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November 22, 2010

What are these krill doing in my sardines?

Krill, crustaceans that look like teeny tiny shrimp, have been showing up in lately in certain brands of Kosher sardines. That's not so good, and it's why the Orthodox Union today issued this advisory.
Posted by Richard Gorelick at 1:03 PM | | Comments (2)


My penguin swears by them.

Actually krill oil is one of the most potent Omega 3 sources, super high in DHA/EPA components. Peer reviewed studies have shown it to be a strong anti-inflamatory, with significant positive effects on cardiovascular health, arthritis, PMS (... ladies), and depression.

I recommend the following brand and source. iHerb.Com sells it for 47% off retail. It is also easy to digest even on an empty stomach, so you you won't have penguin breath.

Ooops, here's the link:

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Richard Gorelick was appointed The Baltimore Sun's restaurant critic in September 2010. Before joining the paper staff fulltime, he contributed freelance criticism and features articles about food to area and regional publications. Along the way, he dispatched for short-distance trucking companies, shilled for cultural non-profits, and assisted in cognitive neurology research – never the subject, always the control.

He takes restaurants seriously but not himself, and his favorite restaurant is the one you love, too.

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