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Passover Kashrut Alerts


Passover Alert - Joyva Products

February 12, 2019 From the Kof-K in response to a question from the editor:

The KOF-K kosher certification on Joyva products in 2019 remains as it was in previous years. They are certified for all year use but not for Passover because they contain kiniot.

Febrary 14, 2018 From the Kof-K in response to a question from the editor:
The KOF-K kosher certification on Joyva products in 2019 remains as it was in previous years. They are certified for all year use but not for Passover because they contain kiniot.Joyva products are normally under the supervision of the Kof-K during the year. However, the Kof-K DOES NOT supervise any Joyva products for Passover because they may contain kitniot.

The following Passover alert is from the Dallas-K on March 4,2010.
JOYVA products certified by Rabbi David Sheinkoff are NOT recommended for Passover use even when marked K for P.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Passover/PAlerts/?alert=P0160

January 31, 2019 from Kashrut Maguen David Mexico:

Ya tenemos a la venta arroz de la marca El Mexicano para Pesaj de venta en Super Emet y Tiendas de Autoservicio.

Translation by Google translate:
We already have rice for the El Mexicano brand for Pesach sale in Super Emet and Self-service Stores.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Passover/PAlerts/?alert=P0525

THE ALERTS THAT ARE BELOW THIS ARE FROM PASSOVER 2018. SOME OF THESE PRODUCTS MIGHT BE AROUND DUE TO A LONG SHELF LIFE OR THE PROBLEMS INVOLVED ARE STILL RELEVENT.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Passover/PAlerts/?alert=P0524

Passover Advisory Dannon Yogurts

April 3, 2018 - from OU:

Dannon has produced some varieties of yogurt certified for Passover when bearing the OUDP symbol. Some 4-packs of yogurt contain a combination of year round OUD (Not Kosher for Passover) yogurts and OUDP (Kosher for Passover) yogurts. Consumers are advised to only use the OUDP yogurts for Passover. The Not Kosher for Passover yogurts do not contain actual chometz, however, we are still advising to set them aside for use after Passover.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Passover/PAlerts/?alert=P0523

Passover alert concerning cheeses

March 23, 2018 - from COR Detroit:

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Passover/PAlerts/?alert=P0522

ESKD Kosher for Passover Broccoli Kugel contains kitniyos

March 27, 2018, - from the Scroll K:

East Side Kosher Deli Broccoli Kugel from its Kosher for Passover menu inadvertently contains kitniyos. (Item may be returned to store for a full refund.)

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Passover/PAlerts/?alert=P0521

Correction to the MK Passsover Guide

March 27, 2018, - from the MK:

PLEASE NOTE THE FOLLOWING CORRECTION IN OUR PASSOVER GUIDE:

FISH: Only fresh fish do not require a special Pesach Hechsher. Canned and Processed Fish are only acceptable with special Pesach Hechsher.

Salmon and Tuna are listed separately and require Hashgacha when canned or processed. The listing on canned and processed fish is an unfortunate error. Only fresh fish can be consumed for Pesach without a Hechsher.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Passover/PAlerts/?alert=P0520

Passover Alert - Coca Cola from Israel

March 27, 2018, - Kosher Miami:

It has come to the attention of Kosher Miami that Coca Cola Zero in black 330 ml cans from Israel are NOT kosher for Passover, even though they have been sold in stores together with the kosher for Passover Coca Cola products.
The distributor of this product has apologized for this error, and the stores are being alerted to this error.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Passover/PAlerts/?alert=P0519

Passover Alert - Gefen Pitted Manzanilla Olives

March 27, 2018, - From VK Volove kashrus:

Please note that there is a printing error on Gefen Pitted Manzanilla Olives with expiration date of Nov 22 2019.
The Hebrew wording states it is Kosher for Passover Pareve, and the English wording states Not For Passover Use.
Please note that this product is NOT Kosher for Passover.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Passover/PAlerts/?alert=P0518

Passover and Kosher Alert - non-kosher Shank bones in the kosher or Passover section of supermarkets

March 26, 2018, - From Vaad Hoeir of St. Louis & the editor:

Since many St. Louisans shop at Jewel in Chicago, the Rabbanim Achrayim of the Vaad Hoeir asked that the following cRc alert be posted:
Publix Passover Alert: Some non-kosher shank bones (not in kosher packaging) were inadvertently distributed from the Publix Toco Hills Kosher Deli between Monday March 19 and Wednesday March 21

Ed. note: Be aware that many supermarkets such as Shaw's in Canton, MA put traife "shank bones" in the kosher department.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Passover/PAlerts/?alert=P0517
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