Archive for December, 2015

AMERICAN HARD CIDER POSED FOR BIG TIME COMEBACK

By Jan Fialkow Hard cider is making a comeback in the U.S. Although a ubiquitous drink in Colonial America – George Washington, Thomas Jefferson and Benjamin Franklin were reported to be devotees – and still popular during the Civil war when Abraham Lincoln was known to quaff his fair share, hard cider suffered through over […]

Posted on December 31, 2015 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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HAWAIIAN BBQ MACADAMIAS (OU)

Hawaiian BBQ Macadamias Hawaii has a BBQ taste all it’s own and now we’ve captured that taste on our macadamias. Rich, smoky, and a hint of sweetness evoke memories of the islands. It’s all here by the handful. And, these perfectly roasted macadamias are energy dense. Available in 5 oz. bags. Plenty to share with […]

Posted on December 30, 2015 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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YAWZA!! HORIZONTAL SPIT SCHWARMA COMING

FROM YEAH, THAT’S KOSHER Horizontal-Spit Shwarma Joint Opening Multiple Restaurants Across Israel By YehudahJacobs Bandora, a new shwarma joint, recently opened on Yafo st. in the heart of Jerusalem, is changing the way we consume shwarma. Bandora isn’t your run-of-the-mill shwarma joint, it’s a chain of kosher shwarma restaurants that are quickly spreading all over […]

Posted on December 29, 2015 at 12:03 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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WHOLY WHOLESOME GLUTEN FREE FUDGE BROWNIES

The newest addition to Wholly Wholesome’s natural baked goods product line, Gluten Free Fudge Brownies contain no GMO’s and have zero grams of trans fats. A taste that is “far from other traditionally bland gluten-free products on the market,” this new Wholly Gluten Free dessert also offers a range of benefits for consumers who may […]

Posted on December 28, 2015 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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ZATAR ROASTED POTATOES

FROM NOSHER.COM Ingredients 1 1/2 pounds yukon gold or red potatoes 2-3 Tbsp olive oil 1 tsp salt 2 Tbsp za’atar tsp lemon zest Directions Pre-heat oven to 400 degrees. Cut potatoes into quarters or 1/2 inch round slices. Toss potatoes with olive oil, salt and za’atar. Roast in the oven for 35-45 minutes, to […]

Posted on December 25, 2015 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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SNICKERS CRISPER BARS

PRESS RELEASE Mars Chocolate North America introduces Snickers Crisper for snackers and chocolate lovers. Crisper combines crisped rice and peanuts, topped with a layer of caramel and coated in creamy milk chocolate. The single pack, at 1.41 ounces and a suggested retail price of 99 cents to $1.09, features two pieces, each with 100 calories. […]

Posted on December 24, 2015 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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APPLE WALNUT CRUMB PIE

We got this recipe from Hellman’s Mayo. We read it. We thought it looked good. We went to the store, and we bought all the things we needed. We made it. IT WAS GRRRRREAT! Apple-Walnut Crumb Pie Serves: 6 PREP TIME: 15 min COOK TIME: 45 min Ingredients 1 (9-in.) frozen pie crust 1 can […]

Posted on December 23, 2015 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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DAIYA CHEESE BLOCKS OU PAREVE

PRESS RELEASE Daiya Foods has made enhancements to its existing line of Blocks, in response to consumer requests for products that are “cheezier than ever.” The company’s new Farmhouse Blocks aim to deliver a “tasty, plant-based alternative to deliver an amplified creamy taste and texture,” according to the company. “We are continually enhancing our products […]

Posted on December 22, 2015 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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SWEET HOT POPCORN- GREAT FOR SNACKING DURING THE GAME

FROM FOOD.COM Servings 3 tablespoons light brown sugar 2 tablespoons canola oil 1⁄2 teaspoon salt 1⁄2 teaspoon ground black pepper 1⁄3 cup popcorn Combine the sugar, 1 tablespoon of the oil, the salt and pepper in a small bowl; set aside. Combine the remaining 1 tablespoon oil and the popcorn kernels in a large pot […]

Posted on December 21, 2015 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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HERSHEY’S WITH SIMPLE INGREDIENTS

PRESS RELEASE Launching nationwide this holiday season, The Hershey Co.’s Hershey’s Kisses Milk Chocolates and Hershey’s Milk Chocolate Bars are among the company’s first products to transition to simpler ingredients. Hershey announced a commitment earlier this year to transition its products to ingredients with which consumers are familiar. The new, simple Kisses and Milk Chocolate […]

Posted on December 18, 2015 at 12:03 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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