Archive for July, 2016

EGGS, GLORIOUS EGGS!

FROM NORTHJERSEY.COM DES MOINES, Iowa — In less than a year, eggs have gone from being an expensive staple at the height of the bird flu crisis to reaching the cheapest prices in a decade due to fully restocked poultry barns. But the demand for eggs has been stifled because bakeries and companies using powdered […]

Posted on July 29, 2016 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Health, Kosher Kitchen, Kosher News, Uncategorized

IT’S SUMMER, SHOULD WE HOLD THE MAYO?

FROM THE SUPERMARKET GURU Mayo Safe for Summer? Is a potato salad or chicken salad with mayo safe in summer heat? Find out what SupermarketGuru had to say here. SupermarketGuru hears it all the time, is mayonnaise safe for summer picnics and bbqs? And the answer is a resounding yes, with a few exceptions. Why […]

Posted on July 28, 2016 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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UNILEVER ADDS MANY NEW FROZEN TREATS

PRESS RELEASE ******************CHECK EACH PRODUCT FOR HASHGACHA MARK***************** Unilever, rolled out 17 new frozen treats in 2016 across five of its ice cream brands – Breyers, Good Humor, Klondike, Magnum Ice Cream and Popsicle. Each brand is dishing out an assortment of popular flavors and favorite desserts re-imagined as frozen treats, which are now available […]

Posted on July 27, 2016 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Kosher Desserts, Kosher Kitchen, Kosher New Products, Uncategorized

VEGGIE PRETZELS AND GLUTEN FREE PRETZELS (OU)

PRESS RELEASE Good Health, based in Greensboro, N.C., has introduced two savory snack varieties: Veggie Pretzels and Gluten Free Pretzels. The pretzels contain such good-for-you ingredients as Extra Goodness, a blend of vitamins and real vegetables that delivers powerful nutrition, with 2.5 cups of broccoli (vitamin A), one beet (vitamin C), five tomatoes (vitamin E), […]

Posted on July 26, 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

NEW FLAVORS FROM CHEEZ-IT (OK-D)

PRESS RELEASE The Cheez-It brand of crackers launches two new on-trend flavor profiles into the convenience channel with Cheez-It Snack Mix Sriracha and Cheez-It Grooves Hot & Spicy. According to maker Kellogg Convenience, bold and extreme flavors represent the fastest-growing salty snacks in convenience stores, followed by cheese flavor. The two new varieties join existing […]

Posted on July 25, 2016 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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NEW PICKLES FROM HEINZ (OU)

PRESS RELEASE Kraft Heinz, based in Pittsburgh, has introduced its first new flavors of Heinz pickle chips in more than half a century: Sweet & Spicy Pickle Chips and Spicy Garlic Pickle Chips. Shelf-stable and available in 16-ounce glass jars with the iconic Heinz keystone logo, the Sweet & Spicy Chips are made with crushed […]

Posted on July 22, 2016 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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ZEVIA SODAS AND WATERS (OU)

This is the new amazing soda on the market in the USA. Zevia is an all natural soda containing no sugars, no GMO’s, no MOSG, no dairy, no eggs, no soy, no wheat, no tree nuts, no peanuts, no fish, and no shell fish. Diabetic safe, these sodas are amazing!! Check out these flavors: Black […]

Posted on July 21, 2016 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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ZATAR CRUNCHY CHICK PEAS

FORM THE NY TIMES Ingredients 2 cups cooked chickpeas, rinsed if canned 1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil 2 tablespoons za’atar ½ teaspoon kosher salt Preparation Spread out chickpeas on a paper towel. Pat dry, then let dry for about an hour. Heat oven to 400 degrees. Line a heavy rimmed sheet pan with parchment paper, […]

Posted on July 20, 2016 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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QUINN BRAND NON GMO, GLUTEN FREE PRETZELS

PRESS RELEASE Non-GMO Gluten-free Pretzels Quinn Snacks whole-grain pretzels are made with ancient grains, non-GMO ingredients, and they’re gluten-free. Non-GMO Project Verified. Made from real ingredients like whole-grain sorghum and organic honey. They also feature farm-to-bag transparency that allows consumers to see where every ingredient comes from. Offered in two varieties, Touch of Honey and […]

Posted on July 19, 2016 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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BUY YOUR MEAT FOR ROSH HASHANA NOW!!

The following article appeared in KOSHER TODAY (JULY 11) The upshot of the article is that meat prices will, once again, shoot sky high for yom tov. As the late Gilda Radner used to say, “If it’s not one thing, it’s something else. It’s always something else.” Last year it was the drought. This year […]

Posted on July 18, 2016 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Holidays, Kosher Kitchen, Kosher News, Uncategorized