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Kosher Cinnabon Now Open?

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LoveKosherEats Jan 29, 2008 02:39 PM

I heard that a kosher Cinnabon opened up in Northern NJ today -- can anyone confirm?

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    LoveKosherEats Jan 29, 2008 06:50 PM

    It did! In hackensack...!

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      hindyg Jan 29, 2008 07:48 PM

      Care to share a more exact location?

      Thanks!

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        morris Jan 30, 2008 04:57 AM

        The Carvel/Cinnabon shop at 450 Hackensack Ave (the Pathmark/Home Depot shopping center) is now certifed by kof-k.

        http://www.kof-k.org/cdetails.php?cid...

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          Kosher Critic Jan 31, 2008 07:09 AM

          I wonder how it compares to the one in Mexico City.

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            DeisCane Jan 31, 2008 07:14 AM

            It probably uses less cumin.

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              tomby Jan 31, 2008 07:31 AM

              after I've checked them both out I will let you know.

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                Kosher Critic Feb 4, 2008 07:03 AM

                Now that I have tried both, the Hackensack version is quite similar to its Mexican cousin, differing in that it has tables as well as Carvel. The cinnabon bun itself is quite tasty and very rich though a bit gooey in the center. It seemed that the employees were still getting the hang of producing the five or so items that they sell. They are sold individually (warm) or in boxes for reheating at home. Novel, but I can't see eating too many (at least not in one day :)).

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              bfarkas Feb 2, 2008 08:52 PM

              Wow! Thanks for the info. I live in Teaneck, and didn't hear a word about it.

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          sayemet Dec 27, 2009 05:22 AM

          I used to travel from Long Island to get kosher cinnabons but they are now selling hot kosher cinnabons in Cedarhurst at TLC

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            queenscook Dec 27, 2009 07:38 AM

            What is TLC and where did you used to travel to? Are you speaking of Cinnabon brand or just big cinnamon rolls?

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              shoelace Dec 27, 2009 02:18 PM

              hes either associated with this tlc place, or the owner, hes posted only twice, and both have been in connection t the tlc, the lite choice, place in cedarhurst

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            ravyossi Dec 27, 2009 10:21 AM

            There is also a kosher Carvel/Cinnabon location in Stamford, CT.

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              Janette Dec 28, 2009 02:16 AM

              I went to a Kosher Cinnabon in Sawgrass Mills Shopping Outlet in Florida. I thought the bun I ate was absolutely vile and completely undercooked in the centre. I wouldn't bother wasting my money or calories next time!

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                cappucino Dec 28, 2009 03:24 AM

                I agree with Janette. Too sweet, too undercooked in the center. I love sweet things and I have to say "sickening" is the adjective most appropriate. But, hearty appetite to those of you who like that kind of stuff.

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                  DebbyT Dec 28, 2009 05:46 AM

                  Agreed - much too sweet. But the Cinnabon here in Hackensack has something akin to Churros which were delicious!

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                ettilou Dec 28, 2009 03:56 PM

                I went to TLC today and bought the Cinabon rolls....$3.75 EACH !! The icing definately wasn't what the mall stores have, it was thicker and it didn't seem freshly made though it tasted ok. Overall, it was the experience of eating something that had been 'forbidden" that made the experience acceptable.

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