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Bison and Bourbon Restaurant. My Review

Bison and Bourbon: Enjoy the pictures! My professional fellow trailblazer and contemporary, Menachem Lubinsky of Lubicom. This past Monday night we went to the soft opening of Bison and Bourbon Restaurant Spectacular new Kosher digs in Gowanus…

Pereg Natural Food Line: A Taste of Home

Pereg is my favorite product line For good reason: their products are all natural, in addition to being all delicious. A couple years ago I let several containers of Pereg salad and rice toppings I had received as a gift languish and go to…
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Kosherfeast and Kosherfest 2015

Kosherfest 2015, and the Kosherfeast Dinner that kicked it off, were loads of fun. This year's Kosherfeast dinner was a meaningful Tikkun for the one which took place two years ago at the now-extinct J-Soho Restaurant (a mortifying debacle,…
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BenZ Chalav Israel Cheeses. My Cheese Feast Recipes

Great Chalav Israel Cheeses Selection! Please forgive my low tech graphics: This gives you the information, and that does the trick. As promised, here is a list of prices of the wonderful imported Chalav Israel Cheeses BenZ's Store  started…
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Kosher Food Wine Experience 2015

Kosher Food Wine Experience: What a fabulous food extravaganza KFWE was, last night at the Metropolitan Pavilion! Oblivious to the fact that I was not a growing girl any more (unless you threw in width, not just length), I had been “sampling”…
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Haboydem: Hip Clothing, a Vision and a Mission

Haboydem: Enjoy the pictures! https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.937171919668008.1073741873.213383695380171&type=1 Haboydem (whimsical Yiddish for "Attic") is a Second Hand Clothing Store, right around the corner from Kanyon Hadar,…
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Mastering the Food Processor. With Recipes

The food processor is the single kitchen appliance I couldn't live without. I honestly think I am not exaggerating when I say I caused a few thousand people to buy one. My mother loves to joke that I would never have gotten married if the food…
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Misleading Food Labels and The Food Industry

Food labels often look like the latest literary genre I get into occasional tiffs about my undisguised contempt of many food labels put out daily by the food industry.  The gist of the blame aimed at me by a few readers is, if I really cared,…
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California Gourmet Vegan Chocolate Chips Are Here!

Vegan Chocolate Chips! Yay, Finally! Trader Joe recently caused an uproar both in the Kosher Community and the Dairy-Intolerant Community by switching their chocolate chips from Pareve to dairy. When I wrote about the Gastronomic Uproar at…
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Pessach 2014 in Brewster Mass Review

Pessach in Brewster with Bruce Backman: Best program away from home!  I almost spelled Brewster Bruce-Ter,  inspired by one of our children's quips. We Bruced him all day long, so the vamped-up spelling would be quite apt. For more pictures…
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Magnoodles for Shabbos Dinner: Can Pasta be Smart AND Delicious?

Shhhh, don't tell anyone! I get really lazy about preparing Shabbos meals on hot summer days when we have no guests, in part because my husband always votes for salads, in all shapes or form, and very little else. So imagine my excitement when…
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Kosher Food and Wine Experience KFWE 2013

Kosher Food and Wine Experience is the perfect foodie dream: All your favorite Kosher Food and wine, with many new exciting Kosher Food additions each year, are displayed and generously offered in the magnificent Pier 60, which accommodates…