Food & Drink

May 10, 2021

Recreating Louisa Macculloch’s recipe for Batter Bread for the modern kitchen has proved to be a challenge. The ingredient list sounded simple enough, flour, corn meal, salt, eggs, and milk, but the texture and flavor of this batter bread were disappointing. Adapted Recipe: Batter Bread, Part ...

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Shop & Shop and Kroeger Brand's of Caramel Rice Cakes have been recalled because they may contain undeclared milk, announced parent company Basic Grain Products, Inc. The undeclared milk was discovered by internal control systems, they said. The product comes in a 6.5-ounce bag. The Best if ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- With COVID-19 numbers trending decisively in the right direction and New Jersey progressing toward its adult-age vaccination goals, Gov. Murphy on announced an additional easing of restrictions, including a removal of all percentage capacity limits for indoor and outdoor businesses, ...

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Hershey’s Chocolate Shell Topping has been voluntarily recalled due to undeclared almonds, announced the Hershey company in a press release. Approximately 1,700 bottles were incorrectly filled with Heath Shell Topping which is made with almonds, they said. The product being recalled ...

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MORRIS PLAINS, NJ - Interfaith Food Pantry's Katy Galton is in the IFP Healthy Choices kitchen whipping up a salad for Cinco de Mayo. "The IFP Healthy Choices Nutrition Education Program address community wide issues by ensuring individuals and families not only have access to fresh produce, low ...

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TRENTON, NJ - In an announcement today, Governor Murphy announced when bans on buffets and limits to restaurants will be lifted.  Effective May 7, the ban on buffets and other self service foods at restaurants will be lifted, Governor Murphy said. Also on this date, the pan on indoor bar side ...

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NEW JERSEY - Governor Murphy announced that New Jersey is launcing a "Shot and a Beer" program, encouraging eligible residents, ages 21 and over to get vaccinated. Any New Jerseyan who gets their first vaccine dose in the month of May and takes their vaccination card to a participating brewery ...

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Louisa Macculloch’s (1785-1863) handwritten muffin recipes are not dated. They can be found in her cookbook. The original doughnut recipe used by Louisa Macculloch (1785-1863) would have called for at least 14 cups of flour with the ingredients listed below, resulting in dozens and dozens of ...

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In response to the critical increase in demand for local services due to the pandemic, the Morristown Rotary Club is organizing a Culinary Adventure dining experience.  Patrons have been accustomed to attending the ‘Taste of Morristown’ event, and this year the Rotary Club is planning an exciting ...

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POWER® in partnership with the Church of God in Christ for All Saints will be distributing FREE Food Boxes on Saturday, April 24, 2021 from 1 pm - 5 pm at 3 Rev. G.A. Rogers Way (formerly Rowe Street), Morristown, NJ 07960 to assist families in need. LIMITED FOOD BOXES ARE AVAILABLE (First-come, ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Table of Hope's free food distribution will take place in Morristown on Thursday  April 22 from 2pm - 3pm. at Bishop Nazery Way (59 Spring Street in Morristown). Additional distributions will take place in Parsippany and Dover on April 23. The Parsippany location is 299 Webro ...

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Panera at Home Lobster Bisque has been voluntarily recalled due to an undeclared egg allergen, announced Blount Fine Foods. This item is only sold in refrigerated cases in the deli department of grocery-retail stores; it is not sold at any Panera bakery-cafe, they stated. The recall is limited ...

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TRENTON, NJ – The Department of Human Services announced 231,000 New Jersey households who receive food assistance through the state’s Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (NJ SNAP) have received extra benefits under a new federal policy. Human Services has been providing NJ SNAP households ...

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Trader Joe's Restaurant Style White Corn Tortilla Chips have been voluntarily recalled due to a potential undeclared milk allergen, announced parent company, Snak King Corporation. The recall includes the 9 ounce package with a sell by date of 8/09/21 and 08/10/21. The recalled products were ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Table of Hope's free food distribution will take place in Morristown on Thursday  April 15 from 2pm - 3pm. at Bishop Nazery Way (59 Spring Street in Morristown). Additional distributions will take place in Parsippany and Dover on April 16. The Parsippany location is 299 Webro ...

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Hostess Snoballs have been recalled due to an undeclared allergen, announced Hostess Brands, LLC. According to the company, certain Hostess SnoBalls were "inadvertently manufactured in th epackaging for Hostess Chocolate CupCakes and the packaging doesn't list coconut, an ingredient as an ...

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WASHINGTON, DC – Approximately 211,406 pounds of raw ground turkey products, produced by Plainville Brands, LLC, a Pennsylvania establishment, may have caused Salmonella Hadar illness, announced The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS). A recall was not ...

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TRENTON, NJ — Salads bars and buffets are making their return to grocery stores and retail establishments that sell food, as part of the latest easing of coronavirus restrictions by Gov. Phil Murphy. But while these self-service food stations are once again allowed at supermarkets, convenience ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Table of Hope's free food distribution will take place in Morristown on Thursday  April 8 from 2pm - 3pm. at Bishop Nazery Way (59 Spring Street in Morristown). Sign up to get all the news as it happens at www.TAPinto.net/enews and  Download the TAPinto App!   Click here for ...

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Approximately 2,100 cases of Sabra Classic Hummus have been recalled due to possible Salmonella contamination, announced Sabra Dipping Company, LLC. The contamination was discovered after the FDA did a routine screening of a single tub of hummus. Consumption of food contaminated ...

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A voluntary recall of La Fe Peppers and Onions has been announced by GraceKennedy Foods due to the probable presence of extraneous material, announced the FDA. According to the recall, there could possibly be small pieces of blue plastic in the product.  The product was distributed in the ...

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Pacific Salmon Burgers have been recalled by Trident Seafoods Corporation because the burgers may contain small pieces of metal, announced the company. The product has a Lot Number of GC101431 and a Best By Date of 1/14/2023. The product was sold at Costco. The company is asking anyone who has ...

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MORRIS PLAINS, NJ - A community wide Food Drive, sponsored by the Presbyterian Church of Morris Plains will help local families in need this Saturday, March 27. The food drive will to benefit the Interfaith Food Pantry and will take place from 10am - 2pm in the church's parking lot. Items needed ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ – Still undecided on whether or not you want to get the vaccine? There are already a lot of very strong arguments about this subject, but here’s another rather convincing factor. As of Monday, March 22, anyone who shows a valid COVID-19 vaccination card at any Krispy Kreme ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Table of Hope's free food distribution will take place in Morristown on Thursday  March 25 from 2pm - 3pm. at Bishop Nazery Way (59 Spring Street in Morristown). There is a Parsippany and Dover distribution set for Friday March 26. The Parsippany distribution is from 10:30am ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Table of Hope's free food distribution will take place in Morristown on Thursday  March 18 from 2pm - 3pm. at Bishop Nazery Way (59 Spring Street in Morristown). There is a Parsippany and Dover distribution set for Friday March 19. The Parsippany distribution is from 10:30am ...

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Morristown, NJ –  The Morristown Partnership announced that, although there won't be the traditional Morristown Restaurant Week, there now will be Morristown Restaurant Month. Over 25 restaurant and food businesses will be participating. Food enthusiasts will able to dine out and then post on ...

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One year after COVID-19 struck New Jersey, shutting the entire state down and precipitating an unprecedented health and economic crisis, the Community FoodBank of New Jersey (CFBNJ) is releasing a special report on a year’s worth of activity in response to the pandemic. The report, titled “We Are ...

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Six sprinkle products and one kit containing the affected sprinkles have been voluntarily recalled due to undeclared milk, announced Wilton Brands.  The products were distributed nationally and through retail stores including Party City, Walmart and Wegmans. The following products were ...

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Emergency food assistance expected to stay at record levels for two years or more. Special to TAPinto.net. This story was written and produced by NJ Spotlight. It is being republished under a special NJ News Commons content-sharing agreement related to COVID-19 coverage. To read more, ...

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