Archive for November, 2008

Exceptional Baked Goods

At the kosher show, we ran into the good folks from exceptional brownie/koshercarepackages.com. These lovely ladies supply some of the absolutely bestest baked goods on planet Earth! We already told you about their honey cake (a Kosher Nexus Five Fork winner), and we already urged you to try the hand made Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cake. […]

Posted on November 27, 2008 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Kosher New Products, Kosher News, Uncategorized

EGGS AND TYPE 2 DIABETES

November 22/London/Daily Mail — Eating just one egg every day can substantially raise the risk of developing diabetes, according to researchers. For those who already have type 2 diabetes — also known as adult onset diabetes — eating more than a couple of eggs a week can make the condition worse.American scientists reached the conclusions […]

Posted on November 26, 2008 at 12:09 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Health, Uncategorized

ORGANIC FISH????

From USA Today, last week………. There’s no such thing as organic fish –- yet The National Organic Standards Board, the arm of the Department of Agriculture that rules on what is and isn’t officially organic, is currently pondering whether there should be organic fish. And on Tuesday, as part of a three-day meeting looking at […]

Posted on November 25, 2008 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Kosher News, Uncategorized

SALLY WILLIAMS NOUGATS

It has been quite some time since we last visited the Sally Williams booth at any food show. Recently, we stopped by to see what’s new and how the company is doing. The company is doing well, we are pleased to say. And their products just get better and better all the time. This OU […]

Posted on November 24, 2008 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Kosher New Products, Uncategorized

GREENHOUSE GROWN FROZEN VEGGIES

But are they kosher, you ask? How about they have 3- count ’em three- hashgachot. There must be one that you find acceptable!! These veggies need no additional checking- guaranteed! Plus, some of them are kosher for Passover. From Eden comes: All whole lot of broccoli choices, mixed blends, cauliflower choices, zucchini choices, brussel sprouts, […]

Posted on November 21, 2008 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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COOKIE CUTIES

This company makes cookies on a stick. Cookies come in four inch and five inch size. Certification is by the cRc, and the cookies are pareve. These can best be described as novelty cookies. They are perfect for affairs, meetings, give aways, holidays, parties, etc. Cookie Cuties are made by Zelda’s Sweet Shop. You can […]

Posted on November 20, 2008 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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NEW FROM EMPIRE

Empire announces a new product: Chicken Breast Nuggets. What’s new about that, you ask? Well, these are made with 100% chicken breast meat, not ground chicken pieces or parts. No skin. No fillers. The outside is a tasty and crispy coating. The inside is juicy chicken. They are fully cooked- all you have to do […]

Posted on November 19, 2008 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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BREAKING NEWS FROM EMPIRE CHICKEN…….

HERE AT THE KOSHER NEXUS, WHEN KOSHER NEWS BREAKS, WE FIX IT!!! Empire Kosher Poultry, a major producer in Pennsylvania, announced it would be increasing chicken production by 50 percent. The increase will go into effect next week, as will a 10 percent reduction in the price of boneless chicken breasts. “Empire is proud to […]

Posted on November 18, 2008 at 12:15 pm by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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GREAT PIES

From EDEN comes some really great pies. Supervision is by both the Nirater Rav and by the Star-K. The pies are pareve. Check out these flavors: Apple Pie, Blueberry Pie, Cherry Pie, Pumpkin Pie, Peach Pie, Lemon Meringue,Chocolate Meringue, Coconut Meringue and Strawberry Rhubarb Pie. In the no added sugar, reduced fat category, they offer […]

Posted on November 18, 2008 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Kosher Desserts, Kosher New Products, Uncategorized

STUFFED ACORN SQUASH

Once again, from the UTJ’s Southern test kitchen, Chef Andrea Herrera presents another recipe suitable for Turkey day or any other day for that matter! Stuffed Acorn Squash: 2 acorn squash 2 carrots, grated 1 can (8 oz.) crushed pineapple 2 tbsp. dried white raisins 1/4 tsp. ginger Directions Cut squash in half; scoop out […]

Posted on November 17, 2008 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Kosher Recipes, Uncategorized