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SEVEN EGG LABEL THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW

Mon, 2015-04-27 00:04
FROM PHIL LEMPERT, SUPERMARKET GURU 7 Egg Label Claims You Need to Know Eggs are no longer on the list of foods to avoid. Here are seven claims that grace the labels on eggs that you need to know. For the first time in more than 50 years, eggs could be sold in a new […]

UTJ CONFERENCE: CONVERSION CRISIS: IS THE SYSTEM BROKEN?

Sun, 2015-04-26 00:06
Conversion Crisis: Is the System Broken? Why are hundreds of people interested in converting to Judaism being turned away? Why is the Orthodox Rabbinate pushing away people eager to live a religious lifestyle of Torah and Mitzvot? Is there anyone in the Rabbinate working to help pave the way for a conversion process that is […]

NEW FLAVORS FROM KETTLE CHIPS

Fri, 2015-04-24 00:04
Kettle Brand’s new flavors — Pepperoncini, Roasted Garlic and Red Curry — will satisfy afternoon salty cravings. The chips are non-GMO products made with natural ingredients, without trans fats, MSG or preservatives, according to the company. Pepperoncini chips have a fresh peppery taste, mild heat and tangy vinegar punch. Roasted Garlic chips have a “roasty-sweet […]

HELLMAN’S NEW SQUEEZE BOTTLE MAYO

Thu, 2015-04-23 00:05
FROM CONVENIENCE STORE NEWS Last year, more than 1,000 pounds of mayonnaise were wasted because consumers couldn’t get the last few drops out of the bottle. Hellmann’s has responded with the launch of an innovative new squeeze bottle that aims to deliver less waste, less mess and more control. Designed with a new precision tip, […]

NEW FLAVORS FROM SODA STREAM

Wed, 2015-04-22 00:04
SodaStream has collaborated with Chef Paul Liebrandt on their new flavor line. Calling it Sparkling Gourmet the new line includes 12 flavor combinations divided into three groups: herbs, fruits, and flowers, all using high-quality natural flavoring and only natural ingredients. According to SodaStream, this collection is a creative interpretation of SodaStream’s new ‘water made exciting’ […]

COORS TO DEBUT A GLUTEN FREE BEER- COORS PEAK

Tue, 2015-04-21 00:04
Coors Brewing Company is introducing Coors Peak, a new, naturally gluten-free copper lager made with 100 percent all natural ingredients. The bright and balanced beer is now available exclusively in the Seattle and Portland metropolitan areas. “With more drinkers pursuing a gluten-free lifestyle, we were inspired to create Coors Peak so that everyone can enjoy […]

HAIN CELESTIAL BUYS EMPIRE KOSHER POULTRY

Mon, 2015-04-20 00:04
The Hain Celestial Group announced its acquisition of the remaining 80 percent of Empire Kosher Poultry’s parent company, EK Holdings, for $57.6 million, not including debt. Hain Celestial gained a 19 percent interest in Empire, when Hain Pure Protein Corporation purchased Empire brand Kosher Valley, which supplies certified kosher, antibiotic-free, vegetarian-fed, and humanely raised chicken […]

HONEY DIJON CHICKEN

Fri, 2015-04-17 00:05
FROM ALLRECIPES.COM Ingredients Original recipe makes 4 servings 4 skinless, boneless chicken breast halves 1 tablespoon red pepper flakes 1/2 cup honey 1/4 cup Dijon mustard PREP 5 mins COOK 40 mins READY IN 45 mins Directions Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Place chicken breasts in a baking dish; sprinkle with […]

LITTLE SECRETS CHOCOLATE CANDIES

Thu, 2015-04-16 00:04
Little Secrets Shakes Up Bite-sized Candy Category In the 90 years since chocolate candy was introduced to the masses, America’s love affair with the sweet confection has continued to grow and evolve. Chocolate sales in 2014 topped $19 billion, and the category is poised for additional growth in 2015. While mainstream chocolate companies continue to […]

BREADED CAULIFLOWER WITH SRIRACHANAISE DIPPING SAUCE

Wed, 2015-04-15 00:04
FROM KOSHER SCOOP Ingredients: fresh or frozen cauliflower florets – 1 18-oz pkg seasoned panko or bread crumbs – 1-2 cups eggs – 2, lightly beaten paprika – 1 tsp onion powder – 1/4 tsp garlic powder – 1/4 tsp salt – 1/4 tsp black pepper – 1/8 tsp Srirachanaise Dipping Sauce: honey – 2 […]

KOSHER GRAB AND GO ITEMS AVAILABLE AT SOME 7-ELEVEN MARKETS

Tue, 2015-04-14 00:04
New in any 7-Eleven market, fresh Kosher ‘grab-n-go’ items are now available for purchase at 3 south shore Long Island 7-Eleven stores. The 3 locations include 2 in the 5 Towns, and 1 in Oceanside (scroll down for map of locations). The meals are made fresh daily and delivered very early each morning, 6 days […]

BEER BATTERED SALAMI CHIPS!

Mon, 2015-04-13 00:04
FROM BUSY IN BROOKLYN Beer Battered Salami Chips 1 16oz. Abeles & Heymann salami, sliced 1 cup all purpose flour 1 12oz. bottle of beer, ale preferred pinch of salt Method: Add the flour and salt to a bowl and whisk to combine. Pour in the beer and stir until a thick batter forms. It […]

AMAZING USES FOR POTATOES

Thu, 2015-04-09 00:02
FROM THE READY STORE Chances are, you bought a 50 pound bag of potatoes before Pesach. The amount of potatoes you have left is slowly shrinking, and already you are wondering what you are going to do with the left over potatoes in the bag. Well, here are some really nifty and useful tips for […]

BANANA BLUEBERRY PANCAKES

Wed, 2015-04-08 00:06
Source: Low Fat Jewish Vegetarian Cookbook by Debra Wasserman) Yield: serves 4 4 ripe large bananas 1 cup blueberries (frozen works great!) 1 cup matzo meal 1 cup water 1 1/2 tsp. oil Mash bananas in large bowl, add all other ingredients except oil. Mix well. In a large skillet, heat oil. Divide batter into […]

CHOCOLATE MATZA BRITTLE

Tue, 2015-04-07 00:02
We have never had anyone turn down a second, or a third, piece! Matza 2 sticks pareve margarine 1 cup of brown sugar 1 bag of chocolate chips Cover a cookie pan with foil- it makes cleanup much easier! Line the cookie pan with matzas. It is ok for them to overlap a little. Melt […]

COFFEE MATZAH

Mon, 2015-04-06 08:57
FROM CAROL UNGAR VIA TABLET MAGAZINE Matzos Coffee 1. Break one matzoh per person into small pieces. In halakhah-speak, I’d say that the pieces should be kezayis, or olive-sized, but approximation is just fine. 2. Place your crumbled matzo in a cereal bowl. 3. Pour one very hot cup of strong coffee over the bowl. […]

CHAG KASHER V’SAMEACH- A KOSHER AND HAPPY PASSOVER

Fri, 2015-04-03 01:28
One of my younger brothers would always disappear during the seder only to reappear at the front door when we opened the door to welcome the prophet Elijah. For some reason none of us could ever figure out, he always looked like an Arab, or like some Hebrew school version of Mordechai. Our seders were […]

BUTTERNUT SQUASH KUGEL (dairy)

Thu, 2015-04-02 00:04
FROM THE UTJ’S SOUTHERN TEST KITCHEN, CHEF ANDREA PRESENTS: Butternut Squash Kugel Use a 9×9 pan or better yet, double recipe and use a 13 x 9 pan (makes it a bit thicker/taller as well). 2-1/4 cups butternut squash, peeled, cooked and pureed 1/2 cup extra virgin olive oil 1/2 Cup sugar 1/2 cup milk […]

APPLE CARROT KUGEL

Wed, 2015-04-01 00:04
FROM THE KOSHER4PASSOVER.COM WEB SITE APPLE-CARROT KUGEL Ingredients: 8 medium carrots — scraped and grated 2 large apples — peeled, grated 1 lemon — unpeeled, grated 12 eggwhites — well-beaten 2 tablespoons matzo meal 1/2 cup potato starch 1/2 cup sugar 1/2 cup sweet red wine Combine, place in well-greased 2 quart (2 litre) baking […]

PASSOVER PIZZA POTATOES

Tue, 2015-03-31 00:04
FROM A CHABAD SITE WITH RECIPES FOR CHILDREN TO MAKE Ingredients 6 medium-sized potatoes 2 cups tomato sauce 1 tsp. oregano ½ tsp. salt 3 tsp. garlic powder 1 tsp. onion powder 1 cup shredded mozzarella Directions Peel the potatoes. Put them in a pot and cover them with water. Boil for 30 minutes. Rinse […]