Archive for November, 2010

CIDERS AND CHIPS

DVASH Foods presents some good drinks and snacks: Try their Peach Cider, Apple Cider, Old Fashioned Peach Cider and Fuji Apple Cider. These come on the MA NOIM label. We tried the peach and it was peachy keen! The drinks are OU certified. On the Dvash label, they offer Kettle Chips: Original Salted, Reduced Fat […]

Posted on November 30, 2010 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Kosher New Products, Uncategorized

ORANGE GLAZED CHICKEN WINGS

This is a great football season food- or any other time, for that matter! 1 Cup fresh orange juice (from about two oranges) 2 Tablespoons grated orange zest (probably three oranges worth) 6 Minced cloves of garlic 1/4 Cup soy sauce 1 Tablespoon brown sugar 1 1/2 Teaspoons salt 1/2 Teaspoon freshly ground black pepper […]

Posted on November 29, 2010 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Kosher Recipes, Uncategorized

EAT VEGGIES- LIVE LONGER!

Eat Your Fruits & Veggies for Longer Life Antioxidant alpha-carotene seems tied to lowered death risk, researchers find By Alan Mozes HealthDay Reporter MONDAY, Nov. 22 (HealthDay News) — Consuming high amounts of beta-carotene’s less well-known antioxidant cousin, alpha-carotene, in fruits and vegetables can lower the risk of dying from all causes, including heart disease […]

Posted on November 26, 2010 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Health, Uncategorized

THANKSGIVING

One of the great things about Thanksgiving is, if your family is religiously observant, it is one of the few “holiday” times when you can all get together. And you can even drive to get there!! We grew up in New England. They take Thanksgiving very seriously there. People go to church and synagogue for […]

Posted on November 25, 2010 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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ZELDA IS BACK WITH MORE!!

OMG! Zelda does Pesach, too! Mama put the coins on my eyes for I have surely died and gone to heaven!!! Check out these Star-K and cRc certified, pareve, pat yisrael goodies: Orange Chiffon Cake Chocolate Walnut Mandel Breit Cinnamon Almond Mandel Breit Chocolate Dipped Vanilla Meringues Vanilla or Chocolate Meringues Assorted Bakery Cookies Chocolate […]

Posted on November 24, 2010 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Holidays, Kosher Desserts, Kosher New Products, Passover, Uncategorized

CHOCOLATE DIPPED JELLY BELLY- OMG!!

Jelly Belly Intros Jelly Bean Chocolate Dips Dark Chocolate-Covered Jelly Belly Jelly Beans FAIRFIELD, CALIF. —Five flavors of Jelly Belly® beans drenched in rich, dark chocolate is the latest creative release from Jelly Belly Candy Company. The new Jelly Belly Jelly Bean Chocolate Dips™ are the much anticipated marriage of America’s favorite jelly bean with […]

Posted on November 23, 2010 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Kosher Desserts, Kosher New Products, Uncategorized

TIMES CHANGE- KASHRUTH LAWS REMAIN

Times have changed, not kashrut laws By JENNIFER M. MACLEOD Thursday, 11 November 2010 TORONTO — A deepening sense within the Jewish community that kashrut is tougher now than it was a century ago may in part be fueled by mistrust of kashrut organizations, and not a result of kashrut laws themselves. “When they tell […]

Posted on November 22, 2010 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Kosher News, Uncategorized

TIME TO STOCK UP ON BEANS!

FROM THE SUPERMARKET GURU: Legumes: Healthy, Inexpensive Proteins American consumers are bracing for more price hikes of their grocery items, as beef, pork, turkey, milk, coffee and sugar prices have all increased in the past few months – and more higher prices are on the way! Supermarketguru.com predicted these price increases since last spring. Now, […]

Posted on November 19, 2010 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Health, Uncategorized

STARBUCKS TO SELL COFFEE MACHINES AND PODS

Starbucks to sell coffee machines, capsules in U.S. By Dow Jones Newswires Starbucks Corp. plans to launch coffee machines in the U.S. to ensure growth in the consumer packaged goods market. The Seattle-based coffee chain is looking to expand its presence in the U.S. consumer packaged goods arena and will sell single-service coffee machines and […]

Posted on November 18, 2010 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Kosher New Products, Uncategorized

IT’S OFFICIAL- WE LIVE IN A MAD, MAD, MAD, MAD WORLD

We saw an ad for a “new” hotel up in the Kosher Alps, ie, the Catskills. Apparently the old Fallsview is now Honor’s Haven Resort and Spa. So far so good. We looked to see under whose hashgacha they are. We could not find any sign of it being a kosher hotel. And then we […]

Posted on November 17, 2010 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Kosher Alert, Kosher News, Uncategorized