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Here are links & organizations recommended by Rabbi Baruch Lederman
Congregation Anshe Emes of Los Angeles (Rabbi Yitzchok Summers)
Congregation Beth Jehudah of Milwaukee (Rabbi Michel Twerski)
The Worldwide Orthodox Minyan Database
Heritage Retreats Summer Learning Program of California & Connecticut
Compilation of kosher products, services, stores, restaurants.
Kesher Outreach Program of London
Compilation of kosher products, services, stores, restaurants by Rabbi Eidlitz
Information on Tefillin, Mezzuzos, Torah Scrolls. Sales and repairs by San Diego
Sofer Alberto Attia
http://www.shopinisrael.com The goal of this site is to give worldwide the friends of Israel the opportunity
to shop in Israel.
http://www.stam.net Information on Tefillin, Mezzuzos, Torah Scrolls. Sales (ships worldwide) and
repairs by Jerusalem Sofer Yerachmiel Askotzky.
Star-K Kosher Certification
Torah Lifestyle Institute
Wisconsin Institute of Torah Study
Mesivtha Tifereth Jerusalem
145 East Broadway
New York, NY 10002
212-964-2830 fax 212-349-5213
Rabbinical Seminary of America
(Choftez Chaim Yeshiva)
76-01 147th Street
Kew Garden Hills, NY 11367
718-268-4700 fax 718-268-4684
Valley Torah High School for Boys &
Beis Medrash Ner Aryeh
12517 Chandler Blvd.
Valley Village, CA 91607
Valley Torah High School for Girls
12003 Riverside Drive
Valley Village, CA 91607
Wisconsin Institute for Torah Study
3288 North Lake Drive
Milwaukee, WI 53211
414-963-9317 fax 414-963-1415
Yeshiva Chofetz Chaim / Talmud Torah Yesod
Rechov Yam Suf, Sanhedria HaMurchevet
Jerusalem 91180 Israel
011-9722-581-0188 fax 011-9722-581-3640
Young Israel of Houston Synagogue (Rabbi Yehoshua Wender).
WE GOT SO MANY requests for the recipe for the Butterscotch Brownies, we include it
here. Thanks to Rebbetzin Debbi Lederman:
DOUBLE-DOUBLE BROWNIES (as found in "The 55 Best Brownies in the World",
3/4c all-purpose flour
1/2c chopped walnuts
1/4c cocoa powder
1/2c butter or margarine
Beat eggs until foamy. Stir in flour, sugar, walnuts, and salt. Set
aside. Place cocoa powder and butter in a saucepan and cook over low heat
until butter melts. Stir mixture well. Remove from heat and add to egg
mixture and blend well. Spread batter evenly in a greased 9" x 13" pan.
1/2c butter or margarine
1-1/2c brown sugar
2 eggs, beaten
2 tbls vanilla
1-1/2c all-purpose flour
1/4 tsp salt
1/2c chopped walnuts
Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Cream butter with sugar. Add eggs and
vanilla, beating until well mixed. Mix in flour, salt, and walnuts.
Spoon over Chocolate Layer in small mounds, spreading as evenly as
possible. Bake 25 - 30 minutes (in my oven, they were ready sooner) until
brownies begin to pull away from side of pan. Remove from oven and let
Rebbetzin Debbi Lederman's RECIPE for Double Chocolate Mint Cake:
1 cup all-purpose flour
1 cup sugar
1/2 cup butter or margarine, softened
12 oz. Hershey's syrup* (if using the syrup from the can, use the whole 16 ounce
Heat oven to 350. Grease 13 x 9 pan. In large mixer bowl, combine flour, sugar
butter, eggs and syrup. Beat until smooth. Pour into prepared pan, bake 25 to 30
minutes or until top springs back when lightly touched. Cool completely in pan.
Mint Cream Center:
2 cups confectioners' sugar
1/2 cup butter or margarine softened
1 tablespoon water
1/2 - 3/4 teaspoon mint extract
3 drops green food color (to get nice color)
In small bowl, combine all ingredients; beat until smooth.
Spread Mint Cream Center on cake; cover and chill.
6 tablespoons butter or margarine
1 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips
In small saucepan over very low heat, melt margarine and chocolate chips. Remove
from heat; stir until smooth. Cool slightly.
Pour Chocolate Topping over chilled dessert. Cover; chill at least 1 hour before
* Hershey's syrup - in the plastic bottles - there is a code printed on the back
of the bottle near the bottom. If the code ends with the letter "A", then it's
made on dairy equipment. If the code ends with the letter "C", then it's