Archive for January, 2016

PSAGOT WINERY- TRULY A WINNER!

FROM KOSHER TODAY- JAN 11, 2016 Psagot Winery: A Boutique Israeli Winery that is Fond of Taking on the Best Kosher Wines by Menachem Lubinsky Psagot, Israel – It is less than a 20 minute drive from the center of Jerusalem, but yet its near 50 acre vineyards produces nearly 220,000 bottles of some of […]

Posted on January 29, 2016 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Holidays, Kosher Kitchen, Kosher New Products, Kosher News, Passover, Uncategorized

SNICKERS CRISPERS

PRESS RELEASE Delivering yet another snacking solution to satisfy hunger, Snickers Crisper features crisped rice and peanuts, topped with a layer of caramel and coated in creamy Snickers brand milk chocolate. Boasting fewer than 200 calories per serving, Snickers Crisper is available at grocery, convenience, drug and value stores and mass retailers for an SRP […]

Posted on January 28, 2016 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Kosher Desserts, Kosher Kitchen, Kosher New Products, Kosher News, Uncategorized

BUTTERNUT SQUASH KUGEL

FROM THE UTJ SOUTHERN TEST KITCHEN, COMES THIS RECIPE FROM CHEF ANDREA HERRERA: Butternut Squash Kugel Use a 9×9 pan (or better yet, double recipe and use a 13 x 9 pan (makes it a bit thicker/taller as well) I always double). 2-1/4 cups butternut squash, peeled, cooked and pureed 1/2 cup extra virgin olive […]

Posted on January 27, 2016 at 12:03 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Holidays, Kosher Kitchen, Kosher Recipes, Passover, Uncategorized

VILDE HAYE BEER (ISRAEL)

FROM HAARETZ NEWSPAPER- ENGLISH Vilde Haye is a quirky new Israeli boutique beer brand inspired by an imaginary klezmer orchestra and its colorful members.  The beer’s name means “wild beast” in Yiddish – a term also used for naughty children. The concept started out as a final project by a group of design students from the […]

Posted on January 26, 2016 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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THE NUMBER TWO SNACK IN ISRAEL ACCORDING TO JANGLO

2. KREMBO, Strauss/Unilever This chocolate-covered, marshmallow cream-topped cookie treat is referred to as Israel’s national winter snack. The name means “cream in it” in Hebrew. Some 50 million Krembos roll off the manufacturing lines in Israel between October and February (the treat melts in hot temperatures). Each Krembo is hand-wrapped in crinkly foil. This portable […]

Posted on January 25, 2016 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Kosher Desserts, Kosher News, Uncategorized

NELLY’S ENERGY TRUFFLE BAR (KOF-K PAREVE)

PRESS RELEASE Real Ingredients. Pure Pleasure. FREE SHIPPING ON ORDERS $50 OR MORE! We hand-select each ingredient in our bars to deliver nutritional density, while delighting with their flavor. These are the same ingredients hikers have relied on for real energy from trail mix for years. Our bars have the cleanest label imaginable: wholesome, raw, […]

Posted on January 22, 2016 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Health, Kosher Kitchen, Kosher New Products, Kosher News, Uncategorized

HELLMAN’S CREATES THE WORLD’S BEST BURGER

FROM HELLMAN’S REAL MAYONNAISE BEST EVER JUICY BURGER RECIPE Check out the best hamburger recipe ever! Learn how to make irresistibly juicy burgers. INGREDIENTS 1/2 cup Hellmann’s® or Best Foods® Real Mayonnaise 1/2 cup plain dry bread crumbs 1 envelope kosher Onion Soup Mix 2 lbs. ground beef 8 hamburger buns DIRECTIONS COMBINE Mayonnaise, bread […]

Posted on January 21, 2016 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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THE KOSHER STORE IN H E B, AUSTIN

Whenever we are in Austin, Texas, we go to the H E B that houses the Kosher Store and the deli there. When last we were there, it was in May, 2015. At that time, they told us that the store and deli was about to undergo some major transformations. Coming to Texas in January, […]

Posted on January 20, 2016 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Kosher News, Kosher Restaurants, Uncategorized

MOSHE’S GOLDEN FALAFEL

We took a trip to San Antonio, Texas. While there, we stopped at the recently opened Moshe’s Golden Falafel. Cutting to the chase, there is no way we would go back. We would rather go hungry than eat there. The pita was baked to a crispy finish. Holding the pita in our hands and taking […]

Posted on January 19, 2016 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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VIKI’S ON-THE-GO GRANOLA SNACKS (O K KOSHER)

Viki’s Granola On-The-Go Snack Viki’s Granola is 100% all natural, without added preservatives and less than 8 ingredients per flavor. Gluten- Free, Non-GMO Project Verified portion controlled On-The-Go granola pouches. Viki’s is the kind of delicious snack you can feel good about sharing with your family! ABOUT THE PRODUCER Vikis Foods Bethpage, NY 516-767-8700 We […]

Posted on January 18, 2016 at 12:04 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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