Archive for May, 2017

Chag Sameach

No post today.  Chag Shavuot Sameach

Posted on May 31, 2017 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Holidays

Utz Introduces Grillin’ Classics Potato Chips (OU-D)

Utz Grillin’ Classics Potato Chips Utz teams up with the USO to support military families Utz Quality Foods is teaming up with the USO to support military service members and their families through the launch of a new limited-time product. Utz Grillin’ Classics Potato Chips comes in patriotic packaging and features three unique new flavors […]

Posted on May 30, 2017 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Holidays, Kosher Desserts, Kosher New Products, Kosher News

Dubai and Saudi Arabia Produce Kosher Foods

FROM KOSHER TODAY BREAKING NEWS: Dubai and Saudi Arabia among 104 Nations That Produce Kosher Certified Products New York- The number of countries that produce kosher certified products has grown to 104, according to kashrus sources. The Orthodox Union (OU) operates in all of these countries and significantly now includes the Gulf states of Dubai […]

Posted on May 29, 2017 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Kosher News

Shabbat Dinner at the Dan Panorama Hotel Jerusalem

We admit to a bias when it comes to the Dan Panorama Hotel in Jerusalem. We also will tell you that that bias is well earned by the hotel. Recently, we had an amazing Friday night, sabbath meal at the hotel along with some friends. First of all, all of the food was fresh, attractively […]

Posted on May 26, 2017 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Kosher Desserts, Kosher Restaurant Reviews, Kosher Restaurants, Kosher Restaurants News

Kraut Krisps (We Kid You Not) OU-D Kosher

PRESS RELEASE Kraut Krisps Sauerkraut base provides serving of probiotics Watsonville, Calif.-based Farmhouse Culture’s new Kraut Krisps are a twist on tortilla chips that offer the benefit of fiber and nutrient-rich cabbage, plus a serving of probiotics. Sauerkraut and masa serve as the base for the chips. After cooking, the light, crispy snacks are seasoned […]

Posted on May 25, 2017 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Health, Kosher Kitchen, Kosher New Products, Kosher News

A Heinie with No Alcohol to Hit Great Britain

PRESS RELEASE   LONDON — Heineken on Friday announced the launch of new drink Heineken 0.0, an alcohol-free version of its flagship lager. The launch comes as consumers increasingly shun boozy drinks in favor of healthier options. Market research company Euromonitor International said on Thursday that the global alcoholic drinks market declined for the second […]

Posted on May 24, 2017 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Health, Kosher New Products, Kosher News

Limited Edition Pepsi Fire Soda

PRESS RELEASE Limited-Edition Pepsi Fire Pepsi Fire, a cola with a cinnamon flavored twist, will be available in stores nationwide for an eight-week period May 17, 2017 That’s not all that is heating up this summer. From May 22 through July 16, fans who find specially marked packs of Pepsi Fire, Pepsi, Diet Pepsi, Pepsi […]

Posted on May 23, 2017 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Kosher Alert, Kosher New Products, Kosher News

Banana Paletas Recipe (Frozen Banana Pops)

FROM FOOD.COM   Ingredients Nutrition 2 medium bananas (about 3/4 cup) 1 cup whole milk 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1⁄4 cup sugar Directions Purée all ingredients together in a blender until smooth. Pour into 4 to 6 molds and freeze until solid. Unmold by first running a little cold water over outside of molds, then […]

Posted on May 22, 2017 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Kosher Desserts, Kosher Kitchen, Kosher Recipes

Hershey’s Flavors of America Candies

We can not wait to try all of these!! PRESS RELEASE The Hershey, Pa.-based Hershey Co.’s “Flavors of America” collection is an assortment of six classic products from iconic brands with summer-inspired flavors. The collection includes: Kit Kat Strawberry Flavored Candy, Hershey’s Kisses Coconut Almond Flavored Candies, PayDay BBQ Flavored Bars, Reese’s Honey Roasted Flavored Peanut […]

Posted on May 20, 2017 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Kosher Desserts, Kosher New Products, Kosher News

Cheeses of Nazareth. OK, Kidding. The Many Cheeses of Israel

FOUND ON FACEBOOK Brinza Cheese – ברינזה An Arab semi-hard white cheese derived from cow’s milk. Can be used in cooking.  Around 15% fat content Bulgarian Cheese / Bulgarit – בולגרית A white cheese, similar to Feta but saltier.  Popular in Israel, this cheese originates in the Balkan countries.  From 5% – 28% fat content.  […]

Posted on May 19, 2017 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Health, Kosher Kitchen, Kosher News, Uncategorized