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PASSOVER SWEET POTATO KUGEL

SWEET POTATO KUGEL (From No Cholesterol Passover Recipes, by Debra Wasserman) Serves 12. Ingredients: 6 small sweet potatoes, peeled and grated 3 apples, peeled and grated 1 cup raisins 1 cup matzo meal 2 tsp cinnamon 1 cup fruit juice or water Preheat oven to 375 degrees. Mix ingredients together. Press into large baking dish. […]

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Posted on March 24, 2017 at 12:04 am by rebrapp · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Health, Holidays, Kosher Kitchen, Kosher Recipes, Passover

PASSOVER FAQ FOR 5777

PASSOVER FAQ- UPDATED FOR 5777 Every year, the number of questions we receive at the Operation Pesah Hot Line continues to grow and grow. We are most pleased to note this increase as it points to a heightened level of awareness and observance of the holiday. Included in this special edition of the Kosher Nexus […]

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Posted on March 23, 2017 at 12:02 am by rebrapp · Permalink · Leave a comment
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RABBI MOSHE FEINSTEIN’S PEANUT TSHUVAH (ENGLISH TRANSLATION)

“Concerning peanuts, which were called stashkes in Europe—they have been accepted as being permitted on Pesach and are not considered kitniyos (legumes that are forbidden on Pesach) because all the reasons for the prohibition of kitniyos do not apply to peanuts. Peanuts are not sown in fields (with grain), and even if they were there […]

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Posted on March 22, 2017 at 12:02 am by rebrapp · Permalink · Leave a comment
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YOUR GUIDE TO LOX

FROM THE NOSHER Have you ever ordered lox and wondered, wait, what exactly is lox? You’ll hear orders for lox and cream cheese on bagels, but it’s often not actually lox–it’s smoked salmon. If you’re confused about lox, you’re not alone. To start with, lox is brined salmon. It’s basically pickled. And although the word […]

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Posted on March 20, 2017 at 12:02 am by rebrapp · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Health, Holidays, Kosher Kitchen, Kosher News