Archive for July, 2015

TORIE AND HOWARD INTRODUCE CHEWIE FRUITIES

NEW MILFORD, Conn., July 23, 2015 – Torie & Howard’s newly introduced Chewie Fruities organic, Non-GMO chewy candy has rapidly gained distribution, and the candy will first be available at retail through Kings Food Markets. Chewie Fruities are available in three sophisticated flavor duos including Italian Tarocco Blood Orange and Wildflower Honey, California Pomegranate and […]

Posted on July 31, 2015 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Health, Kosher Desserts, Kosher Kitchen, Kosher New Products, Kosher News, Uncategorized

DAIRY PRICES DROP IN ISRAEL- REALLY??

FROM KOSHER TODAY Jerusalem – Tnuva, Israel’s largest dairy is revising its controlled dairy prices, following the government’s price revision, and lowering the prices of a number of dairy items not subject to price control. A report in Globes, one of Israel’s foremost business publications, said that Tnuva cut its prices for milk, hard cheese, […]

Posted on July 30, 2015 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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HUNGARIAN SOUR CHERRY SOUP

Although we are not Hungarian, our family loved sour cherry soup. Go know it was a Hungarian recipe and not one from the Ukraine whence hailed one side of our family. This recipe comes from THE NOSHER. Ingredients 2 Tablespoons flour 1 1/2 cups sour cream 1 cinnamon stick 3 Tablespoons lemon juice 1/4 cup […]

Posted on July 29, 2015 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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JERUSALEM “KOSHERGATE” SCANDAL

FROM FAILED MESSIAH Zionist Orthodox Jerusalem Chief Rabbi’s Office Burglarized In Ongoing Fight Over Control Of The City’s Official Kosher Supervision Company Shmarya Rosenberg • FailedMessiah.com It reads like something out of an American political scandal from early 1970s. Dirty tricks. An office burglarized and sensitive information stolen. But this isn’t Washington, DC – it’s […]

Posted on July 28, 2015 at 12:03 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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SO, IS THAT NEW KOSHER ITALIAN PARMESAN CHEESE KOSHER OR NOT?

FROMTHE JEWISH WEEK Some kosher cheese lovers are about to be very disappointed. A couple of months ago, they learned that a kosher-certified cheese factory in Italy, Bertinelli’s, was producing a new and authentic Parmigiano-Reggiano, the so-called “king of cheeses.” The hard, salty cheese would hit the market by the end of the year, according […]

Posted on July 27, 2015 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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HAMSA HUMMUS

Here is a product whose time has come! Now you can prepare hummus in your own home in minutes. Hamsa Hummus comes in a dry powder form. It contains no preservatives. In minutes you will have a super wonderful hummus mix. You just pour 4 TBSP of water in a bowl, add 1 TBSP of […]

Posted on July 24, 2015 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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NEW ONE HALF RESTAURANT TO OPEN IN QUEENS

FROM YEAH, THAT’S KOSHER After spending nearly a year in its large, beautiful Queens location on Union Tpke, and after numerous negative reviews, it is clear that Meatos Grill Bar cannot sustain its current business model within the large space it is in. As a result, the restaurant is splitting its space in half to […]

Posted on July 23, 2015 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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JUSTIN’S PEANUT BUTTER CUPS (OU)

Phil Lempert, Supermarket Guru, had this to say: So these may well be the best peanut butter cups you have ever had! The dark chocolate is in perfect balance with the peanut butter. You know how too often the peanut butter overpowers? Not here. One cup, which is individually wrapped, is a bit more than […]

Posted on July 22, 2015 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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HOPE DARK CHOCOLATE DIP

The holy grail for chocolate lovers. A low glycemic, soy-free, dairy-free indulgence that you can enjoy with fruit, pretzels, or your finger. Spread it. Dip it. Smear it. Love it. Serving Size 28g Servings Per Container 8 Calories 40 Fat Cal 5 Amount per Serving Fat 0.5g 1% Saturated Fat 0g 0% Trans Fat 0g […]

Posted on July 21, 2015 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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KOSHER SLURPEE LIST

THIS INFORMATION HAS BEEN IN MANY PLACES ON THE INTERNET KOSHER SLURPEE FLAVORS 2015 This list is from the CRC and updated as of 6/29/2015 for all USA 7Eleven stores. Scroll down for the Canadian list. THE FOLLOWING SLURPEE FLAVORS ARE NOT CERTIFIED KOSHER: HORCHATA OLÉ ORANGE BANG SMOOTHIE STRAWBERRY TWIZZLER MONSTER BLACK TROPICANA GRAPE […]

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