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EBOLA FEARS AND CHOCOLATE

UPDATE 2-Hershey says U.S. cocoa stocks will last ‘well into next year’ By Luc Cohen Oct 17 (Reuters) – U.S. chocolate manufacturer Hershey said on Friday that U.S. cocoa stocks are high enough to prevent disruption to supplies well into 2015, playing down concerns that Ebola in West Africa could roil the $12 billion global […]

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Posted on October 24, 2014 at 12:04 am by rebrapp · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Health

A PUMPKIN A DAY KEEPS THE DOCTOR AWAY

FROM PHIL LEMPERT, SUPERMARKET GURU A staple in the diets of Native Americans long before the pilgrims landed at Plymouth Rock, pumpkins have come to signify the arrival of the fall harvest and the advent of the Halloween season. Besides the huge nutritional punch pumpkins and their seeds provide, here and five things you need […]

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Posted on October 23, 2014 at 12:04 am by rebrapp · Permalink · Leave a comment
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SWEET POTATOES AND CARROTS WITH APPLE CIDER AND THYME

FROM MY JEWISH LIVING Sweet Potatoes and Carrots with Apple Cider and Thyme Ingredients 2 medium sweet potatoes, peeled and cubed 3 medium-large carrots, peeled and cut into 1-inch rounds 1 small red onion, cut into 1-inch pieces 3 whole garlic cloves 1/4 cup apple cider 2 Tbsp olive oil 2 Tbsp chopped fresh thyme […]

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Posted on October 22, 2014 at 12:04 am by rebrapp · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Kosher Recipes

RICE IS NICE!

Basic white rice has plenty of competition from lesser-known varieties as consumers turn to the staple grain to eat foods that are gluten-free and high in nutrition. Besides long-grain white rice, shoppers are favoring such alternatives as jasmine, basmati, wild, red, and brown rice. Sales of basmati and jasmine rice were $283 million between Sept. […]

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Posted on October 21, 2014 at 12:04 am by rebrapp · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Health