Archive for June, 2011

DEMAND FOR MASHGICHIM INCREASES

FROM KOSHER TODAY (JUNE 13) Demand for Mashgichim (Kosher Supervisors) Jobs Soar, Kashrus Agencies Say New York…by KT Staff Reporters…Kashrus agencies have had little problem in filling jobs for kosher supervision (mashgichim) despite the double-digit growth of kosher. They have many more applicants than job openings, which some described as a “very surprising development.” To […]

Posted on June 15, 2011 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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BLUEBERRY SORBET- MMMMMMM!

Blueberry Sorbet Recipe If you want your sorbet to last a while in the freezer, and not get too rock hard, you might want to add a tablespoon or two of corn syrup to the mix. Or you can add 2 tablespoons of kirsch or a berry or orange liqueur. Ingredients * 5 cups fresh […]

Posted on June 14, 2011 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Kosher Desserts, Kosher Recipes, Uncategorized

TWO GREAT LETTERS WE GOT

CTS of Cucamonga, CA. wrote and asked about Pyroligenous Acid. He wanted to know what it is. Simple, CTS, it is artificial smoke flavor. It needs hashgacha. TRR of NYC wanted to know if cocoa butter is always milchiqs. No, TRR, cocoa butter is always pareve! Just because it is called a butter doesn’t mean […]

Posted on June 13, 2011 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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A PLENTITUDE OF BLUEBERRIES

Excellent quality expected for 2011 New Jersey blueberry crop By Al Murray | June 08, 2011 TRENTON, NJ — A cold winter and a normal, wet spring have provided growing conditions that should result in a great crop of large, exceptional quality New Jersey blueberries. Industry experts are anticipating a high-quality crop of New Jersey […]

Posted on June 10, 2011 at 5:32 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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IF IT QUACKS LIKE A DUCK………..

It seems like a life-time ago when pareve margarine was introduced to the marketplace. Just like that, every kosher caterer had pats of kosher, pareve margarine to serve. Similarly, when the pareve, ersatz milk came along, the caterers were quick to jump on that, too. We remember being at a very, very swanky wedding held […]

Posted on June 7, 2011 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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OU KOSHER FLAX MILK- PAREVE

NATION’S FIRST FLAXMILK – FLYING OFF OF THE SHELVES! Launched on April 11th, Omega 3’s & Calcium – Never Tasted So Good Goodrich, ND –– Flax USA launched the first and only Flaxmilk, all natural dairy free beverage, now available at your local Wal- Mart and 2499 additional Wal-Marts across the country! Research suggests that […]

Posted on June 6, 2011 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Health, Kosher New Products, Uncategorized

NAZIS ASK FOR KOSHER FOOD!!! ONLY IN AMERICA!

FROM KOSHER TODAY, MAY 31, 2011 BREAKING NEWS: Nation’s Prisons Face Soaring Demand for Kosher Food; Estimate at $40 Million Seattle, WA — by T. Cohn, KT Features Editor…Can one celebrate freedom behind bars? Ask the hundreds of kosher consuming prisoners who partook in seders this past Passover holiday. Indeed, the Jewish prisoner population in […]

Posted on June 3, 2011 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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A REALLY WEIRD RECIPE- SAUER KRAUT BROWNIES

This is a real recipe. Anyone got the guts to try it??? Sauerkraut Brownies ¾ cup salted butter 3 eggs 1 cup sugar ½ cup flour, plus 2 tablespoons flour ½ cup unsweetened cocoa powder 2 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder 2 cups Sauerkraut 1 cup water ½ cup chopped walnuts or pecans ½ cup chocolate […]

Posted on June 2, 2011 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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BRAISED FLANKEN WITH ROOT VEGETABLE RAGOUT

FROM EPICURIOUS.COM Braised Beef Short Ribs with Root Vegetable Ragoût Braised Beef Short Ribs with Root Vegetable Ragoût main ingredients Red Wine, Vegetable, Thyme, Beef more resources yield: Serves 4 Ingredients * 1 small onion * 1 medium carrot * 1/4 cup plus 1 tablespoon vegetable oil * 1 cup dry red wine * 3 […]

Posted on June 1, 2011 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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