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Kosher Meals from DOE Brooklyn and Queens
« on: April 21, 2020, 11:56:40 AM »
https://www.schools.nyc.gov/school-life/food/free-meals

Borenstein Caterers- certified by Volove Kashrus.

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Re: Kosher Meals from DOE Brooklyn and Queens
« Reply #1 on: April 21, 2020, 02:07:49 PM »
Are these airplane meals or something different? Also, I know that today is only Williamsburg and other locations don't begin until Thursday, but if you go, please let us know which location and what time you went and how the line was.

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Re: Kosher Meals from DOE Brooklyn and Queens
« Reply #2 on: April 21, 2020, 02:12:37 PM »
Are these airplane meals or something different? Also, I know that today is only Williamsburg and other locations don't begin until Thursday, but if you go, please let us know which location and what time you went and how the line was.
officially going to be fresh and healthy food. Not sure how airplane meals would fall into that category. 

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Re: Kosher Meals from DOE Brooklyn and Queens
« Reply #3 on: April 21, 2020, 02:14:37 PM »
Are these airplane meals or something different? Also, I know that today is only Williamsburg and other locations don't begin until Thursday, but if you go, please let us know which location and what time you went and how the line was.

Would be best to see pics of what you actually got.

The picture I saw had non-CY chocolate milk and didnít look like something packaged for transporting home, it was probably just a placeholder.
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Re: Kosher Meals from DOE Brooklyn and Queens
« Reply #4 on: April 21, 2020, 02:15:18 PM »
Frozen gefilte fish included?
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Re: Kosher Meals from DOE Brooklyn and Queens
« Reply #5 on: April 21, 2020, 02:24:11 PM »

The picture I was had non-CY chocolate milk and didnít look like something packaged for transporting home, it was probably just a placeholder.
Must have been.
וואלאווע is a Chassidish hechsher and would never certify non-CY.

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Re: Kosher Meals from DOE Brooklyn and Queens
« Reply #6 on: April 21, 2020, 02:31:38 PM »
Iíll let you know on Thursday. Assuming its gonna be similar to the non kosher offerings. Maybe kemach cereal and cy milk instead of cheerios and non cy. Lunch deli sandwich or chicken wrap, is what the non kosher menu is serving. So again assume it will be similar.

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Re: Kosher Meals from DOE Brooklyn and Queens
« Reply #7 on: April 21, 2020, 02:52:26 PM »
The certification from the Volove is for "Regal-Glatt" so I guess there's the reputation of airplane mael is there. We just need a נחשון to see if they can live up to something better than their  reputation.

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Free Kosher Meals in 5 Burroughs from DOE
« Reply #8 on: April 22, 2020, 10:46:15 AM »
https://www.schools.nyc.gov/school-life/food/free-meals?fbclid=IwAR1L47k7cNne4I9ZZ7Y8P1l5lvmIvGmRRE-3IsM7C9qBBfYhUGv0nsaG4fI

For those needing meals, DOE providing 3 meals a day. The kosher meals are by Borenstein

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Re: Free Kosher Meals in 5 Burroughs from DOE
« Reply #9 on: April 22, 2020, 11:09:36 AM »
Lox for breakfast, lox for lunch & lox for dinner  :D

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Re: Free Kosher Meals in 5 Burroughs from DOE
« Reply #10 on: April 22, 2020, 11:47:51 AM »
Could you send some over to Lakewood?

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Re: Free Kosher Meals in 5 Burroughs from DOE
« Reply #11 on: April 22, 2020, 08:57:50 PM »
Should be merged with this thread.

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Re: Kosher Meals from DOE Brooklyn and Queens
« Reply #12 on: April 22, 2020, 09:58:21 PM »
Should be merged with this thread.

Done, thanks.
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Re: Kosher Meals from DOE Brooklyn and Queens
« Reply #13 on: April 22, 2020, 09:58:57 PM »
Lox for breakfast, lox for lunch & lox for dinner  :D

At least Borensteinís lox might be edible, Borensteinís ďomeletteĒ on the other hand...
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Re: Kosher Meals from DOE Brooklyn and Queens
« Reply #14 on: April 22, 2020, 11:31:52 PM »
Im debating checking it out tomorrow in queens. real dumb though that kid pickup hours and adult pickup hours are at different times. means families have to go twice in theory