Archive for September, 2008

KETIVA V’CHATIMA TOVA

As we always do, let us take the time to wish you all a shana tova. Tizku l’shanim rabot, tobot v’ne’imot. May we be graced with a year of brachot. Here at the Kosher Nexus, we will be off for a few days. Uh, in fact, we will be off more days than on throughout […]

Posted on September 29, 2008 at 12:03 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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ORTHODOX VERSION OF HECHSHER TZEDEK

The following is from the JTA (Sept 24) Orthodox rabbis launch business ethics task force Published: 09/24/2008 An Orthodox rabbinical group is formulating a guide to ethical business practices with an eye on the kosher industry. The Rabbinical Council of America announced Wednesday that the task force, chaired by Jewish business ethics authority Rabbi Asher […]

Posted on September 26, 2008 at 12:06 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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JEWS WHO DISGRACE THE NAME

FROM FAILED MESSIAH BLOG: American Religious Leader Praises Ahmadinejad: Iran’s President A “Deeply Religious Man” Who Seeks Peace Who said this? “It has been our honor and privilege to meet with President Ahmadinejad … we have found the Iranian President to be a deeply religious man, dedicated to a peaceful world, based on mutual respect, […]

Posted on September 24, 2008 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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OH IT’S BEER, BEER, BEER THAT MAKES YOU WANT TO CHEER

ST. LOUIS — Beer drinkers around the world have long appreciated Budweiser’s quality and heritage. Now fans of “The Great American Lager” are invited to discover the newest member of the Budweiser family – Budweiser American Ale. Today Budweiser American Ale makes its nationwide debut on draught. On Sept. 29, it debuts in 12-ounce six-packs […]

Posted on September 23, 2008 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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NORMAN’S RETURNS FOR YOM TOV!

Shalom to all of Norman’s customers and friends. Preparing meals for Rosh Hashana and Succoth is not an easy time in the kitchen. Relax……Norman’s has a special take away menu so that you can enjoy the chagim and avoid the grind. Fresh food at unbeatable prices. Our “famous” chef from Norman’s will be doing all […]

Posted on September 22, 2008 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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CARROT KUGEL FOR ROSH HASHANAH

This carrot kugel tastes like carrot cake. Because it is so simple to prepare, it will add to your holiday meal without adding to your holiday workload. Prep Time: 15 minutes Cook Time: 1 hour Ingredients: * 2 cups grated carrots * 3 tablespoons orange juice * 1 cup margarine, softened * 1/2 cup brown […]

Posted on September 19, 2008 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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THE WILLING BLIND

On Tuesday of this week, we were in attendance for the New York City Police Department’s annual pre-Rosh Hashanah briefing. Hundreds of Jews attend- mostly to glom down the free and very tasty kosher bagels, spreads and pastries, including chocolate ruggies to die for. Prior to the start of the festivities, a major source of […]

Posted on September 18, 2008 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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DIRE PREDICTIONS OF MEAT SHORTAGES

Lately, every other article we read seems to be about the crisis of a looming meat shortage before Rosh Hashanah. We were in one butcher store famous for its already high prices the other day. There was no shortage of meat. On the other hand, prices were obscene. We were stunned at the prices and […]

Posted on September 17, 2008 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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PEACH COLE SLAW

This is one of our yom tov faves. It really leaves people raving! Cabbage and Peach Slaw Ingredients DRESSING 1/8 ts Pepper 2 tb Light mayonnaise SLAW 1 tb Cider vinegar 1 bag of cole slaw mix (cabbage and carrots, etc) 2 ts Dijon mustard 1 lg Peach, diced 1/4 ts Salt Instructions for Cabbage […]

Posted on September 16, 2008 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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THE TRUTH SHALL SET YOU FREE

You have to admire Rabbi Lipshutz (see our immediate past posting). He lets neither truth or fact get in the way of his diatribe. Like so many others who schrei gevald, the rabbi would have us believe that the attack on Agriprocessors is an attack on the very essence of Kashruth. Nothing could be further […]

Posted on September 15, 2008 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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