Archive for December, 2016

AMAZING: NEW AMAZON GO SUPERMARKET

SAN FRANCISCO — Amazon is testing a grocery store in downtown Seattle that lets customers walk in, grab food from the shelves and walk out again, without ever having to stand in a checkout line. Customers tap their cellphones on a turnstile as they walk into the store, which logs them into the store’s network […]

Posted on December 16, 2016 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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U. S. DEPT OF AGRICULTURE PROPOSES NEW LABELING LAWS FOR MEAT AND POULTRY PRODUCTS

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) has proposed updates to nutrition labeling regulations for meat and poultry products. The regulations are meant to parallel USDA’s new nutrition labeling laws for other food products. FSIS is seeking public comment for 60 days. Some of the proposed changes include: updating the list […]

Posted on December 15, 2016 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Health, Uncategorized

PARVELLA- ITALIAN CHOCOLATE SPREAD

FROM KOSHER TODAY Ma Mammia! Italian Chocolate Spread, Parvella, Winner of Kosherfest’s ‘Best in Show’ Award, Wows at the Show Secaucus NJ – Italy has always been synonymous with pizza and pasta, but now there is a new kid on the block with Parvella, a high quality Italian chocolate spread. Awarded this year’s prestigious ‘Best […]

Posted on December 14, 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

AVOCADO STUFFED ONION RINGS

FROM BUZZFEED.COM Here’s what you will need: 3 avocados, ripe 1 lime 1 tomato, diced and drained of excess water 1/4 cup cilantro, chopped 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 tsp salt 1/2 tsp chili powder 2 small-medium yellow onions Flour 2 eggs, beaten 2 cups panko bread crumbs Oil for frying Directions: In a medium […]

Posted on December 13, 2016 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Health, Kosher Kitchen, Kosher Recipes, Uncategorized

HEIMISH ON CENTRAL (FIVE TOWNS)

FROM YEAH, THAT’S KOSHER Replacing what was most recently Pita Place, and previously Noodles and Ruthie’s, comes Heimish on Central, a Jewish food eatery where one can have Shabbos food any day of the week. Heimish on Central is now open for the public to come and try Jewish classics like cholent, potato & Yerushalmi […]

Posted on December 12, 2016 at 12:03 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Kosher Desserts, Kosher News, Uncategorized

POPEYE’S ROLLUPS

FROM MR FOOD THIS ONE IS GREAT FOR A CHANUKAH DAIRY MEAL What You’ll Need: 1 (10-ounce) package frozen chopped spinach, thawed and well drained 1 cup mayonnaise 1 (8-ounce) container sour cream 3 scallions, thinly sliced 1 (.4-ounce) envelope Ranch-style dressing mix 1 (3-ounce) package kosher bacon bits (the fake kind) 9 (10-inch) flour […]

Posted on December 9, 2016 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Health, Holidays, Kosher Kitchen, Kosher Recipes, Uncategorized

NO BAKE CRANBERRY PIE

FROM MR.FOOD Having dairy during Chanukah? Try this amazing dessert! What You’ll Need: 1 1/2 cups graham cracker crumbs 3 tablespoons granulated sugar Coupons 1/2 cup (1 stick) butter, melted 1 (8-ounce) package cream cheese, softened 1 (16-ounce) can whole berry cranberry sauce (see Note) 1 (8-ounce) can crushed pineapple, drained and squeezed dry 1/2 […]

Posted on December 8, 2016 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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CARROT LATKES- SOMETHING NEW FOR CHANUKAH

FROM FOOD.TONIGHT Ingredients 1 lb carrot 2 eggs 1 scallion, finely chopped 1⁄2 garlic clove salt pepper 1⁄2-3⁄4 cup matzo meal 1⁄2 cup oil (for frying) 1⁄2 cup sour cream (for garnish) 1⁄4 cup scallion, chopped (for garnish) Directions Clean, scrape, and grate carrots. Transfer to a large sieve, and press against them to drain […]

Posted on December 7, 2016 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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JOSEPH BURGER BAR IN JERUSALEM

Located at 123 Agrippas St, this restaurant is located in a brick wall setting complete with drop down huge screen, and a “black board” style menu on the exposed brick wall. Tables are small and relatively close together. We were there for lunch on a weekday, and we found that music was too loud, but […]

Posted on December 6, 2016 at 12:05 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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CATERED DINNER AT THE INBAL HOTEL, JERUSALEM

It is important to remember that the menu at a catered affair is based on what the sponsors are willing to spend. As a result, we review the food itself. Let’s start at the end. How was the dinner? Meh. The evening began with a cocktail hour. There was a wine and beverage bar. At […]

Posted on December 5, 2016 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
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