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Shake ‘N Bake Ranch & Herb and Shake ‘N Bake Crispy Buffalo have been mistakenly labeled with the OK Pareve symbol instead of the OK D symbol.

August 16, 2017 from the OK:

Please be advised that Shake ‘N Bake Ranch & Herb and Shake ‘N Bake Crispy Buffalo have been mistakenly labeled with the OK Pareve symbol instead of the OKD symbol. These products are certified kosher and dairy, as per the ingredient list and allergen statement.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A6039

Super Bowl Cuisine in Kingston, NY is displaying UNAUTHORIZED OK kosher symbol on their menus

August 15, 2017 from the OK:

Please be advised that Super Bowl Cuisine in 300 Plaza Road Kingston, NY is displaying UNAUTHORIZED OK kosher symbol on their menus. This restaurant is NOT KOSHER CERTIFIED. Corrective actions are being taken.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A6038

Kosher Alert CorNiche Chef Express Curry Paste

August 15, 2017 from the OU:

CorNiche Cheff Express, Curry Paste (and any CorNiche product), Summit Import Corporation, Jersey City NJ; Dai Cheong Trading Co. Los Angeles CA as an unauthorized OU:
The Orthodox Union does not certify any CorNiche Chef Express products. Some packaging of CorNiche Curry Paste bears an unauthorized OU mark. Corrective actions are being implemented. If you see this product in the marketplace, please email the details at kosher@ou.org.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A6037

Kashrus alert on Smoked Salmon Poke Bowl sold in the kosher section of some Costco stores

August 15, 2017: :

Smoked Salmon Poke Bowls are being sold in the kosher section of some Costco's (such as Dedham, MA). This product is not certified as kosher and says the following on the package: "Rice included is not certified Kosher".

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A6035

Michigan farm recalls shell eggs because of Salmonella

August 15, 2017: The FoodSafetyNews: :

LaBar Poultry Farm in Manistique, Michigan is recalling shell eggs beuse they may contain Salmonella enteriditis. These were distributed to Alger, Delta, Dickinson, Luce, Mackinac, Marquette, Menominee and Schoolcraft counties and sold in dozen count containers.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A6034

Kashrus alert on Great Value Sprinkles Candy Coated Flavored Chocolate Chips

June 16, 2017 - from the cRc:

Please note that Great Value Sprinkles Candy Coated Flavored Chocolate Chips, distributed by Walmart, incorrectly states on the panel ingredients "milk." The product has no milk ingredients, but one of its ingredients is made on Dairy Equipment. The product bears the plain cRc logo without a D or D.E. next to the logo. Corrective action has been taken.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A6033

Kosher Alert Jaffa Old Fish House , Rego Park, NY

August 4, 2017 from the Vaad of Queens Twitter Feed

Please be aware that Jaffa Old Fish House located at 91-14 63rd Drive in Rego Park, NY is NOT under VHQ kosher certification.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A6031

Chodosh Update: Oats in General Mills cereals

August 10, 2017 from Yoseph Herman, The Guide to Chodosh, Hot Line 718-305-5133. Email: yherman@earlthlink.net

"According to the OU the oats is all General Mills cereals, such as Cheerios, may be Chodosh starting with a packing date of Sept 19, package Best if Used be date of Sept 26 18."
"We do not yet have any confirmed information about other breads of oats such as Quaker and the others."

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A6029

Chalav Yisroel alert on Dunkin' Donuts Frozen Coffee

July 31, 2017 from the Star-K:
Please note the following update for the two Dunkin' Donuts stores under Rabbi Salfer's certification located at 7000 Reisterstown Road and 1508 Reisterstown Road, Baltimore, MD:
A new item, FROZEN COFFEE, is Dairy, Cholov Stam, due to the content of non-Cholov Yisroel cream. For those who keep Cholov Yisroel, request "only milk, no cream."
For more information contact STAR-K: info@star-k.org or call 410-484-4110.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A6028

Additional information on Kashrus alert on Hilton Washington DC/Rockville Hotel & Executive Meeting Center

August 10, 2017 from the Rabbinical Council of Greater Washington:
Please be aware that the Hilton Washington DC/Rockville Hotel & Executive Meeting Center located on Rockville Pike is not yet under the supervision of the Capitol-K, (Rabbinical Council of Greater Washington).
Until then,catering will be provided by Potomac 18 Caterers, which is under the certification of the Capitol-K. The Vaad will keep the community updated regarding Kosher developments at this location.


Kashrus alert on Hilton Washington DC/Rockville Hotel & Executive Meeting Center

August 3, 2017 from the Rabbinical Council of Greater Washington:
Please be aware that the Hilton Washington DC/Rockville Hotel & Executive Meeting Center located on Rockville Pike is not yet under the supervision of the Rabbinical Council of Greater Washington despite advertisements that announce that it is Kosher. The Vaad will keep the community updated regarding Kosher developments at this location.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A6022
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