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The following information is reprinted with permission from the December, 1998 KEEPING YOU KURRENT published by the Star K.

Now & Later Candies bearing an OU sybol are OU Pareve. Those inner wrappers that list gelatin in the ingredient panel are not accurate. The product does not contain gelatin.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/NewCerts/?alert=N0035
The following information was received by e-mail from the Orthodox Union November 6, 1998. It can also be found on the OU Website.

The following M & M Mars products are certified as kosher by the Orthodox Union when carrying an OU-D.

  • Mars Funsize  OUD
  • Mars Kingsize  OUD
  • Mars Singles  OUD
  • Milky Way Funsize  OUD
  • Milky Way Singles  OUD
  • Snickers Funsize  OUD
  • Snickers Kingsize  OUD
  • Snickers Singles  OUD
  • 3 Musketeers  OUD
  • 3 Musketeers  OUD
The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/NewCerts/?alert=N0034
The following information is reprinted with permission from the November, 1998 KEEPING YOU KURRENT published by the Star K. .

Prosobee Soy Formula (Mead Johnson) bears the following certification: OU-Pareve ingredients, Made on Dairy Equipment." The 3 oz, size bears just an OU with a note to "See carton" for details. This is the first use by the OU of a "Dairy Equipment" designation.

Oreos and Chips Ahoy in the vendor size (6 cookies) are OUD certified, even if not bearing an OU. No other size is acceptable without an OU designation.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/NewCerts/?alert=N0033
The following information was received from the Orthodox Union on November 5, 1998 .

The following General Mills products are certified by the Orthodox Union when carrying the OU:

  • Corn Chex
  • Wheat Chex
  • Multibran Chex
The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/NewCerts/?alert=N0032
The following information was received from the Orthodox Union in response to a reader's question on September 17, 1998 .

Nabisco Triscuit products are becoming dairy.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/NewCerts/?alert=N0031
The following information is reprinted with permission from the September, 1998 KEEPING YOU KURRENT published by the Star K.

PAS YISROEL: Goldberg's Bagels, Goldman's, Parisers and Schmell & Azman products are Pas Yisoel. Seven Mile Market and O'Fishel'sfresh bakery products are Pas Yisoel.

The following Star-K retail products are and/or use Pas Yisroel ingredients:

  • BenZ's Gefilte Fish and Kishka
  • Chopsies Bagel Pizza
  • Chopsies Frozen Pizza
  • Chopsies Kishka
  • Giant Packaged Breads with Star-K
  • Grandma Taylor's Mandelbread
  • Main Street Bagels
  • Mama Leah's Pizza
  • Manna Pizza
  • Philadelphia Foods Bagel Pizza
  • Philadelphia Foods Frozen Pizza
  • ProFish Whitefish Salad
  • Shindler Breaded Fish
  • Shira Pizza

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Other Pas Yisroel consumer products: Empire Pizza Bagels, H & H Bagels, H & S Bakery Products except dinner rolls, Giant Packaged Breads with Kof-K, Kemach, Leiber's, Pechters, Reisman's, and Sova.

The following Star-K products and/or establishments are Yoshon: (For local Yoshon catering and dining options, call our Kashrus Hotline.)

    • Carmella Frozen Pizza Crusts (whole wheat pizza crusts are not Yoshon)
    • Delverde Pasta
    • Goldmans Bakery
    • Mama Leah's Gourmet Kosher Pizza except pizza bagels and garlic bread
    • Milk & Honey Bistro - (pasta, pizza, soups and pancakes ONLY).
    • Pariser's Bakery
    • Schmell & Azman Bakery
     

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/NewCerts/?alert=N0030
The following information was received from the Rabbinical Council of New England (KVH) on September 1, 1998 .

Unholy Bagels are no longer certified as kosher by the Diamond K (Rabbi Liberman). They are now certified as kosher by the Rabbinical Council of New England (KVH).

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/NewCerts/?alert=N0029
The following information is reprinted with permission from the August, 1998 KEEPING YOU KURRENT published by the Star K.

Krack-O-Pop Crunchy Cheese Sticks and Caramel Popcorn have been recently certified OU-Dairy, non-Cholov Yisroel. The OU-D is not on the label, but stamped on the top of the lid. New labels will bear an OU-D

The following Coca Cola Slurpee flavors are certified by the OU: Coke, Cherry Coke, Mountain Dew, Sprite

The following Fanta Slurpee flavors are certified by the OU: Blueberry, Blue Cherry, Bubblegum, Cherry Limeade, Clear Cherry, Fruit Punch, Lemonade, Pink Bubblegum, Pink Lemon, Red Cream, Root Beer, Very Strawberry, Watermelon, Wild Cherry

The following Minute Maid flavors are certified by the OU: Black Cherry,Blueberry, Cherry, Fruit Punch, Grape, Lemonade, Orange, Passion Orange, Peach, Pineapple, Raspberry Lemonade, Raspberry, Ruby Red, Strawberry

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/NewCerts/?alert=N0028
The following information was received by fax from the Orthodox Union on August 17, 1998.

A number of packages of Fleischmanns' 70% corn Oil Unsalted Margarine Spread Sticks bear OU Pareve on the outside packaging and mistakenly bear an OU-D on the inner foil wrapping.
The product is actually pareve.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/NewCerts/?alert=N0027
The following information is reprinted with permission from the July, 1998 KEEPING YOU KURRENT published by the Star K.

Taam Tov Instant Pareve Coffee Creamer is properly labeled as Pareve. The listing of sodium caseinate as an ingredient is an error.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/NewCerts/?alert=N0026
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