Archive for August, 2012

KOSHER SCHACH FOR YOUR SUKKAH

August 2012 STAR-K CERTIFIED SCHACH Some companies are claiming to sell Star-K certified Schach, however the only schach Star-K certified is the monofilament bamboo schach manufactured by National Sukkah Outlet and only when bearing the Star-K Letter of Kosher Certification. ************************** What kind of sauce do you put on schach? Should it be a lemon […]

Posted on August 31, 2012 at 12:03 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Holidays, Uncategorized

MOIST GARLIC ROASTED CHICKEN

FROM ALL RECIPES Ingredients 1 (4 pound) whole chicken salt and pepper to taste 1 large lemon, sliced 6 cloves garlic, sliced 6 sprigs thyme Directions Preheat oven to 325 degrees F (165 degrees C). Place a large sheet of parchment paper into the middle of a roasting tray. The parchment must be large enough […]

Posted on August 30, 2012 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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WAYS TO AVOID MOSQUITOES

FROM THE READY STORE With West Nile virus and mosquitoes being prominent in the news lately, we’ve had a lot of requests to talk about how to avoid the incessant insect. In order to help you stay safe and have an enjoyable outing on the patio, we’ve put together a list of ways to avoid […]

Posted on August 29, 2012 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Health, Uncategorized

FEDS SUE FLORIDA OVER KOSHER PRISON MEALS

FL Sued by Feds Over Kosher Prison Meals By Deanne Katz, Esq. on August 24, 2012 Florida’s prisons stopped serving kosher meals to inmates several years ago but now the federal government is taking notice. The state was sued in federal court over its decision to stop providing kosher meals to inmates in the general […]

Posted on August 28, 2012 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Kosher News, Uncategorized

KOSHER FOOD FOR ALLERGY SUFFERERS

We found a grrrreat blog. It is for people who keep kosher and who have allergies. It includes great recipes, tips for back to school, and much more. You MUST check out this web site: http://www.kosherfoodallergies.blogspot.com/

Posted on August 27, 2012 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Health, Kosher Recipes, Uncategorized

PINEAPPLE PASTRAMI BURGERS

Ingredients 2 pounds lean ground beef 1/2 cup prepared barbecue sauce 1 (8 ounce) can sliced pineapple 8 slices pastrami Directions Prepare grill for indirect cooking. In a large bowl, mix together hamburger meat and barbecue sauce. Season with salt and pepper. Shape mixture into 4 large patties. Place a slice of pineapple on top […]

Posted on August 24, 2012 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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HIGHER PRICES- WE TOLD YOU SO!

From Kosher Today (Aug 20, 2012) NEW YORK — Although many retailers are denying it, industry sources say that kosher consumers will definitely face price increases this holiday season. KosherToday last month broke the story of a possible shortage of poultry due to the sudden closure of the Mehadrin poultry plant (which included the Vineland […]

Posted on August 23, 2012 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Holidays, Uncategorized

BEET AND WATERMELON SALAD

With Labor Day not far off, it is time to think of great side dishes to serve at your BBQ. Here is one you probably would not have come up with on your own: 2 pounds of red beets 2 pounds of seedless watermelon 1 bunch of basil, carefully checked and cleaned 1/4 cup of […]

Posted on August 22, 2012 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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NEW SNACK FROM GUILTLESS GOURMET

All Natural No GMO Vegan Gluten-Free OU Pareve ” Today, we need to wade through the marketing and hype to find foods that are actually real foods, not manufactured in a chem lab, and worry whether non-organic foods are going to redirect our child’s learning curve south of Harvard and into loser-dom forever. The pressure! […]

Posted on August 21, 2012 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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TWENTY USES FOR VINEGAR

FROM THE READY STORE 1. Clear dirt off PCs and electronics Your computer, printer, fax machine, and other home office gear will work better if you keep them clean and dust-free. Turn off your machine and wash with a mix of equal parts white vinegar and water. Wash with a cloth, not a spray bottle. […]

Posted on August 20, 2012 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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