Archive for April, 2015

SUAVVA- A TOTALLY NEW DRINK!

FROM PHIL LEMPERT, SUPERMARKET GURU SCORE 93 Suavva: Suavva No or Low Sodium No Artificial Colors No Artificial Flavors No Artificial Preservatives Gluten Free Milk Free Kosher Vegan This is one terrific beverage. Made from the pulp of cacao fruit, yes the same fruit who’s seeds make chocolate – but this tastes nothing like chocolate […]

Posted on April 30, 2015 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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100% KOSHER, REALLY REAL PARMESAN CHEESE- NOT THE FAKE STUFF WE GET NOW!

FROM HAARETZ NEWSPAPER If you’ve been eating kosher Parmesan for the past five years, the chances are it’s not been the real thing. Although in the English-speaking world the term “Parmesan” is often used to refer to generic grated cheese, the real Parmesan – a trademark protected both by Italian law and European Union regulations […]

Posted on April 29, 2015 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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MANNY GETS A NEW BOSS

FROM JNJBIZ By Emily Bader, A Newark-based manufacturer of matzo and kosher foods named a new CEO on Thursday. – (THINKSTOCK) The Manischewitz Co., a large manufacturer of matzo and kosher foods based in Newark, announced Thursday it has appointed David Sugarman CEO and president. In this role, Sugarman will head Manischewitz’s business strategy, develop […]

Posted on April 28, 2015 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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SEVEN EGG LABEL THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW

FROM PHIL LEMPERT, SUPERMARKET GURU 7 Egg Label Claims You Need to Know Eggs are no longer on the list of foods to avoid. Here are seven claims that grace the labels on eggs that you need to know. For the first time in more than 50 years, eggs could be sold in a new […]

Posted on April 27, 2015 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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UTJ CONFERENCE: CONVERSION CRISIS: IS THE SYSTEM BROKEN?

Conversion Crisis: Is the System Broken? Why are hundreds of people interested in converting to Judaism being turned away? Why is the Orthodox Rabbinate pushing away people eager to live a religious lifestyle of Torah and Mitzvot? Is there anyone in the Rabbinate working to help pave the way for a conversion process that is […]

Posted on April 26, 2015 at 12:06 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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NEW FLAVORS FROM KETTLE CHIPS

Kettle Brand’s new flavors — Pepperoncini, Roasted Garlic and Red Curry — will satisfy afternoon salty cravings. The chips are non-GMO products made with natural ingredients, without trans fats, MSG or preservatives, according to the company. Pepperoncini chips have a fresh peppery taste, mild heat and tangy vinegar punch. Roasted Garlic chips have a “roasty-sweet […]

Posted on April 24, 2015 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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HELLMAN’S NEW SQUEEZE BOTTLE MAYO

FROM CONVENIENCE STORE NEWS Last year, more than 1,000 pounds of mayonnaise were wasted because consumers couldn’t get the last few drops out of the bottle. Hellmann’s has responded with the launch of an innovative new squeeze bottle that aims to deliver less waste, less mess and more control. Designed with a new precision tip, […]

Posted on April 23, 2015 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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NEW FLAVORS FROM SODA STREAM

SodaStream has collaborated with Chef Paul Liebrandt on their new flavor line. Calling it Sparkling Gourmet the new line includes 12 flavor combinations divided into three groups: herbs, fruits, and flowers, all using high-quality natural flavoring and only natural ingredients. According to SodaStream, this collection is a creative interpretation of SodaStream’s new ‘water made exciting’ […]

Posted on April 22, 2015 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Health, Holidays, Kosher Kitchen, Kosher New Products, Kosher News, Passover, Uncategorized

COORS TO DEBUT A GLUTEN FREE BEER- COORS PEAK

Coors Brewing Company is introducing Coors Peak, a new, naturally gluten-free copper lager made with 100 percent all natural ingredients. The bright and balanced beer is now available exclusively in the Seattle and Portland metropolitan areas. “With more drinkers pursuing a gluten-free lifestyle, we were inspired to create Coors Peak so that everyone can enjoy […]

Posted on April 21, 2015 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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HAIN CELESTIAL BUYS EMPIRE KOSHER POULTRY

The Hain Celestial Group announced its acquisition of the remaining 80 percent of Empire Kosher Poultry’s parent company, EK Holdings, for $57.6 million, not including debt. Hain Celestial gained a 19 percent interest in Empire, when Hain Pure Protein Corporation purchased Empire brand Kosher Valley, which supplies certified kosher, antibiotic-free, vegetarian-fed, and humanely raised chicken […]

Posted on April 20, 2015 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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