Archive for May, 2015

VICTORIA’S KITCHEN BEVERAGES ( OU )

Inspired by traditional and artisanal recipes from Europe, Victoria’s Kitchen’s specialty beverages have the perfect combination of delicate yet tasty flavors that awaken your taste buds. With no artificial flavors, colors or preservatives, our Almond Waters and Organic Lemonades are so refreshing they will make you feel like your lounging in the freshly-cut grass in […]

Posted on May 29, 2015 at 12:03 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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HEINEKEN AND 7-UP PARTNER TOGETHER FOR THE SUMMER

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. — Heineken is bringing back its 360-degree “Cities” program for this summer and joining forces with 7-Up to expand the program’s reach and drive incremental sales of both brands. The Cities program aims to inspire consumers to break from their usual routines and make the most of their cities whenever they enjoy […]

Posted on May 28, 2015 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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TRIBE FIERY SRIRACHA HUMMUS

Two of the hottest food items on grocery shelves came together when Tribe Hummus lifted the lid on its Limited Batch Fiery Sriracha flavor, an explosive blend of the brand’s smooth hummus and popular chili-pepper based sriracha sauce. Tribe Limited Batch Fiery Sriracha will add fuel to the red-hot hummus category, which is one of […]

Posted on May 27, 2015 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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RAPID GROWTH OF KOSHER SUPERMARKETS- GOOD FOR THE JEWS?

FROM KOSHER TODAY Rapid Growth of Kosher Supermarkets a Good Omen for Shoppers… But is it for the Supermarkets? Chicago IL – The new Mariano’s kosher superstore in Skokie was hardly open a fortnight when it already set in motion a price war. Reports in Kosher Today about the planned opening of new kosher supermarkets […]

Posted on May 26, 2015 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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MILK AND THE KOSHER QUESTION

FROM KOSHER TODAY Government Definition of Milk Raises New Questions for Kashrus Officials New York – An increasing number of Jews consume only Cholov Yisrael (milking supervised by a rabbi) products, contributing to sales that may be as high as $250 million in the US. But many observant Jews consume dairy products that are kosher […]

Posted on May 25, 2015 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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ISRAELI AG TAKES ON THE RABBANUT’S MONOPOLY IN KASHRUTH

The Chief Rabbinate suffered a major defeat recently when the attorney general told the High Court that restaurants receiving kashrut certification outside the Rabbinate should not be fined as long as they don’t use the word kosher. For example, the private kashrut organization Hashgacha Pratit does not use the word kosher but says it meticulously […]

Posted on May 22, 2015 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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COCONUT DREAM: NON DAIRY YOGURT

FROM PHIL LEMPERT, SUPERMARKET GURU Good Source of Calcium No or Low Sodium No Artificial Colors No Artificial Flavors No Artificial Preservatives Gluten Free Soy Free Milk Free Kosher Vegan Yes, coconut everything is hot. So I was excited to try this new coconut yogurt. Not so much after one taste. The color of the […]

Posted on May 21, 2015 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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CHUNKY MONKEY PANCAKES

FROM ALL RECIPES Ingredients Original recipe makes 9 pancakes 1 cup all-purpose flour 2 teaspoons baking powder 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon salt 3/4 cup skim milk 3 tablespoons butter, melted 2 eggs 1 tablespoon white sugar 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 large banana, diced 1/2 cup miniature semisweet chocolate chips 1/4 cup chopped […]

Posted on May 20, 2015 at 12:03 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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CHIEF RABBINATE IN BALD POWER GRAB IN KASHRUTH

Chief Rabbi Warns Of Widespread Kosher Food Fraud If New Opinion By Israel’s AG Is Followed Shmarya Rosenberg • FailedMessiah.com The official Ashkenazi (haredi) Chief Rabbi of Israel David Lau warned of danger to kosher consumers if a new proposal by Israel’s Attorney General Yehuda Weinstein is adopted, Arutz Sheva reported. “The decision to allow […]

Posted on May 19, 2015 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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SEASONS KOSHER SUPERMARKET WILL OPEN IN BALTIMORE

Seasons, a kosher supermarket with four stores in New York, has begun construction of its newest store in Baltimore, which is expected to open late this year or early 2016, according to owner Mayer Gold. The new 20,000-square-foot store will offer full-service kosher shopping, including takeout food, deli meats, fish, produce, bakery, and floral departments, […]

Posted on May 18, 2015 at 12:06 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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