Archive for December, 2008

KOSHER BACON SALT!

Whoda thunk it?? A certified kosher and vegetarian salt that allows you to make your food taste like its got chazer in it! Certified by the Kof-K no less! Before we tell you about the product, here is what the company itself says about its kosher supervision: “Yes, there are rabbis out there with enough […]

Posted on December 16, 2008 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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NEW FLAVORS FROM STASH TEA

Today boys and girls, we begin with an explanation of what Oolong tea is: Oolong Tea is generally referred to as “semi-fermented” or partially oxidized tea. It principally comes from China and Taiwan (often called Formosa, its former Dutch name). To create oolong tea, the leaves are wilted in direct sunlight and then shaken in […]

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

Alyssa Kaplan over at www.koshergourmetmart@gmail.com tells us that she will soon be offering products from the Pantainorasingh Company. The products are all authentically Thai and are OU certified. Ms. Kaplan will be offering: sweet chili sauce for chicken sweet chili sauce sweetened chili sauce for spring roll plum sauce sweet plum sauce plum chili sauce […]

Posted on December 12, 2008 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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KOSHER TOOTHPASTE SHAM

Back on Dec 4, 20008 we ran an article about the bogus claims of a certain toothpaste company which has now secured the hashgacha of the OU. On Dec 8, 2008, KOSHER TODAY essentially ran (in truth: so did we) the press release issued by the toothpaste company. Here is the paragraph as it appeared […]

Posted on December 10, 2008 at 12:15 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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NEW FROM KOSHER CARE PACKAGES

Kosher Care Packages Chanukah Specials see coupon at bottom of page for savings Great Gift Ideas for Chanukah! KCP Chanukah College Care Package (US only) Our College Care Package has everything from the gelt to the latkes for your college student to celebrate the Festival of Lights away from home. Chanukah candle blessings are included. […]

Posted on December 9, 2008 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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YET ANOTHER RUBASHKIN HORROR STORY

The following story is an excerpt from an article that appeared in the Village Voice on Dec. 3, 2008. The author is Elizabeth Dwoskin. Until three years ago, Miriam Shear and her husband were philanthropists who had given hundreds of thousands of dollars to Jewish charities, supporting schools in Boca Raton, Florida, Memphis, and Louisville. […]

Posted on December 8, 2008 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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WHAT MAKES AVI SHAFRAN SCARED? THE TRUTH!

The following comes from Kosher Today (Monday, Dec 1): Leaders of the major Orthodox Jewish organizations pledged to work together “to do everything in their power to protect schechita (kosher slaughter) in the U.S.,” at a special session on Friday of the 86th National Convention of Agudath Israel of America. Avi Shafran, the director of […]

Posted on December 5, 2008 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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KOSHER TOOTHPASTE- PUHLEEZE!

So we saw an exhibit at the kosher food show for AMERICAN LION brand, OU certified tooth paste. Their tag line is: Is your toothpaste kosher? Ours is! Because millions of American consumers care about kashrus. Here we go again, another attempt to make us buy a certified product where no certification is needed. Tooth […]

Posted on December 4, 2008 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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BAGEL O’s

Here is a most interesting new treat. It is called Bagel O’s. What is a Bagel O? Take a poppy seed bagel, stuff it with salmon cream cheese, or take a sesame seed bagel and stuff it with classic cream cheese, or take a golden flax seed bagel and stuff it with blueberry cream cheese […]

Posted on December 3, 2008 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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ITALIAN GRILLED CHICKEN

This recipe is courtesy of Crisco Brand Olive oil. Non stick cooking spray 3 tablespoons of olive oil 1 tablespoon of lemon juice 1 tablespoon of Italian seasoning 1 teaspoon of garlic salt1/4 teaspoon of ground black pepper 4 skinless cutlets Coat grill pan with non stick spray. Heat over medium heat. Combine olive oil, […]

Posted on December 2, 2008 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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