Archive for May, 2015

OU PRINGLES ALERT

KOSHER ALERT PRINGLES BRAZIL Brands: Pringles Products: (1) Sour Cream & Onion Pringles (2) Nacho Cheese Pringles Company: Kellogs Snacks, Battle Creek MI Issue: Please Note: 2 varieties of Pringles made in Belgium mistakenly bear the OU symbol. They are: Sour Cream & Onion and Nacho Cheese. The mislabeled products are sold in Brazil and […]

Posted on May 15, 2015 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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FIYA: KOSHER CARIBBEAN VEGETARIAN RESTAURANT

FROM YEAH, THAT’S KOSHER Fiya is a brand new restaurant that just opened last week in the DUMBO section of Brooklyn, next to the new entrance to Brooklyn Bridge Park, at the northwestern end of Brooklyn, overlooking the East River and Lower Manhattan. Fiya is the first ever Kosher Caribbean Vegetarian restaurant anywhere. In addition […]

Posted on May 14, 2015 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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YOGURT FLAVORED PRETZELS

Creamy, Crunchy, & Delicious! Those are just three of the words that describe Truly Good Foods’ yogurt cover pretzels. With seven different flavors to choose from, our yogurt pretzels are the perfect indulgent snack and are packed in a resealable bag with a front window to show the product. The hardest choice you’ll have to […]

Posted on May 13, 2015 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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HOLY SCHNITZEL

Located on Nome Ave, at the corner of Richmond Ave, this restaurant is a wonderful place to eat. It is a fast food restaurant, but worthwhile nonetheless. The menu features burgers, dogs, steaks, and schnitzel, schnitzel, and more glorious schnitzel. You can have your schnitzel in any number of ways with your choice (from a […]

Posted on May 12, 2015 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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CREAMY CHEESY ZUCCHINI

GREAT FOR SHAVUOT! 2 tablespoons olive oil 4 cups cubed zucchini 1/2 teaspoon lemon zest 1 pinch red pepper flakes salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste cayenne pepper to taste 2 tablespoons cream cheese 2 teaspoons chopped fresh oregano Directions Heat olive oil in skillet over high heat; stir in zucchini, lemon zest, […]

Posted on May 11, 2015 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Holidays, Kosher Kitchen, Kosher Recipes, Uncategorized

DOVE WHOLE CHERRIES DIPPED IN DARK CHOCOLATE

PRODUCT IS OU-D. IT CONTAINS SKIM MILK AND MILK FAT This was a huge disappointment! We admit to a bias- we do not get excited over milk chocolate. Even so, for dark chocolate, this one tasted very milky. As for the cherries, what can we say? The cherries must be mini cherries, as there would […]

Posted on May 8, 2015 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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DIY GREEN ONIONS (SCALLIONS)

DIY An Endless Supply Of Fresh Green Onions Vanessa Greaves By:Vanessa Greaves All you need is a starter bunch of green onions, a jar, and fresh water. Save Money: DIY An Endless Supply Of Green Onions | Green Onions with Cut Ends Green onions can regrow from as little as an inch of the bulb […]

Posted on May 7, 2015 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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CRUNCHY SPICED CHICKPEAS

1 cup dried chickpeas (garbanzo beans) 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 pinch ground cumin, or to taste 1 pinch paprika, or to taste 1 pinch cayenne pepper, or to taste salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste Directions Place chickpeas in a large container and cover with several inches of cool water; let stand […]

Posted on May 6, 2015 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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Big Surge in Fish as Shavuos Plans Near

FROM KOSHER TODAY Big Surge in Fish as Shavuos Plans Near New York – The holiday of Shavuos (May 24-25) traditionally includes at least one dairy meal with such favorites as blintzes and cheese cake dominating the menu. But increasingly, say kosher retailers, seafood is becoming more popular for the holiday and year-round. Some retailers […]

Posted on May 5, 2015 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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HERSHEY’S CARAMELS

The Hershey Company announced the launch of new Hershey’s Caramels, a combination of Hershey’s chocolate with smooth, creamy caramel. Hershey’s Caramels are made with a process that delivers a luscious experience in each and every bite. Made with sea salt, molasses and fresh dairy butter, each bite of caramel provides a silky, smooth texture and […]

Posted on May 4, 2015 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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