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RABBI MOSHE FEINSTEIN (OBM)- TSHUVAH ON PEANUTS (TRANSLATED)

“Concerning peanuts, which were called stashkes in Europe—they have been accepted as being permitted on Pesach and are not considered kitniyos (legumes that are forbidden on Pesach) because all the reasons for the prohibition of kitniyos do not apply to peanuts. Peanuts are not sown in fields (with grain), and even if they were there […]

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Posted on March 25, 2014 at 12:04 am by rebrapp · Permalink · Comments Closed
In: Holidays, Kosher Alert, Kosher News, Passover

GABILA’S IS BACK!

FROM LONG ISLAND NEWSDAY A fire marshal Thursday cleared Gabila’s Knishes in Copiague to resume production of its mainstay product almost five months after a fire sidelined a key piece of equipment and resulted in a nationwide fried knish famine. Stacey Ziskin Gabay, executive vice president and general counsel for the family-owned business, said production […]

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Posted on March 14, 2014 at 12:04 am by rebrapp · Permalink · Comments Closed
In: General Topics, Kosher Alert, Kosher Kitchen, Kosher New Products, Kosher News

KOSHER BECAUSE IT HAS NO HECHSHER!

Products that are kosher only without a heksher Many years ago Garelick Farms decided to market its milk all-natural, which meant that it needed a natural source of Vitamin D – and it chose shark oil. This had at least two consequences: Hood Dairy began running an ad with the tagline “There’s something fishy about […]

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Posted on March 10, 2014 at 12:04 am by rebrapp · Permalink · Comments Closed
In: Kosher Alert, Kosher News

CHIEF RABBI LAU TO ALLOW FEMALE KOSHER INSPECTORS- FINALLY

Women Can Work As Kosher Food Inspectors, Chief Rabbi Belatedly Says Shmarya Rosenberg • FailedMessiah.com Speaking earlier today at the annual meeting of owners of catering halls, haredi Ashkenazi Chief of Israel Rabbi David Lau said he sees nothing wrong with employing female kosher food inspectors, Arutz Sheva reported. But for years the chief rabbinate […]

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Posted on March 3, 2014 at 12:04 am by rebrapp · Permalink · Comments Closed
In: General Topics, Kosher Alert, Kosher News