Archive for August, 2012

GIFFORD’S ICE CREAM L.L.BEAN MUDDY BEAN BOOTS FLAVOR ICE CREAM

Gifford’s Ice Cream to Sell Its Popular L.L.Bean “Muddy Bean Boots” Flavor in Grocery Stores Maine’s Gifford’s Ice Cream, responding to unprecedented demand at ice cream stands, will sell its popular L.L.Bean Muddy Bean Boots ice cream in grocery stores. Muddy Bean Boots will be available in quart containers at supermarkets and grocery chains throughout […]

Posted on August 17, 2012 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Kosher Desserts, Kosher New Products, Uncategorized

WORLD’S FIRST 7-ELEVEN WITH A KOSHER GRILL

7-Eleven Opens First Kosher Grill Monsey, N.Y., store grill blessed by rabbi, manned by trained chef CSP Daily News | August 7, 2012 MONSEY, N.Y. — After more than a year in planning, 7-Eleven Inc. has opened its first kosher grill at a 7-Eleven store in the small New York hamlet of Monsey. The store […]

Posted on August 16, 2012 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Kosher News, Uncategorized

BONE SUCKIN’ STEAK RUB

Long time readers know that we worship at the altar of Bone Suckin’ Sauce. Here is a new product that is sure to be a Kosher Nexus Five Fork Award winner! Bone Suckin’ Steak Seasoning 5.8 oz Price: $6.79 (excluding tax) Product Description Bone Suckin’ Steak Seasoning & Rub 5.8 oz “Good Grilling recipes come […]

Posted on August 15, 2012 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Kosher New Products, Uncategorized

FRIED CORN AND ONIONS- A GREAT SIDE DISH

FROM ALL RECIPES.COM Ingredients 4 ears fresh corn 2 tablespoons butter OR pareve margarine 1 small sweet onion, diced salt and pepper to taste Directions Cut corn kernels from cob. Melt butter/margarine in a medium skillet over medium heat. Saute corn kernels just until tender, then mix in onion. Continue to saute until onion is […]

Posted on August 14, 2012 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Health, Kosher Recipes, Uncategorized

GIANT INCREASE IN COST OF MEAT AND CHICKEN

Recently, we saw five letters (count ’em-five!) which came from various meat and poultry distributors/suppliers who serve the Metro New York City area. Each letter said the same thing: AS OF AUGUST WHOLESALE PRICES ON MEAT AND POULTRY WILL RISE 15%. Two chicken suppliers have gone out of business. Although no one expects a shortage […]

Posted on August 13, 2012 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Holidays, Kosher Alert, Uncategorized

BUFFALO MEAT PRIMER

FROM PHIL LEMPERT, SUPERMARKET GURU What is Buffalo? The meat from the buffalo (bison), the largest animal of the bovine family. Tastes similar to beef in texture but is milder, with sweet edge. How to Read the Label: Most US buffalo are raised in pastures; look for grass-fed, pastured (non-confined) sources that are humanely harvested, […]

Posted on August 10, 2012 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Health, Uncategorized

29 GREAT USES FOR BAKING SODA

FROM THE READY STORE Baking soda is a great tool in your multi-use arsenal! You can use it for cleaning, cooking, refreshing, maintaining and more! Here are a few ideas! 1. Make toothpaste You can combine baking soda with 3 percent hydrogen peroxide solution to create a non-fluoride toothpaste. 2. Facial scrub Instead of going […]

Posted on August 9, 2012 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Health, Uncategorized

IS QUINOA SAFE FOR GLUTEN FREE DIETS????

FROM PHIL LEMPERT, SUPERMARKET GURU Allergy Friendly Quinoa Still Safe for Gluten Free? Quinoa an “ancient grain” (it’s actually a seed) was originally cultivated thousands of years ago in the South American Andes and known as “the gold of the Incas” and the “mother of all grains.” Quinoa is a very good source of magnesium, […]

Posted on August 8, 2012 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Health, Uncategorized

UTJ ANNUAL JOURNAL DINNER HONORS RABBI JEFFREY RAPPOPORT

The UTJ Dinner Committee is pleased to announce that we will have the privilege of honoring some of the most dedicated members of the UTJ at our upcoming Annual Dinner, which will be held at the Jewish Center of Teaneck on Wednesday evening, November 14, 2012. Our Guest of Honor will be Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport, […]

Posted on August 7, 2012 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Uncategorized

CON AGRA SUES TO DISMISS CASE AGAINST IT (HEBREW NATIONAL)

A hearing on a motion to dismiss a consumer fraud case against the company that produces Hebrew National products has been scheduled for Nov. 30 in a federal court. The hearing will be held at the U.S. District Court in Minneapolis. ConAgra Foods Inc., which owns the Hebrew National brand, on July 26 filed the […]

Posted on August 6, 2012 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Kosher News, Uncategorized