Food & Drink

May 8, 2021

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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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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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 the packaging for Hostess Chocolate CupCakes and the packaging doesn't list coconut, an ingredient, as an ...

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NEW JERSEY – Approximately 2,100 cases of Sabra Classic Hummus have been recalled due to possible Salmonella contamination, the Sabra Dipping Company, LLC announed this week. The contamination was discovered after the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) did a routine screening of a single tub ...

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PATERSON, NJ - When it comes to attracting new business to Paterson, Mayor Andre Sayegh said Thursday, city officials aren’t “winging it.” The quip came as Sayegh, along with Council Vice President Lilisa Mimms and 4th Ward Councilwoman Ruby Cotton, helped cut the ribbon on Wingstop, located at ...

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PATERSON, NJ - El Abuelito Cheese Inc, a Paterson New Jersey company, has removed all El Abuelito brand Cheese products from shelves due to confirmed laboratory findings of a listeria monocytogenes outbreak, announced the FDA. According to the FDA, there have been 10 illnesses and nine ...

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TRENTON, NJ - The app-based food delivery service, DoorDash, has partnered with the New Jersey Restaurant & Hospitality Association (NJRHA) to provide restaurants across New Jersey with grants of $2,500 or $5,000 based on need and criteria. Made possible by a donation of $500,000 delivered ...

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Approximately 752,615 pounds of not-ready-to-eat pepperoni hot pockets from Nestle have been recalled,  the USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) have announced. According to the release, the product may be "contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically pieces of glass and hard ...

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WASHINGTON D.C. - Although the holidays may be smaller and a little different this year, don't let those memories be soured by getting sick. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is reminding everyone to "say no to raw dough". When you prepare homemade dough for cookies, cakes, and ...

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Best Rum Spiked Cranberry Jelly Recipe Take 4 cinnamon sticks, 1.5 cups of water, 2 cups of sugar, 1/2  a tsp. ground ginger, 1 tsp. cinnamon and 1 1/2 tsp. ground clove and put them in a stock pot. Boil until the sugar melts and then boil on low for about 5 mins. Add 4 bags of fresh ...

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PATERSON, NJ - Citing an uptick in COVID-19 cases locally and throughout New Jersey Mayor Andre Sayegh declared Wednesday that restaurants, bars, and nightclubs across Paterson must close at midnight until further notice.  The city is averaging about 40 new positive cases per day this week, ...

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PATERSON, NJ - While Paterson’s restaurant scene may not be world famous yet, the city is home to some of the world’s best restaurants, at least according to Mayor Andre Sayegh, a self-confessed “foodie.” On Friday Sayegh was celebrating the return of indoor dining, making his first stop at ...

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PATERSON, NJ - Paterson residents are invited to make a run for the border Saturday, or at least to Bauerle Field House, where Bro-Ritos Food Truck will be giving away free tacos, while supplies last, courtesy of Corridor IV Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc., Lambda Upsilon Chapter, Commissioner ...

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For the sweetest corn, eat it as soon as possible after it’s picked. The sugar turns to starch as it ages. Until then, keep it in the husk in the fridge. Once you’re ready to enjoy your corn, remove the husk and silk, wash it and try one of these easy ideas: 1. Sprinkle raw kernels over salad ...

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PATERSON, NJ - Paterson residents are invited to make a run for the border Tuesday, or at least to Eastside Park, where Bro-Ritos Food Truck will be giving away free tacos, while supplies last, courtesy of Corridor IV Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc., Lambda Upsilon Chapter, Dr. Christopher Irving, ...

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PATERSON, NJ - Despite almost everything slowing down around them, when it came to continuing to deliver fresh and healthy meals to individuals and families in need Eva’s Village “didn’t miss a beat” during the COVID-19 pandemic, Marie Caliendo, Director of Philanthropy for the Paterson-based ...

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PATERSON, NJ - A vision to turn a “seedy” lot in the heart of Paterson’s 4th Ward into a place where seeds can grow continues to produce a plentiful bounty and supply of fresh fruits and vegetables for area residents. “Senior citizens from right up the block can now come here and get healthy ...

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PATERSON, NJ – With unemployment rates at a record high in Paterson, demand has skyrocketed at local food pantries as more families struggle to make ends meet. Now five months into the COVID-19 pandemic, more residents have become “food insecure,” meaning they don’t know where their next meal is ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Praise of President Donald Trump by the CEO of New Jersey-based Goya has stirred up some strong passions in the local Latino community, although most believe the proposed retaliation will be ineffective. Latinos are politically divided when it comes to Trump because of his ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- Gov. Phil Murphy surprised restaurant owners who had been preparing for the return of indoor dining on Thursday, July 2, by announcing just four days before that indoor seating would be delayed indefinitely.  Having spent money ordering food, retraining workers, and purchasing PPE ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- Although he planned to loosen restrictions on indoor dining in New Jersey on Thursday, July 2, Gov. Phil Murphy announced at his daily COVID-19 press conference Monday that he will delay the reopening. He provided no timetable of when indoor dining -- even at reduced capacity -- ...

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TRENTON, NJ --  The local microbrewery or brewpub that has been closed for months because of COVID-19 could be getting a helping hand under a proposal moving through the New Jersey State Legislature. Senate Bill 2463 (S-2463), sponsored by Senator Linda Greenstein, would expand an existing New ...

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TRENTON, NJ – Gov. Phil Murphy outlined a series of guidelines Thursday for the thousands of bars and restaurants across the state to follow when they begin to welcome back patrons on June 15. Although non-essential retail businesses will follow familiar rules that have been observed for months ...

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TRENTON, NJ — Garden State eateries continuing to hurt because of COVID-19 will get further relief June 15 when the state will begin allowing for in-person outdoor dining. Gov. Phil Murphy, in announcing the executive order Wednesday, said he himself has a reservation for June 15 although he ...

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PATERSON, NJ - Paterson residents are invited to make a run for the border Tuesday, or at least to Public School #21, where Bro-Ritos Food Truck will be giving away free tacos, while supplies last, courtesy of Corridor IV Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc., Lambda Upsilon Chapter, Dr. Christopher ...

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PATERSON, NJ – Life just got a little bit sweeter for Paterson residents that have relied on Oasis- A Haven for Women & Children for support during the COVID-19 public health crisis. On Wednesday, Adam Goldman, who owns shops in Paterson and West Orange, delivered 100 “decorate your own” donut ...

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PATERSON, NJ - Paterson residents are invited to make a run for the border Tuesday, or at least to Public School #13, where Bro-Ritos Food Truck will be giving away free tacos, while supplies last, courtesy of Corridor IV Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc., Lambda Upsilon Chapter, and Paterson Team ...

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PATERSON, NJ - When TAPinto Paterson interviewed business owner Shane Gerald about the opening of his new restaurant, Fast Break Cafe, back in April, he spoke about how important giving back to his community was to him.  His goal, he said, was to make his “a community-based place” for those who ...

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