Archive for May, 2010

TALIA STEAK HOUSE OPEN AFTER SHABBAT FOR 24 HOURS

Dine @ Talia’s 24 Hours on Saturday Nights (Ed note- this has to be one of the all time best press releases we have ever seen. Gotta love this one!!) Open 24 Hours on Saturday Nights To accommodate our customers, Talia’s will now be open 24 hours! Starting one hour after Shabbat through Sunday night, […]

Posted on May 31, 2010 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Kosher Restaurants News, Uncategorized

MINTED WATERMELON POPSICLES- GREAT FOR YOUR KOSHER BBQ!

MINTED WATERMELON POPSICLES 1 1/2 pounds seedless watermelon without the rind, cut into 1 inch cubes. (about 4 cups) 2 Tablespoons sugar 1/4 cup minced mint leaves 2 teaspoons grated lemon zest a pinch of salt In a blender, puree the watermelon with the sugar until smooth. Stir in the mint, grated lemon zest and […]

Posted on May 28, 2010 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Kosher Desserts, Kosher Recipes, Uncategorized

TURTLE MOUNTAIN SO DELICIOUS COCONUT WATER SORBET

This new product is organic certified and kosher certified. The kosher certification is by the Heart K. Flavors: Hibiscus, Lemonade, Mango and Raspberry. Even the container is recyclable cardboard! The product is made with potassium rich organic coconut, sweetened with organic fruit juice concentrate. It contains no fat, no cholesterol, no dairy products and is […]

Posted on May 27, 2010 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Kosher New Products, Uncategorized

ISRAELIS AND BURGER KING

FROM KOSHER TODAY, MAY 24, 2010 US Food Chains Ignore Americans; Sources Say Tel Aviv…The closure of the Burger King franchise in Israel left many Americans living in Israel wondering if the chain did its marketing homework. Burger King joined Starbucks, Dunkin’ Donuts and Wendy’s as failed franchises in Israel. The reason given for the […]

Posted on May 26, 2010 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Kosher Restaurants News, Uncategorized

A BRAND NEW LAW RE EATING DAIRY ON SHAVUOT???

On Shabbat, some of us were sitting around and the discussion turned to the custom of eating dairy on Shavuot. One person insisted that we should only eat dairy on Shavuot. Another said, it was only a custom and not halacha (Jewish law). One person said that he eats dairy right after shul and then, […]

Posted on May 25, 2010 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Holidays, Uncategorized

KOSHER BBQ RECIPE FOR MEMORIAL DAY

CUMIN SPICED BURGER WITH HARISSA MAYO 3 pounds chopped meat (chuck is best) Kosher salt freshly ground pepper 1/4 cup plus two teaspoons of harissa 2 1/2 teaspoons of ground cumin 2 teaspoons garlic powder 1 teaspoon dried thyme 1 red onion sliced 1/4 inch thick 1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil 1 cup mayo […]

Posted on May 24, 2010 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Kosher Recipes, Uncategorized

NEW KOSHER BEVERAGE- FIZZICAL FRUIT

Fizzical Fruit is out in stores now! Fizzical FruitTM has finally simplified soda: sparkling water, lightly flavored with a refreshing splash of real physical fruit. When we say Blood Orange, you get only Blood Orange, not filler juices (like apple or pear) and no added sweeteners. You can now enjoy a bubbly drink without the […]

Posted on May 21, 2010 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Kosher New Products, Uncategorized

KOSHER FETTUCCINE WITH SWEET ONION AND MINT FOR SHAVUOT

Fettuccine With Sweet Onion and Mint by Meghan Pembleton The Arizona Republic 12 ounces dry fettuccine 1 medium sweet onion 1 handful fresh mint leaves 1 lemon 1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil Cook pasta according to package directions. Meanwhile, peel and chop onion, chop mint and grate zest and squeeze juice from lemon . Drain […]

Posted on May 18, 2010 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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KOSHER ISRAELI FONDUE RECIPE

Avocado is an unusual ingredient in this fondue with smetana and Edam cheeses. Fondue is an impressive dish, yet incredibly easy to make. You must try it. If you do not have access to smetana cheese, you may substitute thick sour cream. Prep Time: 15 minutes Cook Time: 20 minutes Total Time: 35 minutes Ingredients: […]

Posted on May 17, 2010 at 12:03 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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THE END OF HAVING IT YOUR (KOSHER) WAY??

Here’s a Whopper: Burger King leaving Israel May 11, 2010 JERUSALEM (JTA) — Burger King will shut down its Israel stores this summer. The 55 Burger King fast food restaurants will be renovated and reopened as Israeli Burger Ranch restaurants, the Israeli business daily Globes reported. Orgad Holdings, the company that owns franchise rights to […]

Posted on May 14, 2010 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Kosher Alert, Uncategorized