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The following kashrus alert was received from the from the Scroll-K on July 8, 2008

The National Bacon Salt produced by J&D Bacon Salt of Seattle Washington is certified scroll K dairy; however, the dairy designation was inadvertently omitted. Future packaging will be corrected and will bear the scroll KD designation.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A2442

The following kashrus alert is from the OK on July 8, 2008

Please be advised that Lyons Designer Dessert Sauce Caramel Flavor -#2661 ia mislabeled as OK-DE. This product is actually dairy and should be labeled OK-D. Labeling s being destroyed and new labels are being printed. Consumers who find a package of the Lyons Caramel Flavor Dessert Sauce should contact the OK Kosher Certification immediately.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A2441

The following kashrus alert is from the OU on July 8, 2008

Asaro Cherry Tomatoes & Basil Pasta Sauce, UPC #8 020793 000904, A. Pensabene Agroalimentari- Italy: This product bears an unauthorized OU symbol and is being withdrawn from the marketplace. Consumers spotting this product are requested to contact the Orthodox Union at 212-613-8241 or via email at kashalerts@ou.org.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A2440

The following kashrus alert is from the OU on July 8, 2008

The following products from Waggoner Chocolates (Fundraising Series) from Waggoner Chocolates- N. Canton, OH contain dairy ingredients as listed on the ingredient panel but the dairy designation has been inadvertently omitted. Future packaging will be revised:

  • Hot Fudge (6 oz)
  • Liquid Carmel (6 oz)
  • Mint Meltaway (6 oz)
  • Peanut Butter (6 oz)

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A2439

The following kashrus alert is from the Johannesburg Beth Din on July 8, 2008

Real Juice, Real Fruit Tea and Quali Juice, manufactured by The Real Juice Company have all been reformulated and will in future contain non kosher ingredients. The Beth Din logo has been removed from the new non-kosher product. Existing products which are still kosher continue to display the BethDin logo. The final products with the kosher logo will have expiry dates as follows:
Real Juice - 4th August 2008
Real Fruit Tea - 14th August 2008
Quali Juice - 21 August 2008
Consumers are advised to check labels carefully.
Please Note: Dairybelle Real Juice is a different product to the one mentioned above and is kosher, with or without the Beth Din logo, in the following flavours (Apple, Appleberry, Cloudy Apple & Pear, Mango Orange, Orange, Pineapple & Ginger, Symphony of Fruits, Tangerine.)

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A2438

The following kashrus alert is from the KAJ on July 7, 2008

An advertisement erroneously indicates Sprinkles Pizza and Ice Cream in Fallsburg, New York is under the supervision of KAJ. Neither Sprinkles Pizza and Ice Cream nor Feller's Woodridge Pizza Cafe is currently under KAJ supervision.
Editor's note: They are under the supervision of Rabbi Yitzchok Lebowitz.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A2437

The following South African kashrus alert is from the Beth Din of Johannesburg on July 4, 2008

Some boxes of Natures Source Lite ‘n Crispy Baked Low Fat Cereal have erroneously been marked with a parev logo. This product is milchik. Natures Source has apologized for the oversight and are recalling all stock.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A2435

The following health recall is from FDA on July 2, 2008

Quaker Cinnamon Life Cereal, Net Wt. 21 oz. box, 14 boxes per case, UPC 0 30000 06080 3; Recall # F-405-8
CODE: Best Before Code Dates on the box: MAY 17 09 L "X" 30, MAY 18 09 L "X" 30, MAY 22 09 L "X" 30, MAY 23 09 L "X" 30. Lot Codes on the cases: MAY 22 08 L "X" 30, MAY 23 08 L "X" 30, MAY 27 08 L "X" 30, MAY 28 08 L "X" 30. "X" is a line # that can be a 1, 2, or 3
Recalling Firm: Pepsi-QTG, Chicago, IL, by telephone and fax beginning on June 3, 2008 and by letters dated June 5, 2008. Manufacturer: Quaker Tropicana & Gatorade, Cedar Rapids, IA. Firm initiated recall is ongoing.
REASON: The cereal may possibly contain small white plastic particles, less than 2 millimeters in diameter, inadvertently introduced in the production of the product.
DISTRIBUTION: IL, MS, MO, OK, WI

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A2434

The following health recall is from FDA on July 2, 2008

The following products were recalled by R.A.B. Food Group LLC, Newark, NJ, by letters on May 7, 2008. Firm initiated recall is ongoing. The reason is soup contains insect larvae (filth):

  1. Manischewitz Matzo Ball Soup; Reduced Sodium; Ready to Serve; Net Wt. 24.oz. (680 g) Kosher for Passover and all year round; UPC 1 72700 10160 8, Recall # F-398-8;
  2. Manischewitz Matzo Ball Soup; Ready to Serve; Net. Wt. 24 oz (680 gr); Kosher for Passover and All year Round; UPC 72700-10181, Recall # F-399-8
CODE
  1. Lot Code: 0461(A,B)NMA10160;
  2. Lot codes: 0251(A,B)NMA10181; 0461CNMA10181

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A2433

The following kashrus alert is from OK Organized Kosher Certification on July 4, 2008

Please be advised that Gourmet Fresh Basil Pesto from All Natural Food Corp., 111 Ditmas Ave., Brooklyn, NY 11218 is NOT certified and bears an unauthorized OK symbol.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A2432
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