Long Island’s Premier Kosher Dairy Caterer
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Ackerstein Kosher Caterers in Long Island is under the strict supervision of THE Vaad Harabonim of Queens.
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What Is A Kosher Caterer?
Ackerstein Caterers of Long Island specializes in preparing and serving food and beverages that adhere to kashrut, the strict set of Jewish dietary laws. For big parties, special occasions, a small family get-together, or religious functions that require kosher food be served, Ackerstein Caterers is here to provide you with delicious authentic kosher cuisine.
Caterers can cover just about any sized event between an intimate holiday gathering and a massive ballroom extravaganza. Hiring a caterer takes out much of the stressed involved in planning any party or event, especially if certain dietary restrictions have to be adhered to. Kosher food in particular extra level of expertise, certification, and care.
Finding a kosher caterer in the Long Island and New York City area is a rather simple task. Simply key in “kosher caterer Long Island” and you will find a plethora of results. However, it’s important to note that not all kosher caterers in New York are created equally. To be a proper kosher caterer, one has to not only be certified, but adhere to the very strict Jewish dietary laws. Some New York caterers may advertise as being kosher, but cut corners and use some prohibited ingredients such as milk or chicken. Strict Orthodox Jews, or anyone seeking strictly kosher cuisine should be wary of this and make sure that they get a glatt kosher caterer.
There are many different hechshers (certified markings on food packaging), and there are also several different types of kosher caterers. When choosing a kosher caterer, one should ascertain which kind of hechshers that caterer uses. Also inquire as to whether that caterer is certified, and if the mashgiach (a trained person that oversees the establishment, processes, and foods for “kosherness”) has the proper qualifications as well. Ackerstein Caterers has been serving Long Island and New York City area under the strict supervision of The Vaad Harabonim of Queens for over 20 years.
Typically events that call for kosher catering include Jewish Weddings, bris’ and baby namings, Kiddushes, bar mitzvahs, bat mitzvahs & b’nai mitzvahs, shiva calls and unveilings, and L’Chaims. Holiday dinners, such as those on Hannukah, Rosh Hashanah or Passover, are also often catered by Ackerstein Caterers as well.
If you are located in or near the Long Island area and are in need of a kosher caterer for your upcoming simcha or any other event that will require kosher dairy food, contact Ackerstein Caterers at 516-538-6655 today!
Note: Ackerstein Caterers offers meat catering on Long Island as well through a separate venue (Wing Wan of West Hempstead.) Please call for more information about this.