Archive for December, 2014

FRIED COOKIE DOUGH FOR YOUR GAME DAY ENJOYMENT (DAIRY)

Fried Cookie Dough Prep Time: 10 minutes Cook Time: 3 minutes Yield: 2 dozen Ingredients For the Cookie Dough 1/2 cup (1 stick) margarine 1/4 (2 oz) cup sugar 1/2 cup (2 oz) dark brown sugar, packed 2 tablespoons (1 oz) non dairy milk of choice 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 1/4 cups (5.6 oz) […]

Posted on December 31, 2014 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Kosher Recipes, Uncategorized

NEW PAREVE CHOCOLATE CHIPS WORTH EATING ACTUALLY

FROM ESTEE OF KOSHER SCOOP This week marks an exciting new milestone in my career. I have started a new business, and this week the first product is be’ezrat HaShem scheduled to hit the shelves. After writing about food and recipes for so long, I have decided to address a niche in our kosher market […]

Posted on December 30, 2014 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Holidays, Kosher Desserts, Kosher Kitchen, Kosher New Products, Kosher News, Uncategorized

A STAR TREK FUTURE COMING SOON TO YOUR KITCHEN

FROM ISRAEL 21 Genie is an electrical appliance that prepares healthy food in pods or capsules similar to those containing coffee for espresso machines. By Ruthie Blum December 4, 2014, No Comments Hungry? Pop a pod into the machine. Ever get hungry at work and wish you had a solution other than going to a […]

Posted on December 29, 2014 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Health, Kosher New Products, Kosher News, Uncategorized

TROUBLES IN THE OLIVE GROVE

Olive Oil Producers In ‘Crisis’ From Weather, Pests And Disease December 08, 2014 4:31 PM ET NPR Staff Damaged olives hang in the grove belonging to Augusto Spagnoli, an oil producer from Nerola, near Rome. Producers and experts declared Italy’s 2014 olive harvest the worst in history, due to adverse climatic conditions that helped the […]

Posted on December 26, 2014 at 12:03 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Health, Kosher News, Uncategorized

TOAST THE SEASON WITH JELLY BELLY CHAMPAGNE CANDY

Jelly Belly Toasts New Champagne Jelly Belly Jelly Beans Jelly Belly pops the cork on its newest flavor innovation, Champagne Jelly Belly jelly beans. Champagne’s signature flavor stands out in this non-alcoholic treat, ideal for weddings, showers, parties, and adult snacking. Adult consumers will recognize the light and fruity flavor profile, and the pale, warm […]

Posted on December 25, 2014 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Holidays, Kosher New Products, Kosher News, Uncategorized

LADY STELLA IS BACK!!

Italian cookies manufacturer Stella D’oro has unveiled the return of its Lady Stella assortment, following a five-year absence. Available in Mini Chocolate Margherite, Marble Cookie, Chocolate Sorrento, Mini Vanilla Margherite, and Citrus Sorrento with colorful icing and sprinkles, the assortment comes in a 10-ounce package. Lady Stella is now available in select retailers in New […]

Posted on December 24, 2014 at 12:06 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Kosher Desserts, Kosher New Products, Kosher News, Uncategorized

PEELED ONIONS AND EVIL SPIRITS

FROM RATIONALIST JUDAISM Rationalist Judaism: Peeled Onions and Evil Spirits In the course of a culinary discussion, my wife recently mentioned to someone that she was storing half an onion in the refrigerator. The other person was horrified, and informed my wife that this is categorically forbidden by halachah. Was she correct? Rav Ari Kahn […]

Posted on December 23, 2014 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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ONE HUNDRED TWENTY DOLLAR BOTTLE OF BOURBON

With interest in America’s native spirit at an all-time high, aged bourbons have captured the imaginations of whiskey enthusiasts, for whom learning about older whiskeys can be a window into the past and a uniquely fascinating sipping experience. To satisfy these discerning consumers, The Orphan Barrel Whiskey Distilling Co. today announced the fourth addition to […]

Posted on December 22, 2014 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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NON GMO CEREALS HAVE FEWER VITAMINS

The Original Grape-Nuts, which now bear a non-GMO label, no longer contain vitamins A, D, B-12 and B-2. The Original Grape-Nuts, which now bear a non-GMO label, no longer contain vitamins A, D, B-12 and B-2. Claire Eggers/NPR Remember when Cheerios and Grape-Nuts went GMO-free? That was about a year ago, when their corporate creators […]

Posted on December 19, 2014 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Health, Uncategorized

SIXLETS CANDIES

These candies are OU-D. Sixlets are a great candy. The taste is heavenly, and they are fun to eat. So, what do they offer? Sixlets® are the candy coated chocolate flavored candies you’ve loved since you were a kid! These fun candies come in a variety of colors. Sixlets®’ small, unique shape and flavor make […]

Posted on December 18, 2014 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Kosher Desserts, Kosher New Products, Kosher News, Uncategorized