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Wednesday, March 9, 2016 - 10:31

Welcome to the restored, revitalized, refurbished, renewed, re-re-re blog for SUNRISE KOSHER aka the Vaad of Northern California! We have worked long and hard on updating our website and bringing you a steady stream of interesting information to the Bay Area and the whole of the Northern California kosher community. The updated website features items such as:

  • Listing of current restaurants
  • Catering companies
  • Production facilities
  • Venues available for hosting an event
  • NEW! Map locations
  • NEW! For visitors and those new to the area: KOSHER NEAR ME, and interactive map of retail outlest that carry VAAD and general kosher certified products mor than usual.
  • NEW! Online application for new companies, caterers and customers

And for the blog
Many new ideas are being explored, such as:

  • Demystifying the kosher business sector
  • Ethics of certification, for example GMO, Kosher slaughter, Free-range, and “Junk Food” 
  • Importance of third party, objective certification
  • Kosher food prepration - checking for tricky bugs: asparagus, artichokes, brussel sprouts
  • Prepping for Chaggim
  • Kosher tips and tastes
  • Recipes from our followers
  • Rabbi’s ramblings and rumblings on kosher experiences on the road
  • Kosher heroes, history, and pride
  • Torah thoughts
  • Cartoons
  • Promotions from VAAD companies
  • Weekly featured VAAD companies
  • Kosher standards - Is Northern California up to LA or NY?

And much more! Please send in your ideas and comments so we can make the blog and the website meaningful to all our community.