Archive for March, 2009

FRIED GEFILTE FISH

We saw this recipe in an article we read, and it intrigued us. We are not sure if we would actually make it, but, hey, why not? We ate tonsils in Israel- what could be so bad about fried gefilte fish???? Fried Gefilte Fish Makes 10-12 patties 1½ pounds ground fish (such as carp, pike, […]

Posted on March 17, 2009 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Passover, Uncategorized

PASSOVER TAKE OUT FROM NORMAN’S IN J’TOWN

Robin Blank, formerly the Norman of Norman’s Steak and Burger is still in the food business. Here is her take out menu for Pesach: Norman ‘s Pesach Take Out Menu Soup Chicken soup…just like your Bubbie used to make 70NIS per liter Meat soup…chunks of meat with potatoes & vegetables in a tomato base 70 […]

Posted on March 16, 2009 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Passover, Uncategorized

VIENNESE CHOCOLATE TORTE (For Pesach)

From the test kitchen of Chef Andrea…………. Viennese Chocolate Torte The cake is very rich. A small piece goes a long way. 10 eggs, separated 10 heaping Tablespoons sugar (about 1 cup) 8 ounces walnuts, finely ground 2-1/2 Tablespoons matzoh meal 6 ounces melted semi-sweet chocolate Combine egg yolks and sugar. Add chocolate and beat […]

Posted on March 13, 2009 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Andrea's Corner, Uncategorized

PESACH APPLE CAKE

Apple Cake This is like a coffee cake and can be served as dessert or a snack. CAKE: .. 3 eggs .. 3/4 cup sugar .. 1/3 cup oil .. 3/4 cup cake meal .. 5 apples, peeled & sliced (Granny Smiths are best) TOPPING: .. 1/3 cup chopped walnuts .. 1/2 cup sugar .. […]

Posted on March 12, 2009 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Kosher Recipes, Passover, Uncategorized

BEER CAN CHICKEN ROASTER

It used to be that making beer can chicken (or Coca Cola chicken either for that matter) meant really long hours watching a bird cook on the grill. Well, not no more! Announcing the CHICKEN BEEROASTER. What is it? It is a deluxe, one piece pan with a tube up the middle. You pour Coke […]

Posted on March 11, 2009 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Kosher New Products, Uncategorized

THE KOSHUS NEXOR

Tragic News: Rabbi I. Shuden Pasken announced today that some very major, hugely important, big time, big deal, name brand Rabbonim in the Holy City of Brooklyn have ruled that we may not breathe the air outside. It seems that the air contains teensy, tiny organisms that look a lot like lobsters under 5 million […]

Posted on March 10, 2009 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Holidays, Uncategorized

IF IT WEREN’T SO SAD, IT WOULD BE FUNNY!

No, this is NOT Purim Torah. This is a real newspaper story. Read it and understand that some people just come from the really shallow end of the gene pool! Christian salt seller hopes to shake up market Feb 26, 2009 5:42 PM (9 days ago) By DAVID DISHNEAU, AP CRESAPTOWN, Md. (Map, News) – […]

Posted on March 9, 2009 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Kosher News, Uncategorized

BACK AT THE DAN PANORAMA

So there we were back at the Dan Panorama for a short, ten day visit. Long time readers of this blog know that we always stay at the Dan P. As always, we got a warm welcome from all of our friends on the staff there. As always, our stay there was wonderful. Our room […]

Posted on March 5, 2009 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Uncategorized

NEW PASSOVER PRODUCTS

Monday, March 2, 2009 This comes from Kosher Today: Manufacturers Betting on New Products to Drive Profits New York…by Eda Kram…Kosher food manufacturers are hoping that many of the new products that they are introducing will help drive sales this Passover (eve of April 8th through the 16th) despite the recession. According to kosher food […]

Posted on March 4, 2009 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Passover, Uncategorized

JUST TOO FUNNY

In proving yet again, that kashruth in the United States is in serious danger, we find the following in an article about the potential collapse of kashruth: “The U. S. Government INTERRED Shalom Rubashkin and is pursuing legal action against him. ………” We didn’t even know that the man had died. How sad. Oh, wait […]

Posted on March 3, 2009 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Uncategorized