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EBOLA FEARS AND CHOCOLATE

Fri, 2014-10-24 00:04
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 […]

A PUMPKIN A DAY KEEPS THE DOCTOR AWAY

Thu, 2014-10-23 00:04
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 […]

SWEET POTATOES AND CARROTS WITH APPLE CIDER AND THYME

Wed, 2014-10-22 00:04
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 […]

RICE IS NICE!

Tue, 2014-10-21 00:04
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. […]

RIGHTEOUSLY RAW CHOCOLATE

Mon, 2014-10-20 00:04
FROM PHIL LEMPERT- SUPERMARKET GURU No or Low Sodium No Artificial Colors No Artificial Flavors No Artificial Preservatives Celiac Certified Gluten Free Soy Free Peanut Free Milk Free Tree Nut Free Wheat Free USDA Certified Organic Kosher (Earth Kosher Certification) Vegetarian Vegan These macaroons taste nothing like the ones your grandmother used to give you. […]

WHY WE ALL SHOULD MOVE TO CALIFORNIA!

Wed, 2014-10-15 00:06
California Gov. Jerry Brown signed a law that allows licensed beer manufacturers to sell packaged beer at farmers markets within the brewery’s county or adjacent county, effective Jan. 1. With the acquisition of a permit, breweries would be able to sell up to 5,000 gallons per year at farmers markets. The new law, part of […]

LAW SUIT AGAINST HEBREW NATIONAL DISMISSED

Tue, 2014-10-14 00:06
FROM FAILED MESSIAH The class action lawsuit against Hebrew National/Con Agra by consumers alleging Hebrew National products are not strictly kosher has been tossed out of court with prejudice – meaning the case had no merit at all. And for those of you who read any of my previous reports on this case, this should […]

SPRITE CRANBERRY AND SPRITE ZERO CRANBERRY

Mon, 2014-10-13 00:04
With summer ending and the beginning of the holiday season around the corner, Sprite is setting the mood by spreading some “berry” cheer. Back by popular demand, Sprite Cranberry and Sprite Cranberry Zero™ return to offer fans a burst of delicious cranberry flavor for the holidays. SpriteCranberry225 Sprite Cranberry and Sprite Cranberry Zero launched last […]

BRAVO KOSHER PIZZA ( OK DAIRY)

Thu, 2014-10-09 00:04
Momma put the coins on my eyes, for I have surely died and gone to pizza heaven! We finally found a kosher pizza place worthy of the name pizza! Bravo pizza is amazing pizza. Not just amazing kosher pizza, but amazing pizza. Witness the variety of people who buy their pies there. We had a […]

APPLE AND BROWN SUGAR CORNED BEEF

Wed, 2014-10-08 00:07
FROM ALL RECIPES Ingredients Original recipe 4 cups apple juice 1/2 cup brown sugar 1 tablespoon prepared mustard 2 (3 pound) corned beef briskets with spice packets 20 small red potatoes, scrubbed 4 carrots, cut into chunks 2 onions, cut into 8 wedges 1 head cabbage, cored and cut into large chunks PREP 15 mins […]

KOSHER IS HIP

Tue, 2014-10-07 00:04
FROM THE ATLANTIC On July 11, 1883, Rabbi Isaac Mayer Wise held a historic gathering in Cincinnati: the ordination of the very first class of rabbis of Reform Judaism, a modernized version of the faith. But Wise’s lesser known contribution to Jewish American culture lies in the four-course spread served at the banquet afterwards: little-neck […]

HUMONGOUS AMOUNTS OF HUMMUS

Mon, 2014-10-06 00:04
FROM THE TRIBUNE OF SAN LUIS OBISPO RICHMOND, Va. — Hummus maker Sabra Dipping Co. is expanding its Virginia operations and is naming a new CEO. The U.S. and Canadian joint venture between Strauss Group and PepsiCo Inc. said Monday that it plans to open the expanded facility in Chesterfield County next month, doubling its […]

SRIRACHA HOT SUN-DRIED TOMATO KETCHUP

Fri, 2014-10-03 00:04
THIS PRODUCT IS OU KOSHER, PAREVE Traina Foods’ Sriracha Sun Dried Tomato Ketchup is a new addition to the award winning Sun Dried Tomato Ketchup that debuted in 2012. When Traina’s Sun-Dried Tomato Ketchup is blended with Sriracha, the result is an intense tomato flavor with a spicy, tangy finish. It can be used in […]

DUNKIN DONUTS (COFFEE) GOES OVER TO THE DARK SIDE

Thu, 2014-10-02 00:04
CANTON, Mass. — Dunkin’ Donuts brought its Rainforest Alliance Certified Dark Roast Coffee nationwide this week. The offering made its debut at new restaurants in California last month. The new coffee variety is served hot or iced, and is available in both packaged coffee and in K-Cup packs. To help kick off the official nationwide […]

SOUTHERN FRIED APPLES

Wed, 2014-10-01 00:05
FROM ALL RECIPES Ingredients Original recipe makes 4 servings Change Servings 1/2 cup butter or pareve margarine 1/2 cup white sugar 2 tablespoons ground cinnamon 4 Granny Smith apples – peeled, cored, and sliced PREP 10 mins COOK 10 mins READY IN 20 mins Directions Melt butter (or margarine) in a large skillet over medium […]

ACORN SQUASH STUFFED WITH APPLESAUCE AND RAISINS

Tue, 2014-09-30 00:04
FROM PRAGMATIC ATTIC Here is a real winner for any time, but especially apropos for the holiday season. This is so easy, you don’t really need a recipe, just an explanation. To make this, cut acorn squash in half and scoop out the seeds. Fill the cavities with applesauce and raisins and sprinkle over some […]

KITCHEN SURFING- KOSHER

Mon, 2014-09-29 00:04
FROM KOSHER TODAY, SEPT. 15, 2014 Feature: Kitchensurfing and the New Kosher Way to Eat Out by Feigie Leitman NEW YORK — In the “sharing” era of Uber and AirBNB, there’s a fast growing kitchen sharing concept that’s starting to take hold in cities across the US and kosher is very much a part of […]

SHANA TOVA

Wed, 2014-09-24 00:04
As we begin the new year, we reflect on the crisis of emerging anti Antisemitism and anti Israel sentiment poisoning the world around us. We Jews have always been the canary in the coal mine. Now, we have watched as little Israel fought a battle not just for their own defense, but a battle for […]

HONEY AND APPLES…..

Tue, 2014-09-23 00:04
FROM KOSHER TODAY Dip the Apple into 100 Different Kinds of Honey By KT Staff Reporters NEW YORK — The song many children sing on Rosh Hashanah may have to undergo change. “Dip the apple in the honey” may have to be changed to “dip the apple in many honeys.” One kosher food source told […]

ON THE ROAD AGAIN

Mon, 2014-09-22 00:04
We will be in the US for a while and will continue to entertain you from there. Today is a travel day, so no new material. We always fly El Al, and we fly Business Class as often as we have the points for the upgrade. Flying Biz class takes a lot of the sting […]