Archive for May, 2007

BUFFALO PRETZELS- YEAH!

Buffalo Pretzels – A New Way to Spice Up Game Day Very few snacks go over on game-day better than Buffalo wings or pretzels. Now sports fans (and snack fans in general) can enjoy the Buffalo taste just by opening a bag. The Snack Factory has combined these two party favorites into their Buffalo Wing […]

Posted on May 31, 2007 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Kosher New Products, Uncategorized

COFFEE CUTS GOUT RISK????

Coffee may cut risk of gout, study finds By Julie Steenhuysen CHICAGO (Reuters) – If men ever needed a reason to justify that extra cup of coffee, here it is: four or more cups of coffee a day appear to reduce the risk of gout, Canadian researchers said on Friday. Gout is a painful joint […]

Posted on May 30, 2007 at 12:07 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Health, Uncategorized

HEY, GET YOUR COLD BEER HERE!

By Roger Fillion, Rocky Mountain News May 23, 2007 Coors Brewing Co. is turning up the heat in its campaign to deliver cold beer to consumers who have a hankering for frosty brew. The nation’s No. 3 brewer has unveiled two products to give beer drinkers “cold, refreshing beer.” A “cold-activated bottle” has mountains on […]

Posted on May 29, 2007 at 12:03 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Kosher New Products, Uncategorized

TRY THE BLACK- YOU'LL NEVER GO BACK!!

Snapple Classic Black Teas Take a sip of Snapple Classic Black Teas for an authentic tea experience. The newest addition to the company’s good-for-you, ready-to-drink beverage line, the teas are naturally brewed and flavored with authentic black tea blends, real sugar and real honey to create a distinctive taste, the company reported. The lightly sweetened […]

Posted on May 28, 2007 at 12:07 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Kosher New Products, Uncategorized

AMAZING NEW FRUIT SPREADS

From Kosher Today, comes this press piece- New Fruit Spreads from Ameressen Gourmet By Eda Kram…Ameressen Foods will debut its highly anticipated line of Gourmet Fruit Spreads in various up-scale West Coast markets this month. The 9-year old company, whose four fruit spread flavors, Cherry/Vanilla, Peach /Almond, Raspberry/Cinnamon, and Strawberry/Pineapple embody the elegant style of […]

Posted on May 25, 2007 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Kosher New Products, Uncategorized

TAKE OUT FOOD FROM NORMAN'S IN J'LEM

Robin (the Norman of Norman’s) sent us her take out menu for Shavuot. It looks great to us. Were we in Jerusalem, we would buy our food there, for sure! NORMAN’S SHAVUOT TAKE- OUT MENU….052-2402883 Robin Soup Chicken soup…just like your Bubbie used to make 55 NIS per liter Meat soup.chunks of meat with potatoes […]

Posted on May 22, 2007 at 12:06 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Kosher Restaurants, Uncategorized

THOUSAND DOLLAR ICE CREAM SUNDAE

You think Kosher is expensive?? Check out this trefe delight: At Serendipity in New York City, you can rub shoulders with celebrities while enjoying gourmet burgers, chicken and fish. If you still have room for dessert, try the Grand Opulence Sundae. At $1,000, it is considered the most expensive ice cream treat in the world. […]

Posted on May 21, 2007 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Kosher Desserts, Uncategorized

Technorati

Well… I want to sign us up with the Technorati blogging community. It requires me to write a posting to that effect to prove that I am authorized to sign us up for this community. But it also asks me to provide a link to my profile on Technorati. I’m not sure exactly what that […]

Posted on May 18, 2007 at 8:22 am by · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Uncategorized

Back in the 70’s, the story was that Fresca was milchiqs. It wasn’t, but that didn’t stop a certain class of people from spreading that crazy rumor anyway. In truth, that was the first of what we now recognize as a long chain of misinformation. Here is the latest iteration of that sort of stuff. […]

Posted on May 17, 2007 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Uncategorized

YOU GOTTA LOVE THE LONDON BEIT DIN

This is a letter that was sent both by the London Beit Din and the United Synagogue of England (Orthodox). Straight and to the point. No chumras. Just halacha as it was meant to be. Too bad we will never see something like this here in the States…….. ANNOUNCEMENT FROM THE LONDON BETH DIN KASHRUT […]

Posted on May 16, 2007 at 12:06 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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