Archive for July, 2013

GLUTEN FREE PIE CRUSTS AND PIZZA CRUST

This Summer Wholly Wholesome’s new Gluten Free Pizza Crust will become available at select natural and gluten free grocery stores across the country. The pizza crust comes in a unique 9” size compared to standard 8” and 12” sizes. The 9” size conveniently serves two. Made with natural, wholesome, non-gmo ingredients, including sunflower oil, Gluten-Free […]

Posted on July 17, 2013 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Health, Kosher New Products, Kosher News, Uncategorized

BIG KOSHER AGENCIES GANG UP ON A NEW DOMAIN NAME

TheDomains.com reports: In a letter to ICANN, several Kosher certification organizations, responsible for certification of approximately 63% of kosher ingredients worldwide, objected to the “unequal treatment of the new gTLD applications for .Kosher and .halal The letter was sent on “behalf of leading kosher certification organizations: the Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations of America (OU […]

Posted on July 16, 2013 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Kosher News, Uncategorized

EDA-ZEN SUPER PREMIUM EDAMAME

Yo- check this out: non GMO, Gluten free, and OU pareve. Both shelled and podded edamame. Here is what the company says about themselves: Our Team… is passionate about healthy, great tasting food, holistic plant-based nutrition, environmental sustainability and keeping our world free of Genetically Modified (GMO) crops. We also care very much about local […]

Posted on July 15, 2013 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Health, Kosher New Products, Kosher News, Uncategorized

RABBANUT: WOMEN- GET OUT OF THE KITCHEN

Women, Get Out Of The Kitchen, Israel’s Haredi-Controlled Chief Rabbinate Says Shmarya Rosenberg • FailedMessiah.com That’s what Israel’s haredi-controlled scandal-prone Chief Rabbinate is telling 16 women who graduated a kosher supervision training course sponsored by the Zionist Orthodox Emunah women’s organization, Ynet reported. The women want jobs as kosher supervisors in restaurants, but the rabbinate […]

Posted on July 12, 2013 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Kosher News, Uncategorized

SIMPLY7 SNACK CHIPS: POMEGRANATE, HUMMUS, AND LENTIL

Supervision is cRc out of Chicago. Here is a most amazing new snack to appear on the market. These chips are the ne plus ultra of boutique chips! Look up at the title of this post: pomegranate chips! Ain’t that a kick!! Take a look at this line up: POMEGRANATE CHIPS Sea Salt Black Pepper […]

Posted on July 11, 2013 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Kosher New Products, Kosher News, Uncategorized

GIOVANNI FOODS NEW SAUCES

This OU certified company makes amazing sauces! Each sauce is an authentic taste of Italy. They have now introduced a new label: Greenview Kitchen Organic sauces. Under that label they produce organic pizza sauce, organic bruschetta sauce and organic pasta sauce. Additionally, they produce regular pasta sauce, pizza sauce, and bruschetta sauce. We did try […]

Posted on July 10, 2013 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Kosher Alert, Kosher New Products, Kosher News, Uncategorized

NEW FROM SAFFRON ROAD

Try these Kof-K certified packaged simmer sauce mixes. We sampled some and they were quite tasty! Thai Red Curry Tikka Masala Lemongrass Basil Moroccan Tagine Rogan Josh Harissa Korma The product comes in single use pouches to eliminate waste and spills. The product is non GMO as well. Give these a try. You’ll thank us!

Posted on July 9, 2013 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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GREAT CHICKPEA SALAD FOR THE NINE DAYS

FROM MY JEWISH LEARNING: JEWISH FOOD Ingredients 2 19 oz cans chickpeas, drained and rinsed 1/4 cup olive oil 1 Tablespoon cumin 1/4 cup freshly squeezed lemon juice 1 large cucumber, quartered and sliced 2/3 cup sun-dried tomatoes, chopped 1 cup cherry tomatoes, sliced 1/4 cup cilantro or parsley, chopped Yield: Serves 4 Directions In […]

Posted on July 8, 2013 at 11:57 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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ARSENIC IN CHICKENS???

FROM FAILED MESSIAH BLOG Apparently some chicken companies use arsenic based ingredients. Empire does NOT. ****************************** Empire Kosher Poultry It took three weeks, several exchanged emails and a scheduled phone call from Empire’s spokesman that never happened, but Empire Kosher Poultry finally emailed me late this afternoon with a definitive answer about use of arsenic-based […]

Posted on July 5, 2013 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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GENERAL MILLS AND HERSHEY PARTNER UP

PRESS RELEASE General Mills sweetens its offerings by adding Hershey’s Golden Valley-based General Mills and candy giant Hershey announced Thursday, June 27, 2013, that they have extended their co-branding partnership to include more products in the cereal and baking aisles of grocery stores. Betty Crocker rules the baking aisle, but when it comes to chocolate, […]

Posted on July 4, 2013 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Kosher Desserts, Kosher Kitchen, Kosher New Products, Kosher News, Uncategorized