person said, “I don’t know- what does kosher mean?” What was truly odd was the fact that the […]

Posted on April 23, 2007 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · One Comment
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CURIOUS COOKIES

This just in…………… Cookie Debuts with Exciting Ingredients Curious Cookie, a new premium line of all natural, organic gourmet cookies. These cookies are an especially good choice for those who are looking for snacks that are sugar or gluten free. From their Muffin Top to Premium Gourmet lines, the ingredients and flavors are anything but […]

Posted on April 20, 2007 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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YOU'RE THE WINNER AT WINN DIXIE!

Winn-Dixie Opens Kosher Deli-Bakery in Florida Store APRIL 17, 2007 — JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Winn-Dixie will open the company’s second kosher deli in Florida, at its Tamarac location tomorrow. The store will additionally feature Winn-Dixie’s first-ever kosher bakery. Both the deli and bakery will operate under the supervision of Star-K. The opening celebration will include […]

Posted on April 19, 2007 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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SO- HOW WAS YOUR PESACH?

This week, the big question that one hears over and over when running into friends, relatives, groupies, hangers-on and various others is: So, how was your yom tov? Funny thing about Passover- once it is over and the dishes have been put away and chametz is back on the table once again, Passover quickly fades […]

Posted on April 18, 2007 at 12:03 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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NEW STUFF FROM WORLD HARBORS

This press release ran in Kosher Today (Monday, April 16, 2007) World Harbors Introduces a New Line of Sauces and Marinades Auburn, ME… By Eda Kram… World Harbors has introduced a line of 16 globally-inspired dual sauces and marinades including Argentine Style Chimchurri, Australian Style BBQ, Cuban Style Mojo, East Asian Style Thai, Pacific Fusion […]

Posted on April 17, 2007 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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