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KP STEAK BURGERS FOR CHOL HAMOED

Sun, 2014-04-20 00:03
The Kosher Steak Burger Recipe ~from Cooking for The King 2 pounds lean ground chuck 1 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon pepper 1 green onion, minced 2 shallots, minced 1/2 pound mushrooms, thinly sliced 1/3 cup dry red wine 2 table spoons unsalted margarine 1 table spoon fresh parsley, chopped 1. In a medium bowl, combine […]

WEIGHT WATCHERS PESACH LUNCH IDEAS

Fri, 2014-04-18 00:03
AN ENCORE PRESENTATION FROM 2011 WEIGHT WATCHERS PESACH LUNCH IDEAS Passover Lunch Ideas Frittatas — baked Italian omelets made with eggs, vegetables and parmesan cheese — are packed with flavor, and particularly delicious at room temperature. Make one the night before (or, if you’re an early riser, in the morning before work) and portion it […]

PASSOVER FRENCH TOAST!

Thu, 2014-04-17 00:04
WE FOUND THIS AT WWW.KOSHER4PASSOVER.COM Yield: 8 servings 1/2 cup milk 2 eggs, well beaten 1 tbspoon grated lemon or orange peel 6 to 8 slices (1 inch thick) Passover sponge cake Unsalted butter or maaargerine Cinnamon Sugar In a large shallow bowl, combine the milk, eggs and lemon peel and beat well. Soak the […]

PESACH IN ISRAEL

Mon, 2014-04-14 00:04
This year, we celebrate Pesach in Jerusalem. Not as tourists, but as a resident of that holy city. Our excitement level is high as is our anticipation. When we had our pre-aliyah interview at the Jewish Agency, they asked us why we wanted to make aliyah. In sort of a joking manner, we held up […]

AMAZING BROWNIES FOR PESACH (OR ANY OTHER TIME!)

Sun, 2014-04-13 03:01
8oz. Best quality chocolate 2 sticks margarine 4 eggs 1 cup sugar Half cup potato starch 1 teaspoon vanilla 3/4 cup toasted pecans Preheat oven 375 Melt chocolate and margarine very low heat Beat eggs and sugar until light and fluffy Add chocolate mixture flour vanilla mix until combined do not over mix Fold in […]

SOME VEGETARIAN RECIPES FOR PESACH

Fri, 2014-04-11 00:04
WE FOUND THESE AT KOSHER4PASSOVER.COM Russian Potato and Mushroom Croquettes 1½ lbs potatoes, peeled and chopped 5 cups water 1 onion, peeled and chopped ¼ lb mushrooms 1 tsp oil 1 Tbsp water salt/pepper to taste 1 cup matzo meal 1 Tbsp oil Boil potatoes in water until tender. Drain and mash potatoes. In a […]

KOSHER DRAPPIER CHAMPAGNE

Thu, 2014-04-10 00:04
FROM KOSHER TODAY (MARCH 10, 2014) Kosher Drappier Champagne Hundreds of Years in the Making By Fergie Leitman NEW YORK — One of the more captivating stories behind the recently held Kosher Food and Wine Experience (February 24th, Chelsea Piers), sponsored by the Kedem Group, is that of Michael Drappier, a 7th generation family member […]

CHARCOAL ON PESACH

Wed, 2014-04-09 00:04
Every year, we get the same question: Can we use charcoal on Pesach? Already this year, we have received the question a number of times. The question is a good one, and we thought we would share our answer with everyone. Charcoal Briquettes: Although they contain starch, they also contain borax, lighter fluid and sodium […]

JEWISHFREEWARE.ORG

Tue, 2014-04-08 00:04
One of the greatest resources for Pesach “stuff,” can be found at jewishfreeware.org This resource is essentially non denominational, so any given person may find material that is not to their personal liking. However, that being said, the Pesach pages found there are an incredible resource. We have always been able to find good material […]

TWO MINUTE HAGGADAH (COMEDY PIECE- NOT SERIOUS)

Mon, 2014-04-07 00:04
This is an old favorite of ours. It is a joke. Do not take this seriously. We do not advocate a two minute seder. We just figured that at about now, you probably need a good laugh. Or two. Please note, attribution is at the bottom. For those of you who don’t have the patience […]

CHOCOLATE MATZAH BRITTLE

Fri, 2014-04-04 00:03
This is one of our all time Pesach faves. Try it- you will love it, and your family will lift a toast to your good health!! Matzah 2 sticks of pareve margarine 1 cup of brown sugar 1 bag of pareve chocolate chips HINT: Cover a cookie pan with foil- it makes clean up that […]

LAKEWOOD GLUTEN FREE MATZAH

Thu, 2014-04-03 00:04
FROM KASHRUT.COM Lakewood Matzoh has been in business for close to 19 years and is back this year with a complete line of Passover matzoh. We offer certified gluten free oat matzoh that is made from GFCO certified oat flour. Our gluten free matzoh is made from GF oat flour and water only, and is […]

PESACH PINEAPPLE KUGEL FROM CHEF ANDREA

Wed, 2014-04-02 00:05
Passover Pineapple Kugel Pineapple kugel is sweet and tasty and perfect for Passover or any time. Times Prep Time : 5 min Cook Time : 40 min Ready Time : 45 min Servings 6 Ingredients 4 eggs ½ cup oil ½ cup sugar 4 level tablespoons potato starch 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 teaspoon baking […]

CRANBERRY FARFEL KUGEL

Tue, 2014-04-01 00:04
Every year, we receive multiple requests for this recipe. Why? Because it is a winner! CRANBERRY FARFEL KUGEL 1 can cranberry sauce (we use whole berry)(In Israel, chamutziot) 4 cups matzo farfel/ferfel 4 eggs 2/3 cup oil 1/2 cup sugar 2 tsp. vanilla 1/2 tsp. cinnamon Pour cold water over farfel, and drain. Mix all […]

QITNIYOTH- A QARAITE CUSTOM?

Mon, 2014-03-31 00:04
FROM: TORAH FOR THOSE WHO DARE TO THINK Qitniyoth – a Qaraite Custom? Written by David S. Thursday, 07 March 2013 00:00 Published 2009-04-07 Most people know that Ashkenazi Jews do not eat Qitniyoth – rice, millet, lentils, beans, corn and legumes – during Passover. Few people know why. This is hardly surprising: Ashkenazim don’t […]

NEW STUFF FOR YOUR PESACH ENJOYMENT

Fri, 2014-03-28 00:04
FROM EDA KRAM, KOSHER TODAY (Feb 24, 2014) SPECIAL PASSOVER PREVIEW By Eda Kram, Editor, New Product Showcase & Staff Reporters 09.30.13 – NEW_starburst.jpg More than 300 New Items to be Introduced for Passover 2014; Kitniyot Products to Debut NEW YORK — The decision by the Orthodox Union (OU) to certify products that include kitniyot […]

POMEGRANATE, GLAZED WALNUT CHAROSET

Thu, 2014-03-27 00:04
FROM MY JEWISH LEARNING Ingredients 4 gala apples, peeled and diced 1 cup pomegranate seeds 1/3 cup Manischewitz 1/3 cup pomegranate juice 1 teaspoon lemon or orange zest (optional) 1 cup walnut halves 4 cups vegetable oil ¼ cup sugar 2 teaspoon cinnamon Directions Line large baking sheet with parchment paper. Whisk together sugar and […]

OUR STANCE ON KITNIYOT (AN ENCORE KN PRESENTATION)

Wed, 2014-03-26 00:04
OUR POSITION ON KITNIYOT OUR POSITION ON KITNIYOT DERIVATIVES KITNIYOT Perhaps no issue stirs as much debate as the debate swirling around kitniyot- generally translated as legumes. According to Ashenazi custom and law, we are not allowed to eat kitniyot on Pesach. Rabbi Yosef Karo, the creator of the Shulchan Aruch called the custom of […]

RABBI MOSHE FEINSTEIN (OBM)- TSHUVAH ON PEANUTS (TRANSLATED)

Tue, 2014-03-25 00:04
“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 […]

VIENNESE CHOCOLATE TORTE FOR PESACH

Mon, 2014-03-24 00:03
FROM THE SOUTHERN UTJ TEST KITCHEN, CHEF ANDREA PRESENTS: Viennese Chocolate Torte The cake is very rich. A small piece goes a long way. 10 eggs, separated 10 heaping Tablespoons sugar (about 1 cup) 8 ounces walnuts, finely ground 2-1/2 Tablespoons matzoh meal 6 ounces melted semi-sweet chocolate Combine egg yolks and sugar. Add chocolate […]