Due to the complexities of the marketplace products that had a kosher symbol frequently change symbols or drop symbols. Products that were Parve may change to become Dairy or the reverse. Some containers of a product may have a kosher symbol, while other containers may have been made in a different plant and may not … Continued
Author: Rabbi Naftoli Eisemann
Star-K Alert: Cape Gourmet Signature Seafood Brand Frozen Fish Fillets Please note that CAPE GOURMET SIGNATURE SEAFOOD brand frozen NORWEGIAN ATLANTIC SALMON and NORWEGIAN COD PORTIONS, packed for United Seafood Enterprises, sold in ShopRite stores, bears an unauthorized STAR-K on the back of the package. Corrective action is being taken.
Updated 4/20/2017 based on the latest information shared by the major kashrus agencies. We have received queries about Target. As of 4/18/2017 the status of Target has been changed to problematic. Stores from which Chometz may be purchased after Pesach: Please read the following carefully to make sure that you don’t miss anything. Wine and … Continued
Most people are aware that Romaine lettuce (which many people use for Marror) must be insect free. It may be purchased pre-washed and checked, or you may clean and wash it yourself. Romaine lettuce hearts are relatively clean and not difficult to render insect-free. I will include my suggestions for cleaning a few common … Continued
This is the link for the Slurpee list. https://www.dropbox.com/s/xumghbstypiyhrk/KK-Slurpee-2017.pdf?dl=0
1- Many stores carry products with kitniyos (“legumes”) or egg matzah. Please check ingredients and follow your custom. These items are a great convenience for the days before Pesach, as you can give them to your children to eat and you don’t have to worry about them leaving the crumbs around the house. Even those … Continued
We would like to extend our appreciation to the Brown Family for establishing a large and diversified Kosher section at their Monument and Wyncote stores. The Monument store at 4160 Monument Road, Philadelphia, PA will be opening on March 2, 2017. The Wyncote store at 1000 Easton Rd. Wyncote, PA is open. It is very beneficial … Continued
Many people wonder why a vegan or a fish restaurant needs supervision. While it is true that vegan (and fish) restaurants have less kashrus concerns than other eateries, they still have very significant areas of concern for the Kosher consumer. Did an observant Jew turn on the fire? Was Israeli produce (very common at higher … Continued
As a member of the Association of Kashrus Organizations we share pertinent alerts from our fellow AKO members. Council of Orthodox Rabbis of Greater Detroit KASHRUS ALERT Costco has introduced a new line of meat from Tomer Kosher Foods which is certified by Triangle K and Rabbi Elimelech Lebowitz. Please note that this meat … Continued
Please check any icings and frostings which you use to make sure that their Parve status has not changed. Due to government regulations some frostings are being reformulated and are now classified as Dairy.