Archive for October, 2007

TOP SECRET RECIPES

We found a web site that is truly da bomb!! It is called Top Secret Recipes. Chef Todd Wilbur clones restaurant menu items so that you can cook them at home. THIS IS NOT A KOSHER WEB SITE. HOWEVER, an incredible number of the recipes can easily be made in a kosher kitchen. Some require […]

Posted on October 16, 2007 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Kosher Recipes, Uncategorized

NEW SUDS DEAL

Coors, Miller Brew Up Partnership OCTOBER 12, 2007 — The makers of Coors and Miller Lite plan to combine their U.S. brewing operations in an effort to compete better against industry leader Anheuser-Busch, reports the Associated Press. The joint venture announced Tuesday will be known as MillerCoors and will have responsibility for selling brands including […]

Posted on October 15, 2007 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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CAPPUCCINO TRUFFLE

This truffle drink is no trifle! 2 Tablespoons of heavy cream 2 tablespoons of cocoa powder 1 shot (50ml) brewed coffee About one cup of frothed milk Mix the cream with the cocoa and slowly coat the sides of the glass with the mixture. Use a gentle rotating or swirling motion to do this. Pour […]

Posted on October 11, 2007 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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NEW MENU AT ABIGAEL'S (NYC)

Dinner Menu Appetizers Wild Mushroom Polenta slow simmered soft polenta, topped with sautéed wild mushrooms, and fresh herbs, drizzled with black truffle oil Beef Tamale with Red Chile Sauce slow cooked with Southwestern corn masa, wrapped within a steamed corn husk; served with black bean-corn salsa and lightly spiced red chile Guacamole a Mexican classic; […]

Posted on October 10, 2007 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Kosher Restaurants, Uncategorized

GO GONZO WITH PETROLEUM JELLY

This list appeared on AOL on Sunday, Oct. 7th. We thought it was worth repeating here. Twentytwo uses for Vaseline………… Water Rings on Wood Furniture: Rub petroleum into damaged area with your fingers and let stand for a few hours or if possible overnight. In the morning remove excess jelly with a paper towel and […]

Posted on October 9, 2007 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Health, Uncategorized

A GAZILLION KOSHER SYMBOLS

Well, ok, not a gazillion. But close to a thousand is a real number! Kashrus Magazine just published its annual list of kosher symbols. This year, they published it in a separate volume- a real nice touch. The book is a wonderful resource. It is also very helpful: it tells you which rabbis/v’adim are Conservative […]

Posted on October 8, 2007 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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ENERGY DRINKS: THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE TREFE

With thanks to Rabbi Eidlitz on the West Coast: The following energy drinks are Kosher: · Cobra Energy Drink (with OU only) · Full Throttle – all beverages · Tab Energy Drink · Vault (from Coke) – Regular and Vault Zero · Impulse Energy drink (with O/U) · Snapple Energy drink (O/K) · Red Bull […]

Posted on October 3, 2007 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Kosher Alert, Uncategorized

FRUITY PASTA SALAD

RECIPE: PASTA SALAD WITH FRUIT *~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~* INGREDIENTS: 8 ounces shell macaroni, uncooked 8 ounces plain lowfat yogurt 1/4 can frozen orange juice concentrate, thawed 15 ounce canned mandarin oranges, drained 1 cup red seedless grapes 1 cup seedless white grapes 1 cored, diced red apple 1/2 cup celery, sliced 1/2 cup walnut halves lettuce, for […]

Posted on October 2, 2007 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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TEL AVIV CHICKEN

We have no clue as to why this is called Tel Aviv chicken other than the fact that it contains chicken! 1 2.5-3 lbs chicken, cut in serving size pieces 1 cup tomato sauce with mushrooms (no salt added) 1 cup chopped onions 1 cup sliced mushrooms 1/4 cup chicken broth or water 2 Tbsp […]

Posted on October 1, 2007 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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