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  KASHRUT UPDATES:

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28 August 2015    KASHRUT ALERT    13 Elul 5775

GLUTEN FREE, CRANBERRY AND ALMOND BISCUITS as well as MOCHA CHOCOLATE BISCUITS manufactured by FRESH EARTH GLUTEN FREE BAKE HOUSE are erroneously marked as Parev. These products are Milchik. The company apologises for the error and are taking corrective action.

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16 July 2015    KASHRUT NOTICE    29 Tammuz 5775

JORDY'S PACIFIC BISTRO
(11 SWEMMER ROAD) is a newly certified Beth Din Mehadrin meat restaurant & take-away.

Contact 072 338-8731 for more information.

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17 June 2015       KASHRUT ALERT       30 Sivan 5775

TERRIFIC CANDY
erroneously bears the OU kosher symbol. Please note that this product is not certified by the OU and therefore it is not approved by the Johannesburg Beth Din.

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21 May 2015       KASHRUT ALERT       3 Sivan 5775

FUTURELIFE products are kosher certified and MILCHIK. Please note that the logo on the packaging does NOT specify their kosher status.The company apologises for the error.

OCEAN FRESH CURRIED FISH and OCEAN FRESH PICKLED FISH bear an unauthorised kosher sign. The company apologises for the error.

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14 May 2015       KASHRUT ALERT       25 Iyar 5775

DANONE ULTRAMEL ZERO
erroneously bears the Beth Din logo. This product is NOT Kosher certified. The company apologises for the error.
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22 April 2015      KASHRUT NOTICE      3 Iyar 5775

Yellow cheeses that are matured for six months (such as mature cheddar, extra mature cheddar and Parmesan) will require a six hour wait until eating meat, according to all opinions. Any cheese matured for less than six months, opinions vary and one should consult ones local Rabbi.
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1 April 2015 KASHRUT NOTICE 12 Nissan 5775

APPROVED BABY CEREALS

Preferably one should use baby cereal that is Kosher for Pesach.


If the above is not available then the following, although containing Kitniyot, may be used for babies only. However they should be used in separate vessels with separate utensils and washing-up facilities (that will not be used with Kosher for Pesach food items and utensils).

CERELAC CARROT & SPINACH (MILCHIK)

CERELACHONEY (MILCHIK)

CERELACMAIZE (MILCHIK)

CERELACRICE (MILCHIK)

NESTUM HONEY

NESTUM MAIZE

NESTUM RICE

NESTUM STRAWBERRY & BANANA

There is no Kosher for Pesach baby cereal locally produced.

PESACH GUIDE: ERRATA

The last paragraph on page 41 should read as follows:

“Each member of the family should have a kiddush cup that holds the minimum shiur (quantity) of 86ml. Since this year the first Seder falls on Shabbat, it is preferable for the first of the four cups of wine, at the Seder on the first night, to hold a minimum shiur (quantity) of 150ml.”

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27 March 2015      KASHRUT NOTICE      7 Nissan 5775

BUTTER

The following butters with a manufacturing date on or after 1 February 2015 are Kosher for Pesach

They do not have a Pesach sticker and are not Chalav Yisrael

MOOIRIVER – salted butter
SPRINGBOK – unsalted butter

EITAN VAAL

Please note that all pre-washed Eitan Vaal products available as from Monday 30 March 2015 are to be considered as insect free.

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26 March   2015 KASHRUT NOTICE   6 Nissan 5775

KOSHER FOR PASSOVER SHELVES

Please note that the "Pesach section" in retail stores is not under Beth Din supervision. Our certification extends only to the products, and we have no control over how independent retailers pack their shelves. Please check the labels very carefully to ensure that the products are properly certified for Pesach.

KOSHERWORLD
is certified by the Kashrut Division and the Pesach shelves have been checked at this store.

UOS WEBSITE - PESACH SECTION

The Beth Din Pesach Guide is now available on our website http://www.uos.co.za/kashrut/pesach.asp .

The actual hard copy of the guide will be made available in selected Pick n Pay stores.

The selling of the Chametz should ideally be done personally through your local Rabbi. One can download a sale of Chametz From directly from the website or submit the online Sale of Chametz electronically.

IMPORTED PRODUCTS

Some imported products, especially from Israel, carry a valid Pesach hechsher but contain kitniyot or kitniyot derivatives. The custom amongst Ashkenazim is not to consume kitniyot. There are different opinions regarding kitniyot derivatives. Please check labels carefully and make your purchases in accordance with your customs.

Products bearing the OU or Star-K hechsher which are kosher for Pesach will have the letter “P” adjacent to the logo. The “P” is for Pesach, not Parev.

INGREDIENTS LISTING ON PRODUCTS

All Kosher for Pesach local products, the actual ingredients conform to our Pesach regulations, irrespective of what appears on the packaging.

EGG MATZAH

Chametz is only created by the fermentation of flour of one of the five major grains through the medium of water. Fermentation in the presence of all other liquids – such as fruit juices, wine or eggs – do not create Chametz. The mixture commonly known as Egg Matzah (although it is usually made today with apple or grape juice) may therefore be eaten during Pesach without any concerns of Chametz as long as no water is added to the mixture. If even a drop of water is added to the mixture or to any of its ingredients, the mixture may become Chametz almost immediately.

Because of the concern that water may have been added, the custom among Ashkenazim is to refrain from using Egg Matzah during Pesach, unless it is absolutely necessary for children or the elderly who would have difficulty eating regular Matzah; and even then they may not fulfil the Mitzvah of eating Matzah at the Seder with Egg Matzah.

APPROVED BABY FORMULA

Preferably one should use baby formula that is Kosher for Pesach.

If the above is not available then the following, although containing Kitniyot, may be used. However they should be used in separate vessels with separate utensils and washing-up facilities (that will not be used with Kosher for Pesach food items and utensils).

INFACARE® GOLD SOYA1 (PAREV)

INFACARE® GOLD SOYA2 (PAREV)

INFACARE® GOLD SOYA3 (PAREV)

INFACARE® SOYA1 (PAREV)

INFACARE® SOYA2 (PAREV)

LACTOGEN 2 (MILCHIK)

NAN 1 (MILCHIK)

NAN 2 (MILCHIK)

NAN3 (MILCHIK)

There is no Kosher for Pesach baby formula locally produced.

HULLET SUGAR

The Huletts Sugar 2.5 kg 2015 Kosher for Passover sugar was produced in January 2015 and the 2014 packaging was used in error.

UPDATE TO CERTIFIED PRODUCTS FOR PESACH

Ceres Juices did not manufacture for Pesach 2015.


S.A.D. and Safari - PLAIN apples, apricots (excluding Turkish Apricots) peaches, pears are Kosher for Pesach even without a Kosher for Pesach sticker

S.A.D. and Safari - prunes and raisins (Sunflower Oil) are Kosher for Pesach even without a Kosher for Pesach sticker

Bon Apetit Original Salad Dressing

Cape Aqua (still, sparkling and flavoured water)

Debras (Schmaltz and Vinegar)

Delicious-2-Go Frozen Potato Chips

Fresh ‘n Krispy – Salted Crisps (Palm Oil)

Goldbees Shmaltz

Milly’s Smoked Trout Fillets

Mooz Dairy (milk, cheese, fresh cream and yoghurt)

Selwyn Segal Salted Crisps (Sunflower Oil)

Sunset Design (Chocolates)

Tiberius Fish Emporium

PET FOOD UPDATE

Hills have advised us that the information that they had originally provided Dr Hodes was incorrect. They apologise for the error.

The information below replaces page 78 in the Pesach Guide.

HILLS SCIENCE DIET

1. Dogs
Prescription Diet

Dry: The entire range is suitable except: B/D, H/D, I/D Low Fat, Metabolic Advanced Weight Solution – Normal Mini and Treats
Wet: The entire range is suitable except: W/D and I/D
Normal Diet

Dry: The entire range is suitable except: Healthy Mobility Adult – Mini, Medium and Large Breed, Sensitive Stomach, Mature Adult Senior: Mini, Medium and Large Breed (name changed to Active Longevity) and Mature Adult Senior Light (name changed to Advanced Longevity Light), Adult Advanced Fitness – Mini, Medium and Large Breed, Perfect Weight – all sizes, .
Wet: Only the Light tinned food is suitable.
2. Cats

Prescription Diet

Dry: The entire range is suitable except: C/D Multicare and C/D Urinary Stress
Wet: The entire range is suitable except: C/D, I/D, J/D, L/D, W/D and K/D
Pouches: The entire range is suitable except: I/D, C/D, and K/D
Normal Diet

Dry: The entire range is suitable except: Optimal Care Adult Chicken,Active Longevity Mature Adult Chicken, Hairball Control Mature Adult, Ideal Balance, Perfect Weight
Wet: None
Pouches: None

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13 February 2015 KASHRUT ALERT 24 Shevat 5775

JORDY’S PACIFIC BISTRO is not certified by the Beth Din.

Only the SEATTLE COFFEE outside KosherWorld is certified by the Beth Din.
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30 January 2015  KASHRUT ALERT    10 Shevat 5775

Anat’s Pita in Johannesburg is Parev and Mehadrin when bearing a Beth Din sticker.

Anat’s Pita in Cape Town is Parev and not Mehadrin, unless indicated otherwise. The logo is incorporated on their packaging.

Ladysmith Butter is incorrectly labelled as Parev. This product is Milchik.

McCains Brocolli erroneously bears a Beth Din logo. This product is not certified as kosher.

Finn Crisp is no longer approved by the Beth Din.
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20 January 2015  KASHRUT NOTICE  29 Tevet 5775

Please note that Woolworths tinned tuna with the Beth Din logo is kosher but not Mehadrin.

All other tinned tuna with the Beth din logo is kosher and Mehadrin.   
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25 November 2015   KASHRUT NOTICE   3 Kislev 5775


We are pleased to advise that the following Futurelife products are certified kosher, milchik, with or without the Beth Din logo.

Smart Food - Strawberry
Smart Food - Chocolate
Smart Food - Banana
Smart Food – Original
High Protein – Chocolate
High Protein – Original
Zero

Please note: Futurelife products not listed above, are currently not certified.
For more information on Futurelife, visit www.futurelife.co.za
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9 December 2014 KASHRUT ALERT 18 Kislev 5775

Food Lovers Peach Slices in
Grape Juice erroneously bears a Beth Din logo. This product is NOT kosher

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29 September 2014    KASHRUT ALERT   5 Tishrei 5775

The Cape Beth Din has withdrawn certification from Mrs Katz's Chickens.

Mrs Katz’s Chickens purchased prior to the 18th of September are Kosher.

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10 September 2014    KASHRUT ALERT    15 Elul 5774

All Kiri and Babybel products bearing the Hechsher of Rabbi M A Bamberger (who passed away in February 2014) that were produced after January 2014 are not kosher certified by Rabbi Bamberger and therefore not approved by the Beth Din.

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3 September 2014    KASHRUT NOTICE    8 Elul 5774

FRANGELICAS – Status of Parev Products

Frangelicas, in Long Avenue, Glenhazel, is under full time kashrut supervision and comprises two separate kitchens, one milk, and one parev.

All products made in the milk kitchen are milchik, not Chalav Yisrael.

All take-away parev products are made in the parev kitchen on dedicated equipment and are Mehadrin (eg muffins, breads, cakes etc), with the exception of items containing tuna.

“PIZZA MIKE – KOSHER STYLE”

This is a non-kosher Pizza manufacturer. Pamphlets are being distributed outside Jewish schools and kosher stores. Kosher consumers are asked to be aware and to exercise caution.
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