Archive for September, 2009

BUT WILL IT BE KOSHER????

General Mills Unveils Wheaties Fuel – The New Breakfast of Champions The Evolution of the Iconic Breakfast Cereal Was Co-Created with Help from Champion Athletes Peyton Manning, Hunter Kemper, Kevin Garnett, Bryan Clay and Albert Pujols MINNEAPOLIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–After three months of consumer testing, Wheaties, “The Breakfast of Champions®,” announced today the evolution of its iconic […]

Posted on September 11, 2009 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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NYC RESTAURANT NEWS

FROM KOSHER NY QUICK BITES: After a Long Week Mr. Broadway Reopens After a week of being closed by the DOH, Mr. Broadway re-opened for business yesterday and already experienced a steady flow for lunch. A staple in the kosher midtown lunch options Mr. Broadway famous sandwiches are ready for the ordering. Schnitzel Express Opens […]

Posted on September 10, 2009 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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BRANDY APPLE CAKE TO DIE FOR

Readers of the Kosher Nexus blog and the Kosher Nexus newsletter know that we love every single one of the incredible baked goods that come from Exceptional Brownie. We have declared our eternal love for the owners and sworn fealty to them forever and ever! Last Rosh Hashanah we swooned over their honey cake. This […]

Posted on September 9, 2009 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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SECOND CLASS CITIZENS

All of us who keep kosher have had an occasion to attend a community affair, political affair, or something of that ilk, that is not kosher. As you sit there watching everyone eat their trefe meals, you wait for your kosher meal to arrive. Everyone else has had the obligatory fruit cup and the appetizer […]

Posted on September 8, 2009 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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DEEP FRIED BUTTER

WARNING! THIS STORY IS ABOUT TREFE, BUT IT WAS TOO GOOD NOT TO PRINT!!! FROM THE WORLD OF CRAZY TREFE FOOD PRODUCTS: Move over, Twinkies: Deep-fried butter is here Inventor of fried Coke and fried cookie dough is ‘back with a vengeance’ State Fair of Texas Abel Gonzales Jr. says his deep-fried butter invention tastes […]

Posted on September 7, 2009 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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CHAPEAU NOIR PROTEST AGAINST ISRAEL

Manhattan, Thursday, Sept 3, 2009 We had the misfortune of having to drive in Manhattan yesterday evening and what did we see? Tens of cars festooned with rabidly anti Israel posters and probably several dozen black hatted men walking carrying posters with the same anti Israel diatribe. Of course, they were protesting the existence of […]

Posted on September 4, 2009 at 3:43 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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ISRAEL TO EXPORT MORE CHICKEN PRODUCTS TO USA

FROM KOSHER TODAY (AUG. 31) US Approved Israeli Poultry to Expand Sales in US Kosher Market New York…An already crowded kosher poultry market in the US may soon be even more crowded as representatives of the Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) of the US Department of Agriculture approved chicken farmers, slaughterhouses and chicken food […]

Posted on September 3, 2009 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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IN TIME FOR YOM TOV- NEW WINES FROM KEDEM

FROM KOSHER TODAY (AUG. 31) Bayonne, NJ…Rosh Hashanah and Passover are the two key holiday seasons where kosher consumers anxiously anticipate new wines from around the world. Shlomo Blashka of the Royal Wine Company (Kedem) released the company’s top 10 choices for the New Year that begins on the eve of September 18th. The list […]

Posted on September 2, 2009 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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MORE CONSUMERS REQUEST YASHAN

FROM KOSHER TODAY (AUG 31, 2009) More Kosher Consumers Request “Yoshon” Teaneck, NJ…Kosher caterers in many parts of the New York Metropolitan area have become accustomed to demands for “Yoshon,” grain that has taken root before the second day of Passover. Many supermarkets flag the Yoshon feature on baked goods and other products made with […]

Posted on September 1, 2009 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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