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GARDEN OF EATIN’ ANNOUNCES TWO NEW CHIPS

Mon, 2017-02-13 01:02
PRESS RELEASE Melville, N.Y.-based Hain Celestial has added two new varieties to its line of Garden of Eatin’ corn tortilla chips: Nacho and Ranch. The Nacho chips feature creamy farmhouse cheddar and paprika flavors, while the Ranch chips have hints of buttermilk, garlic and onion. Both are USDA-certified, made with non-GMO organic ingredients, gluten-free and […]

RADIOACTIVE BANANAS

Fri, 2017-02-10 01:02
FROM GRUNGE It’s well known that bananas contain large amounts of potassium, good for all sorts of important bodily functions. What is less well known is that a small proportion of that potassium is the unstable radioactive isotope potassium-40, which is sliding down your throat alongside the regular potassium, every time you chow down on […]

Truvia Nectar Stevia Blend with Honey (OU)

Thu, 2017-02-09 01:02
REVIEW BY PHIL LEMPERT, SUPERMARKET GURU No or Low Fat No or Low Sodium No Artificial Colors No Artificial Flavors No Artificial Preservatives Gluten Free Kosher For those Stevia lovers out there this is a new twist. A blend of honey, sugar, water and stevia. It tastes and has an aroma more like a high […]

KOSHER HAGGIS (BUT WHY WOULD YOU WANT IT??)

Wed, 2017-02-08 01:02
Haggis, the national dish of Scotland is neither nice to look at nor kosher, but in Glasgow, Scottish Jews can partake in a kosher version of this much-celebrated dish at Scotland’s only kosher deli, Mark’s Deli. Usually made with lamb organs that are not butchered according to kosher law, haggis is celebrated every January 25 […]

POSSIBLE PRICE INCREASES IF THERE IS A TARIFF ON MEXICAN IMPORTS TO USA

Tue, 2017-02-07 01:02
FROM SPECIALTY FOOD NEWS White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer “said the 20 percent tax on annual Mexican imports would raise $10 billion a year and would easily pay for a border wall that is estimated to cost between $8 billion and $20 billion.” That’s apparently Trump’s plan to “get Mexico to pay for the […]

MORE GOOD NEWS ABOUT KOSHER PRODUCTS

Mon, 2017-02-06 01:02
FROM KOSHER TODAY Reputation of Kosher Continues to Grow Amongst Mainstream Consumers New York – Mainstream consumers in the US very much respect kosher, say retailers. They point to the popularity of many kosher items like deli, salt, pickles, and even crackers. They also say that more non-traditional kosher consumers are stopping at kosher sections […]

SAFFRON ROAD NEW CHICKPEA CRISPS (OU-D)

Fri, 2017-02-03 01:02
FROM PREPARED FOODS PRESS RELEASE Saffron Road is expanding its plant-based protein snack line with the addition of innovative new ChickBean Crisps – a baked snack made with high-protein lentils, yellow peas, garbanzo (chickpea) and sweet potato flours. Like all Saffron Road products, the ChickBean Crisps were created with commitment to taste to capitalize on […]

RESULTS OF A SOUP EATING SURVEY

Thu, 2017-02-02 01:02
FROM PREPARED FOODS THIS IS NOT ABOUT A KOSHER COMPANY, NOR IS IT ABOUT KOSHER SOUP PER SE, BUT IT IS FUNNY, AND IT PROBABLY IS TRUE ACROSS THE BOARD. Campbell Soup Company released the findings of the National Soup Month Survey, uncovering unexpected ways in which Americans enjoy a bowl of soup. In celebration […]

PRIVATE LABEL MAY BE NEW WEAPON AGAINST KOSHER DISCOUNTING

Wed, 2017-02-01 01:02
FROM KOSHER TODAY Brooklyn – Kosher independent stores may very well take a page from the airline industry. Faced with a growing cadre of discount airlines, major carriers are joining the discount fray. American Airlines is launching a new cheaper “no frills” ticket to compete with the discount airlines. Concern that new discounters like Bingo […]

NEW KOSHER SCHWARMA CHAIN- SHWARMAX- COMING TO ISRAEL

Tue, 2017-01-31 01:03
FROM YEAH, THAT’S KOSHER A new kosher shwarma chain Shwarmax is launching, in Tel Aviv and joining the already flooded market of Shwarma restaurants all across Israel. The idea behind the new chain is to reinvent the classic dish by putting a chef’s spin on the pita/laffa-filling meat. According to the owner, there are two […]

NEW FROM MIKEE

Mon, 2017-01-30 01:02
As seen and tasted at Kosher Fest Teriyaki Baste and Glaze Want to add a rich flavor to your dish? Baste your meats, poultry, or fish in Mikee’s Teriyaki Baste and Glaze then broil, barbecue, or roast. Makes a great stir-fry too. Sesame Teriyaki Sauce “A Flavor You Will Crave” Mikee’s Sesame Teriyaki Sauce stands […]

BONE SUCKIN’ SALSA

Fri, 2017-01-27 01:02
Oh my goodness. We only just now got to taste this amazing salsa. Sadly, it is not available in Israel, so we had a friend bring us some from the States. What can we say? Mama, put the coins on my eyes for I must have died and gone to heaven! This is a Kosher […]

AL HA’ESH KOSHER ISRAELI RESTAURANT OPENS IN ROCKVILLE, MARYLAND

Thu, 2017-01-26 01:02
FROM YEAH, THAT’S KOSHER A new kosher lunch and dinner restaurant has opened in Rockville, Maryland. Al Ha’esh serves Israeli food cooked on an authentic charcoal grill. Upon ordering an entree, diners receive a variety of salads with unlimited refills, served with hot pita. The hummus menu features the traditional chickpea dip with mushrooms, ground […]

NEW PRODUCTS FROM GENERAL MILLS (OU AND OUD)

Wed, 2017-01-25 01:03
PRESS RELEASE Very Berry Cheerios All the wholesome goodness of Cheerios plus the delicious taste of real fruit – strawberry, raspberry and blueberry – in every bite. Gluten free. No colors from artificial sources, no artificial flavors, no high fructose corn syrup. Yoplait Custard Back by popular demand: Yoplait Custard makes its return to the […]

ZATAR ROASTED CHICKPEAS

Tue, 2017-01-24 01:02
FROM BUSY IN BROOKLYN We love zatar. We eat a lot of zatar. We make our own zatar. So why not zatar roasted chickpeas? Za’atar Roasted Chickpeas 2 cans chickpeas, rinsed and drained 3 tbsp extra virgin olive oil 1 heaping tbsp za’atar kosher salt, to taste Method: Pour the chickpeas onto a kitchen towel […]

GIRL SCOUT COOKIES-INSPIRED CEREALS

Mon, 2017-01-23 01:05
PRESS RELEASE FROM GENERAL MILLS PRODUCT IS KOSHER Golden Valley, Minn.-based manufacturer General Mills is launching the first-ever Girl Scouts Cookie-inspired cereals: Girl Scouts Thin Mints and Girl Scouts Caramel Crunch. Featuring flavors similar to the two best-selling Girl Scout Cookies varieties: Thin Mints and Samoas/Caramel deLites, the limited-edition cereals are made in a licensing […]

BOURBON COUGH SYRUP FOR ADULTS

Fri, 2017-01-20 01:02
Bourbon Cough Syrup for Grownups 2 ounces bourbon whisky 1/2 lemon, juiced (about 2 ounces) 2-4 ounces water (optional) 1 tablespoon honey Mix the bourbon, lemon juice, and water (if using) in a tumbler or mug and heat in the microwave for about 45 seconds. (You can also do this on the stovetop in a […]

MORE LINE EXTENSIONS AND LESS INNOVATION

Thu, 2017-01-19 01:02
FROM KOSHER TODAY More Line Extension and Less Innovation is Kosher Forecast for 2017 by KT Staff Reporters New York – Kosher food industry experts say that they do not expect any major new innovations in 2017, Kosher Today has learned. Their assessment is based on what they say has been the case for the […]

COCA COLA CHICKEN

Wed, 2017-01-18 01:02
THIS ONE IS FINGER LICKING GOOD! 4 boneless skinless chicken breasts 1 cup ketchup 1 diet cola 1⁄2 cup chopped onion (optional) Directions In a skillet, mix ketchup and cola. Add chicken and onions. Bring to a boil and cover. Reduce heat to medium and let cook for 45 minutes. Remove lid and simmer until […]

NATURAL ORGANIC STANDARD BOARD NIXES CARAGEENAN

Tue, 2017-01-17 01:02
FROM THE GOURMET RETAILER On Nov. 17, the 15-member National Organic Standards Board (NOSB), which advises the U.S. Department of Agriculture on issues related to organic food production, voted 10 to 3 (with one abstention) to remove the controversial Seaweed derived food additive carrageenan from the list of allowed non-organic substances. “Consumers often look to […]