Archive for October, 2009

BROCCOLI AND GARLIC RIGATONI

Broccoli & Garlic Rigatoni Recipe Yield: 2 Servings Ingredients 1/3 pound Rigatoni noodles 1 cup Broccoli florets 2 tablespoons Parmesan cheese 2 teaspoons Olive oil 2 teaspoons Garlic, minced Freshly ground black pepper Preparation Fill a large pot 3/4 full with water and bring to a boil. Add the pasta and cook until tender, 10 […]

Posted on October 30, 2009 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Kosher Recipes, Uncategorized

SOMETIMES YOU JUST HAVE TO CALL IT PAYBACK!

As we entered the show floor at KosherFest, what did we see right in front of us? We’re talking a huge display immediately inside the door? Ok,ok, we’ll tell you: The Streits matzah company had a huge display. Gotta love it! Apparently the company is kosher enough for the food show. Of course, they now […]

Posted on October 29, 2009 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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KOSHERFEST AT SEACAUCUS

We hailed off to the Seacaucus Meadowlands Exposition Center for the 2009 iteration of KosherFest. The show was quite large this year, and featured an incredible array of products new and old. Some were premium, some were good, some were ok, and some would have been better off had they been left on the drawing […]

Posted on October 28, 2009 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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REALLY BIG NEWS ON THE UPPER WEST SIDE OF MANHATTAN

FROM NY KOSHER QUICK BITES: After exclusivey sharing the news that the Prime Grill Group was soon to be opening their newest restaurant on the UWS, our information email (info@kosher-ny.com) has received hundreds of emails asking for more information. Kosher-NY is happy to exclusively share the following with our dedicated users. The new restaurant, still […]

Posted on October 27, 2009 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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LACHMA BAJEEN

Even more than we love kibbeh, we really, really love lachma bajeen. We have been known to risk the wilds of Brooklyn to buy some in one of the (kosher) Syrian markets. Here is but one recipe we like: 2 1/2 dozen (change servings and units) Change to: dozen US Metric Close * * 1 […]

Posted on October 26, 2009 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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NEW CHOCOLATE BARS FROM MARS SNACKFOOD

The Country’s Largest Candy Company Unwraps Real Chocolate Items and New Consumer Promotions at National Trade Show LAS VEGAS (October 21, 2009) /PRNewswire/ — Mars Snackfood US announced today the addition of five delicious real chocolate treats to its permanent offering, including three previous limited edition candies that were brought back by consumer demand. All […]

Posted on October 23, 2009 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Kosher New Products, Uncategorized

KOSHERFEST AWARD WINNERS

AWARD WINNERS FROM KOSHERFEST October 21, 2009 The pre Kosherfest award winners have been announced in KOSHER TODAY (Oct. 19) SPECIAL PRE-KOSHERFEST EDITION: Exclusive List of Winners of the New Products Competition New Kosher Product Winners in Class of Their Own, Judges Assert; Asian Noodles Best New Product in Show New York…The brand is called […]

Posted on October 21, 2009 at 5:22 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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JELLY BELLY: CANNED DOG FOOD FLAVOR????

Jelly Belly Launches Gag Gift Candy Site FAIRFIELD, Calif., Oct. 14 /PRNewswire/ — Introducing gag gifts that will actually gag the recipient can be customized with your own message at MyBeanBoozled.com, a new site from Jelly Belly Candy Company. Personalized gifts of gruesome Jelly Belly® BeanBoozled® flavors will delight fans of the weird and wild […]

Posted on October 20, 2009 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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FOOD PRICES TO GO UP

FROM AOL FINANCIAL NEWS: The U.S. Department of Agriculture expects overall food prices to rise as much as 4 percent in the U.S. by the end of 2010. Yet, some economists think they could climb by as much as 5 percent. Even using the government’s more conservative numbers, the price for eggs is forecast to […]

Posted on October 19, 2009 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Uncategorized

DOES THIS BOTHER ANYONE ELSE???

Record-Breaking Halloween: Sales Reach $6 Billion Holiday Sales Un-Spooked by Recession According to IBISWorld Data LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Despite economic gloom casting a spell on consumer confidence this year, America’s darkest holiday is looking bright for retailers. According to industry research firm IBISWorld, Halloween sales are expected to reach a record-breaking $6 billion in 2009, up […]

Posted on October 16, 2009 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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