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The following food safety alert is from the the FDA on February 11, 2014.

ROTH FARMS Inc., Belle Glade, Fl , is recalling its “ bunched Curly Parsley” because it has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. The recalled "Curly Parsley" was distributed in South Florida distribution centers. The product comes in a 3 Wire Wooden Crate with the lot # AG01GN on the outside tag.
Consumers with questions may contact the company at 1-561-996-2991.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/TradeNotices/?alert=T0398

The following kashrus alert is from the OK Kosher Certification on February 10, 2014.

Please be advised that Angest yeast produced by ANGEL YEAST (Yichang, Hubei, China) bears an unauthorized OK Kosher symbol. THIS ITEM IS NOT CERTIFIED BY OK KOSHER. Corrective action has been taken.

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The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/TradeNotices/?alert=T0397

The following food safety alert is from the the FDA on February 7, 2014.

Big Red Tomato Packers, LLC of Fort Pierce, FL is voluntarily issuing a limited recall of 790 - 20 and 25 lb. boxes of fresh tomatoes of lot 1106, because they may have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. omatoes from the lot were distributed to a limited number of receivers in Florida, North Carolina, Michigan, Minnesota, Pennsylvania and Tennessee. All receivers of the lot have been notified. The potential for contamination was discovered as the result of a routine random lot sample taken on January 28, 2014. All currently existing product associated with this lot number is subject to this recall.
For more information, please contact Erin Cox at 772-466-0700 or erin@bigredtomatopackers.com

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/TradeNotices/?alert=T0396

The following kashrus advisory is from the OU on January 30, 2014.

The Orthodox Union no longer certifies the products listed below as of January 27, 2014. Products with the OU symbol purchased before January 27, 2014 are certified kosher by the Orthodox Union:

  • Albert Uster Imports, Inc., Gaithersburg MD
    • Cherry Cheesecake Purse
    • Wild Berry Cheesecake Purse
    • Dark Chocolate Purse
    • Caramelized Apple Purse
  • Wellsley Farms, BJ's Wholesale Club, Inc., Westborough MA
    • Spanakopita
  • Four Stars International, Mundelein IL.
    • French Chocolate Truffle Purse
    • Burnt Caramel Apple Purse
    • Cherry Cheesecake Purse
    • Wild Berry Cheesecake Purse
  • Gourmet Foods of Arizona / Appetizers USA, Rio Verde AZ
    • Spanakopita Portabello Mushroom & Sun Dried Tomato Brie
    • Raspberry Almond In Fillo
    • Assorted Quiche Samsosa Triangles
    • Portabello Mushroom Fillo Purse
    • Whipped Feta & Roasted Red Pepper Appetizer
    • Spinach in Fillo Triangles
    • Assorted Mini Baklava
  • Les Chateaux De France, Inwood NY
    • 100 pc Brie & Raspberry W/Almonds In Fillo
    • Spinach & Cheese Fillo (Spanakopita)
    • Feta & Black Olive Filo
    • Mini Fillo Pastry Shells
    • Large Fillo Shells/Cups-
    • Retail Tyropita
  • Mar-Lees Seafood, LLC, New Bedford MA
    • Spinach & Cheese Fillo (Spanakopita)
  • Spring Valley, MilMar Food Group II, Goshen NY
    • Spinach & Cheese Fillo (Spanakopita)
    • Mini Fillo Shells/Cups
    • Large Fillo Shells/Cups
  • Wegmans Food Markets. Inc., Rochester NY
    • Phyllo Pastry Sheets
    • 9x14 Phyllo Pastry Sheets
    • 14 X 18 Mini Phyllo Pastry Shells
  • White Toque, Inc., Secaucus NJ
    • Goat Cheese & Fig Roll Hors D'oeuvers
    • Organic Mini Shell Hors D'oeuvers
    • Assorted Dairy Appetizers
    • Assorted Veggie Quiches
    • Raspberry & Brie Hors D'oeuvres
    • Cranberry & Brie Fillo Hors D'oeuvres
    • Smoked Salmon & Dill Fillo Cups
    • Pear & Brie Fillo Rolls
  • The Fillo Factory, Inc. Montvale, NJ All Products
    • Aunt Trudy's
    • Fillo Factory
    • Hors D'oeuvres Unlimited
    • Lean On Me
    • Mimi's Gourmet
    • Nanny's
    • Yia Yia’s

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/TradeNotices/?alert=T0395

The following kashrus alert is from the OK Kosher Certification on January 21, 2014.

Please be advised that Pepper Products Produced by Recursos Integrados Sac (Lima, Peru) are no longer certified kosher by OK KOSHER CERTIFICATION
Products with manufacture date before January 1, 2014 are certified, when bearing the OK kosher symbol on the labels.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/TradeNotices/?alert=T0394

The following kashrus alert is from the KSA on January 14, 2014.

It has been brought to our attention that the Xi'an FineSky Technological Co., Ltd. Shaanzi, China is circulating a kosher certificate under the KSA. (Attached) This is a forged certificate. The KSA does not certify this company or any of its products. Forged certificate is here

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/TradeNotices/?alert=T0393

The following kashrus alert is from the Chicago Rabbinical Council on January 14, 2014.

Please be aware that formula number 28-09-0150SD2 Cheddar-Type Powder MWNI from EA Weber is no longer certified by the cRc.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/TradeNotices/?alert=T0392

The following kashrus alert is from the Vaad Hoeir of St. Louis on December 31, 2013.

Please be advised that the following two products erronously bear only the OV symbol. These products are certified OV-D Dairy and contain actual dairy ingredients. Measures have been taken to correct the labeling.

  • 36 lb Carton Chef's Quality Vanilla Non-Dairy Soft Serve Mix
  • 36 lb Carton Chef's Quality Chocolate Non-Dairy Soft Serve Mix

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/TradeNotices/?alert=T0391

The following kashrus alert is from the Chicago Rabbinical Council on December 16, 2013.

Some batches of Japanese Bread Crumbs made by Newly Weds Foods with the product code of B63884 and Lot Code beginning with MT were mistakenly made on Dairy equipment instead of Pareve equipment as they should have been. For more information please contact Rabbi Yossie Landa at ylanda@crcweb.org.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/TradeNotices/?alert=T0390

The following kashrus alert is from the OK on November 20, 2013.

Please be advised that GERLEVE AULING LANDWIRTSCHAFT GMBH (Billerbeck, Germany) is circulating a FORGED OK kosher certificate. OK Kosher Certification does not, and has never certified this company or their products. An investigation into the forgery is ongoing.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/TradeNotices/?alert=T0389
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