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Kashrus alert on Butcher Shop label meat in St. Louis area

March 17, 2017 from the Vaad Hoeir of St. Louis:
Please be advised that beef products under the Butcher Shop label now available in the St. Louis area are NOT certified as Glatt Kosher.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A5860

Kashrus alert on EMMA Potato Gnocchi and Mini Potato Gnocchi

March 20, 2017 from the OK Kosher Certification:
EMMA Potato Gnocchi, Jan K Overweel Ltd., Woodbridge, ON, Canada has UNAUTHORIZED USE OF OK KOSHER SYMBOL:

EMMA Potato Gnocchi and Mini Potato Gnocchi bear an unauthorized OK kosher symbol on the packaging. These products are NOT certified by OK Kosher Certification.

Kashrus alert on David's Tea Vanilla Swirl Tea

March 17, 2017 - from the MK:

The MK wishes to inform the public that VANILLA SWIRL TEA PRODUCED BY DAVID’S TEA has been inadvertantly mislabeled with an MK pareve symbol. this product is in fact DAIRY. Corrective action has been taken.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A5859

South African kashrus alert on Forrest Fairys products

March 15, 2017: From the Beth Din of Johannesburg:

Forrest Fairys products are no longer ok, even when bearing the Beth Din Logo

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A5857

South African kashrus alert on Soft Spreads products

March 15, 2017: From the Beth Din of Johannesburg:

Soft Spreads products are no longer ok, even when bearing the Beth Din logo.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A5856

Misc. South African newly certified products

March 15, 2017: From the Beth Din of Johannesburg:

  • Pressed Juice Co. is newly under the Beth Din.
  • Mr Spice range is newly under.
  • The following Uber Drinks are Kosher and Parev: Apple & Cinnamon Rooibos Ice Tea, Mango & Vanilla Rooibos Ice Tea and Honey & Lemon Rooibos Ice Tea.
  • The following Toni Glass Collection of Teas products are certified and Parev: Ice Teas – Berry Baobab, Choc Chip Ginger, Kiwi Cucumber & Mint, Lemongrass, Coconut & Ginger, Melon Gogi Green, Sugar Free Ice Tea – Lemon Balm & Jujube, Litchi & Lime, Mulberry Marula, Sweet Apple Gooseberry, Silken Bag Tea Range – Chocolate & Hazelnut, Exotic Plum, Ginger, Rooibos Cranberry.
  • The following Earthshine products are Kosher and Parev and do not require a Beth Din logo: Kale Chips (Cheezy Herb 25g, Moroccan 25g, Zesty Chilli 25g), Flax Crackers (Flax Duo: Plain, Salted, Mediterranean, Mixed Seed, Red Onion and Chive), Activated Granola/Muesli (BerryBlast Activated Granola 250g, Crunchy Cacao Activated Granola 250g, Moringa Baobab Activated Granola 250g, Nutty Mesquite Activated Granola 250g, Berry Blast Activated Snack 30g, Nutty Mesquite Activated Snack 30g, Crunchy Cacao Activated Snack 30g, Moringa Baobab Activated Snack 30g, Luxury Fruit & Nut Muesli 350g), Florentine Big – Chocolate Cacao – (Fruit & Nut 60g, Original 55g), Florentine Mini – Chocolate Cacao – (Minty Buchu 35g, Original Dark Chocolate 35g, Turkish Rose 35g), Cacao Cookie (Almond & Fig, Cashew & Pineapple, Macadamia Nut & Date), Seed & Nuts (Activated Almonds 350g, Activated Buckwheat 350g, Activated Cashews 350g, Activated Pumpkin Seeds 350g, Activated Sunflower Seeds 350g, Activated Superseeds (Tamari) 350g, Activated Snack Almonds 20g, Activated Snack Cashews 20g, Activated Snack Pumpkin Seeds 20g, Activated Snack Sunflower Seeds 20g, Activated Snack Superseeds (Tamari) 20g, Savoury Seeds & Nuts Oak Aged Miso, Savoury Seeds & Nuts Spicy Thai.
  • Reminder: Please note that only the varieties of Bos Ice Teas listed on the website are certified; be sure to have a look if the certification is for both cans and bottles or only one. Bos Ice Teas in tetrapacks should not be used.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A5855

South African kashrus alert on Clover 100% Quali Juice and Quali Juice Nectar

March 15, 2017: From the Beth Din of Johannesburg:

Please be aware that Clover 100% Quali Juice and Quali Juice Nectar are not Kosher.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A5854

From the ORB: SUPERVISION TERMINATION: The Plaza at Pembroke Park Assisted Living Facility, 3535 SW 52nd Ave., Pembroke Park, FL 33023

March 17, 2017 - From the ORB:

Effective immediately, the Plaza Assisted Living Facility food service program is no longer being supervised by the ORB. The facility has been sold, and the new owners have chosen to discontinue the ORB's certification. For further information, please call 775-863-8871.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A5852

Kashrus alert on LA FE SEASONED SPANISH STYLE YELLOW RICE

March 15, 2017 - from COR Detroit:

LA FE brand SEASONED SPANISH STYLE YELLOW RICE, which was distributed on March 15, 2-17 at Mrs. Schwab’s Garage Kosher Food Pantry, bears an unauthorized OU and contains non-Kosher chicken fat. Please alert anyone who may have received this product.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A5851

Kashrus alert on Nature’s Garden Kid’s Rainbow Trail Mix

March 14, 2017 from the OK Kosher Certification:
Nature’s Garden Kid’s Rainbow Trail Mix, Cibo Vita, Inc., Fair Lawn, NJ MISTAKENLY LABELED AS OK KOSHER
A limited amount of Nature’s Garden Kid’s Rainbow Trail Mix is still being sold in Maine, bearing the OK Kosher symbol. As per our previous alert, this product is not kosher. Corrective actions were taken.


Kashrus alert on Nature’s Garden Kid’s Rainbow Trail Mix

August 4, 2016 from the OK Kosher Certification:
Nature’s Garden Kid’s Rainbow Trail Mix, Cibo Vita, Inc.was mistakenly labeled as OK Kosher. This product is not kosher. Corrective action is being taken.

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