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9 Tips for How to Be Your Own Sous Chef *Giveaway*

cut up veggies

September 9th 2014By Jamie Geller

Getting ready for holidays doesn’t have to be stressful. Follow my 9 tips for preparing and planning ahead and you will be cool as a cucumber. Starting with Rosh Hashanah and prepping for a months’ worth of holiday meals for the masses can be  mentally and emotionally overwhelming even before you step foot  into the kitchen.  I find the best way I can help myself is to be my own sous chef. In the culinary world the sous chef serves just below the executive or head chef and has a vital...


DIY Rosh Hashanah Hostess Gift *Giveaway*

DIY Hostess Gift

September 8th 2014By Joy of Kosher

Make your own hostess gift or centerpiece. Filled with candy this vase doubles as a gorgeous table decoration and a candy dish filled with edible goodies for the kids. This year the first night of Rosh Hashanah falls on the night of September 24th, 2014.  A big relief after last year’s early holidays, we have time to plan and prepare.  Still, hopefully we will all get a little break and be invited out for at least one of the meals and that is when this amazing do it yourself hostess gift...


RSVP for #FreshNewYear Twitter Party


September 2nd 2014By Joy of Kosher

You’re invited to join our #FreshNewYear Twitter chat! Hosted by @JoyofKosher and sponsored by @WinnDixie. We are gearing up for the High Holidays with Winn-Dixie by our side.  For every day and holidays Winn-Dixie has over 1,000 kosher products plus a kosher baked goods in most of their stores. Join our party to get tips and recipes for your High Holiday meals, ask questions, answer questions as we all plan for a sweet and Fresh New Year. When Tuesday September 9th 9-10pm...


A Healthy Rosh Hashanah Menu *Giveaway*

Sweet Potato Leek Soup

September 2nd 2014By Tamar Genger MA, RD

This year get all your kosher shopping done in one place. Winn-Dixie is committed to providing kosher foods and works to add more products every day. Every year, Jamie and I along with our amazing contributors post tons of holiday menu ideas to get those creative kitchen juices flowing!  I always have health in mind when I share my menus, but sometimes, I give in to the “it’s only once a year” mentality — even though we have two nights, two days and Shabbat and then two more holidays...


Healthy Recipes for the High Holidays *Giveaway*

Healthy Recipes for the High Holidays

August 29th 2014By Tamar Genger MA, RD

Summer is almost over, school is about to begin and the High Holidays are approaching.  I look forward to all our Jewish holidays, even the “dreaded” three-day Yom Tov.  It helps that I work for a Jewish company so I am not missing any work, but I especially appreciate the family time without work or digital distractions. Connecting to a day of rest is one of the healthiest things we can do for our bodies, but because we like to eat (a lot) on the Jewish holidays, we have to plan...


RSVP For #StopTheBurn Twitter Party and WIN

burn-jel twitter party

July 25th 2014By Joy of Kosher

You’re invited to join our #StopTheBurn Twitter chat! Hosted by @JoyofKosher and sponsored by Burn Jel Plus®. Ready to stop the burn?  No matter how hard we try, getting burned in the kitchen is a rite of passage for the seasoned cook and an inevitability for the novice as well. Join our Twitter party and find out how to #StopTheBurn.  Get your burning questions answered and learn the best way to treat a burn. When Thursday August 7th from 8:30 – 9:30 pm...


5 of The Best BBQ Safety Gadgets *WIN a Grill*

silicone bbq gloves

July 16th 2014By Joy of Kosher

Every summer there are new ways to make BBQ season even more fun and even more safe.  Of course it all starts with a great grill and/or smoker, check out our full guide to choosing the best one for your needs here.  Then there are lots of fun gadgets like a hamburger press, a vegetable basket that can make things a little easier.  But the most important gadgets for a fun BBQ are the ones that keep us safe.  BBQ means an open fire and very high temperatures so we need to be extra careful...


Morad Winery Fruit Wines and Liqueurs *Giveaway*

watch morad winery summer cocktail

July 4th 2014By Jamie Geller

Nestled at the foothills of Israel’s fertile Carmel Mountains Morad Winery is famous for their distinctive fruit wines and liqueurs made from nature’s harvest. I met the owners Ellen and Gershon Bodner at Kosherfest this past year and we really hit it off — some might even call it a LOVE fest!  So then I tasted their Pomegranate Wine and LOVED, after which I tasted their Passion Fruit Wine and LOVED EVEN MORE, after which they invited me to visit the winery and meet Yaakov Morad a...


Burn Jel Plus Works To #StopTheBurn *Weber Grill Giveaway*

win a weber grill

June 25th 2014By Tamar Genger MA, RD

A few moths ago, Jamie was doing a cooking demo and ended up burning herself on a hot pan.  Afterwards she learned that one of the attendees worked for a burn relief product and a new relationship was born.  All regular cooks know that burns are just par for the course, but the pain doesn’t have to be.  Burn Jel Plus® is a pain relieving gel that instantly cools and soothes.  If you have ever burned yourself you know how painful it can be and you feel like there is nothing you can do....


RSVP For #SummerWithGolds Twitter Party and WIN

Semi-Homemade Gold's BBQ Sauce Recipes

June 24th 2014By Joy of Kosher

You’re invited to join our #SummerWithGolds Twitter chat! Hosted by @JoyofKosher and sponsored by Gold’s. On the agenda Summer time BBQ, Condiments and The Fourth of July – Win 1 of 5 copies of the Joy of Kosher with Jamie Geller Magazine for Summer just by RSVPing below, then Retweet and engage during the chat to win 1 of 2 Gold’s product prize packs valued at $50 each or equivalent gift cards. We will be talking about: Favorite Summer BBQ recipes, condiments with horseradish, the...