Archive for December, 2011

CRISPY BBQ ONIONS

Recipe Provided by the National Onion Association Crispy Barbecue Onions Ingredients 1 pound onions, red or yellow, cut into 1/8″ rings Hot oil in fryer Seasoned Flour: 3 cups flour 2 tablespoons salt 2 tablespoons sugar 2 tablespoons brown sugar 2 tablespoons chili powder 2 tablespoons ground cumin 2 tablespoons ground black pepper 4 tablespoons […]

Posted on December 30, 2011 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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BAKED PUMPKIN PENNE (DAIRY)

FROM JOY OF KOSHER Baked Pumpkin Penne Contributed by: Jamie Geller Times Prep time: 15 Cook time: 32 Ready time: 47 min Ingredients 1 (1-pound) box penne, cooked and drained well 1 (15-ounce) can pumpkin puree 3 cups shredded mozzarella, divided 1/4 cup heavy cream 2 tablespoons chopped fresh sage or 2 teaspoons dried 1 […]

Posted on December 29, 2011 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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CHOCOLATE DONUT HOT CHOCOLATE

Growing up, we lived outside the city limits, about three miles from the shul (a very long walk in the dead of winter), but only a short hop over the town line. Amazingly enough, where we lived was very rural- we had a farm behind our property. Between the farm and our property was a […]

Posted on December 28, 2011 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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HUGE KOSHER SECTION AT PATHMARK IN BERGENFIELD

PRESS RELEASE FROM THE A&P COMPANY Expanded “All Things Kosher” Selection Now Available at the Newly Renovated Bergenfield, New Jersey, Pathmark Store Certified Mashgiach on Staff to Oversee the Bakery and New Kosher Meat, Deli & Seafood Departments Bergenfield, N.J. – – The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. (A&P) today announced the completed […]

Posted on December 27, 2011 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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JACK’S GOURMET SAUSAGE

WE’VE SAID IT BEFORE AND WE SAY IT AGAIN- WE LOVE JACK’S GOURMET SAUSAGES! In the past, we have waxed eloquent about the Sweet Italian Sausage. We eat those puppies ALL the time. We like them any way we make them. And boiling the Brats in beer is also a big gustatory treat at our […]

Posted on December 26, 2011 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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CHOCOLATE DONUT HOT CHOCOLATE!

Chocolate Doughnut Hot Chocolate by J.M. Hirsch AP Food Editor Start to finish: 10 minutes Servings: 4 2 cups whole milk 1 glazed or sugar coated chocolate doughnut 1/2 cup semisweet chocolate chips Pinch salt In a blender, combine the milk and doughnut. Puree until very smooth. This could take a minute or longer. Transfer […]

Posted on December 25, 2011 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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BRUCE’S SWEET POTATO PANCAKE, BISCUIT AND MUFFIN MIX

We have never had a sweet potato biscuit before, but having tried this Star-D (NCYI and Star-K) mix for pancakes, we figure that biscuits should be great, too. We LOVED the pancakes! Ate way more than we should- they were that good! Here is what the company says about its product: You don’t have to […]

Posted on December 23, 2011 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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SWEET CORN LATKES FOR HANUKAH

HANUKAH SWEET CORN LATKES Chef Jeffrey Smedstad of Elote Cafe 2 cups grated Yukon gold potatoes 3 eggs, beaten 2 tablespoons flour 2 tablespoons cornmeal 1 teaspoon granulated onion 1 cup super-sweet dried corn 1½ teaspoons salt 1 teaspoon sugar 1 cup oil Wash, peel and shred potatoes in a box grater. Wrap in a […]

Posted on December 22, 2011 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Holidays, Kosher Recipes, Uncategorized

RECORD STRAWBERRY CROP IN FLORIDA!!!

PLANT CITY, Fla. — Cool nights and warms days are helping Florida open its strawberry season to a strong start. Doug Ohlemeier Florida growers in early and mid-December were harvesting strawberries like these near Plant City, Fla. Growers report the state’s strawberry season opening on a strong note. The Dover-based Florida Strawberry Growers Association reports […]

Posted on December 21, 2011 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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A HEART HEALTHY SUGAR COMING OUR WAY!

December 6/Melbourne, Australia/The University of Melbourne — Too much of sugar may be creating health problems for many, but a new type of sugar developed by a team of researchers in Australia seems to be what is needed to keep a human heart healthy, according to new research on cardiac failure. Scientists at the University […]

Posted on December 20, 2011 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Health, Uncategorized