Archive for December, 2010

KOSHER KEEPERS.COM

You might find this useful and helpful: KOSHER KEEPERS * Buy Online o 36 Container Assortment o 9 Container Assortment o 36 Container Gift Pack o 6 Container Assortment Bulk Packs Available at Costco 1227 Union Street P.O. Box 548 West Springfield, MA 01090 413.426.6711 debra@kosherkeepers.com kosher keepers are available in 8, 16, 32 and […]

Posted on December 31, 2010 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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DIET SNAPPLE ON ICE

This item may have been out there for a while, but we only just discovered it! We just had to buy it! So we did. What a great treat! The box comes with three flavors: Kiwi Strawberry, Orangeade and Pink Lemonade. Below are the ingredients. Some of them really register high on the weirdosity scale, […]

Posted on December 30, 2010 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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HOLY COW! KOSHER BEEF JERKY

Here is what the company says about itself: The Story of America’s Favorite Kosher Beef Jerky That’s right, you’ve asked for it and it’s finally here. Not only is Holy Cow! Kosher beef jerky made from the best all natural ingredients, but it is also glatt kosher and USDA certified. One taste and you’ll say, […]

Posted on December 29, 2010 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Kosher New Products, Kosher News, Uncategorized

NEW FEDERAL RULES FOR HUMANE ANIMAL HANDLING

FSIS unveils humane handling enforcement measures By Lisa M. Keefe • Meatingplace.com The USDA’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced several measures to better enforce humane handling laws for cattle slaughtered at FSIS-inspected facilities. Among the new measures the agency announced are: • Inspection personnel are instructed to condemn and promptly euthanize all non-ambulatory […]

Posted on December 28, 2010 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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THE WORST IN TREFE AND SOME KOSHER, TOO

PHIL LEMPERT, SUPERMARKET GURU,HAS LISTED HIS WORST PRODUCT LIST. WE THOUGHT YOU MIGHT FIND IT INTERESTING TO SEE WHAT GOES ON OUT THERE IN THE WIDE WORLD OF TREFE! December 23, 2010 With more than 17,000 new food products introduced to consumers annually, Phil announced his top 10 new product Hits and Misses of 2010. […]

Posted on December 27, 2010 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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THE BEST SWEET ITALIAN KOSHER SAUSAGE- EVER!

We recently tried a new sausage. Jack’s Gourmet Delicious and Kosher makes a lot of sausage. They have lots of different kinds of sausage. We bought one package each of almost every style they make. Last night we tried the Sweet Italian Sausage. What can we say? It is a Kosher Nexus Five Fork Award […]

Posted on December 24, 2010 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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HEALTHY EATING TIPS

THIS ARTICLE IS FROM PHIL LEMPERT- SUPERMARKET GURU. ALTHOUGH IT IS FOR THE “HOLIDAY SEASON,” WE THINK HIS ADVICE IS WORTH NOTING. Healthy Holiday Tips December 22, 2010 How to stay in line with your holiday healthy eating plan – here are a few of the SupermarketGuru’s trustworthy tips: Try not to get seduced by […]

Posted on December 23, 2010 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Health, Uncategorized

SPUDS SPUDS AND MORE SPUDS

FROM PHIL LEMPERT, SUPERMARKET GURU: Splendid spuds? Yes were talkin’ Yukon gold, russet, fingerling, long white, red, yellow, Nordland and more! Potatoes were the main staple of indigenous populations in the Andean region of South America for centuries. The Spanish conquistadors brought potatoes with them back to Europe, along with tons of gold and silver. […]

Posted on December 21, 2010 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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SWEET AND SOUR RED CABBAGE

A friend made this for us and we had to have the recipe! Sweet and Sour Red Cabbage Recipe Ingredients * 1/4 cup (1/2 stick) pareve margarine * 1 2-pound red cabbage, thinly sliced (about 12 cups) * 6 Tbsp sugar * 2/3 cup balsamic vinegar Method Melt the margarine in a large pot over […]

Posted on December 20, 2010 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Kosher Recipes, Uncategorized

MORE ABOUT THE RCBC AND KOSHER POLITICS

In yesterday’s article, there was a statement that we found most revealing: “An e-mail from the RCBC circulated among Orthodox synagogues early last month, however, warned that even under OK supervision, Ima did not satisfy RCBC standards. “While the OK standards are generally reliable, we regret to say that in this particular instance, its hashgacha […]

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