Feature Article - October 2007
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Food For Thought

Simple Menu Changes for Special Diets

By Stacy St. Clair



Keep Kosher

Eight major sporting venues on the East Coast offer concession stands operated by Kosher Sports Inc.

In addition to selling foods that adhere to the religion's strict codes, the company even offers prayers—a ritual known as davening—during each home game.

Here's a look at the stands and what they offer:

SHEA STADIUM IN FLUSHING, N.Y.
Menu: all-beef hot dogs with sauerkraut, hamburgers, potato knishes, chicken nuggets, French fries, pretzels, peanuts, Klein's Ices, soda and bottled water
Davening: middle of the 7th in the food court

NATIONAL TENNIS CENTER IN FLUSHING, N.Y.
Menu: all-beef hot dogs, spicy Italian sausages with peppers and onions, homemade potato knishes, pretzels, tuna wrap, turkey wrap, pastrami sandwiches, fresh turkey salad, bottled soda, bottled water, fruit drinks.
Davening: 7 p.m. every evening

LINCOLN FINANCIAL FIELD IN PHILADELPHIA
Menu: all-beef hot dogs with sauerkraut, spicy Italian sausages with peppers and onions, potato knishes, chili, pretzels, beer, bottled soda and bottled water
Davening: third quarter

M&T BANK STADIUM IN BALTIMORE
Menu: all-beef hot dogs, spicy Italian sausages with peppers and onions, hamburgers, chicken tenders with French fries, pretzels, peanuts, chips, fountain soda, bottled water, beer and hot chocolate
Davening: half-time

ORIOLE PARK AT CAMDEN YARDS IN BALTIMORE
Menu: all-beef hot dogs, spicy Italian sausages with peppers and onions, chicken tenders with French fries, chocolate brownies, pretzels, peanuts, homemade potato knishes, chips, fountain soda, bottled water and bottled beer
Davening: end of the 5th

KEYSPAN PARK IN BROOKLYN, N.Y.
Menu: all-beef hot dogs, hamburgers, homemade garlic potato knishes, peanuts, bottled soda and bottled water
Davening: in the 7th-inning stretch

RFK STADIUM IN WASHINGTON, D.C.
Menu: all-beef hot dogs, spicy Italian sausages, knishes, pretzels, peanuts, bottled soda, bottle water, bottled beer
Davening: in the 7th-inning stretch

DOLPHIN STADIUM IN MIAMI
Menu: all-beef hot dogs, spicy Italian sausages with peppers and onions, peanuts, homemade potato knishes, bottled soda, bottled water and bottled beer
Davening: 8 p.m.