Archive for January, 2010

VIOLET BAKERY TO GO NATIONAL VIA THE WEB

FROM KOSHER TODAY- MONDAY, JAN. 11, 2010 Freshly Baked Goods Go Cyber Flushing, NY… by Elie Appleson, Feature Editor…Several decades ago, every neighborhood had local milkmen who delivered milk, eggs, and other necessities right to their door. As grocery stores advanced, the convenience of having products delivered regularly seemed to have been lost… until now. […]

Posted on January 13, 2010 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Kosher Desserts, Uncategorized

CHICKEN PASTA SALAD

FROM A/Z CENTRAL 3 cups finely chopped cooked chicken breast 1/2 cup honey-mustard salad dressing 1/2 cup sweetened dried cranberries 2 cups fresh broccoli florets 2 cups grated fresh carrot 8 ounces cooked pasta shells Bring a large pot of water to a boil over high heat. Fill a large salad bowl with ice water. […]

Posted on January 12, 2010 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Kosher Recipes, Uncategorized

PEPSI THROWBACK- LIMITED TIME OFFER

by Nicki Gostin Old-time soda aficionados and those curious to try something new have reason to celebrate in the New Year. Pepsi will be distributing a limited edition of Throwback Pepsi and Throwback Mountain Dew. The Throwback contains real sugar instead of HFCS. HFCS stands for high fructose corn syrup–used to make all mainstream sodas […]

Posted on January 11, 2010 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Kosher New Products, Uncategorized

SALBA

What Is Salba? Salba is nature’s richest source of fiber and omega-3s, with dozens of vitamins and minerals, including: protein, calcium, magnesium, and heart-healthy antioxidants. The History of Salba Salba’s unique seeds come from a plant called Salvia hispanica. Hundreds of years ago, Aztec warriors would tie a bag of Salvia hispanica seeds to their […]

Posted on January 8, 2010 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Health, Kosher New Products, Uncategorized

KOSHER MICKEY D IN J TOWN

From the Jerusalem Post, Monday, Jan 4, 2010 It smells like a McDonald’s french fry, it tastes like a McDonald’s french fry, but if it’s from the McDonald’s at Jerusalem’s Central Bus Station, it won’t look like a McDonald’s french fry – at least the wrapping won’t. J’lem kosher McDonald’s opens Rabbinate backs down from […]

Posted on January 7, 2010 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Kosher Restaurants, Uncategorized

FRUIT AND NUT COUSCOUS SALAD

Fruit and Nut Couscous Salad Ingredients 1 tbsp. Grated orange peel 3 tbsp. Raisins 1/4 cup Chopped walnuts, lightly toasted 1/4 cup Finely chopped fresh parsley 1 Large orange 1 cup Uncooked Israeli Couscous 1 1/2 cups Orange juice 2 tbsp. Olive Oil 2 tsp. Fresh lemon juice 1 tbsp. Freshly grated ginger Directions 1. […]

Posted on January 6, 2010 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Kosher Recipes, Uncategorized

KASHRUTH ALERTS FROM THE STAR-K

Brunswick Sardines in Olive Oil – A consumer reported fi nding krill, a small crustacean similar in appearance to a small shrimp, in some cans of Brunswick Sardines in Olive Oil. The product code of the cans in question is 0215CB Best By Aug 2015. Sardines are a small herring and are a natural seafood […]

Posted on January 5, 2010 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Kosher Alert, Uncategorized

SONU WATER

At first we thought this was Jewish water- as in So, nu? Then we discovered that this is a new brand of OU certified water. Sonu water is organic and uses flavors from fruit grown without pesticides or chemical additives. Sonu is sweetened with natural, evaporated cane juice. As a result, you get only pure […]

Posted on January 4, 2010 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Health, Kosher New Products, Uncategorized