There has been an alarming number of cases where quinoa was found to be infested. The infestation seems due to improper storage at some stage in packing or storing. We therefore recommend the following: Quinoa that is at least a year before its expiration (or ‘best by’) date does not require checking. If it is..
The following products are being sold at Sprouts Farmers Market locations bearing an unauthorized OK symbol: – Sprouts Cut Leaf Spinach – Sprouts Cut Corn – Sprouts Broccoli Cuts – Sprouts California Blend – Sprouts Brussels Sprouts – Sprouts Mixed Vegetables These products are NOT certified by OK Kosher Certification. Corrective actions are being taken.
The Orthodox Union does NOT certify Kroger Sherry Cooking Wine, Kroger Red Cooking Wine or Kroger White Cooking Wine. Some labels bear an unauthorized OU symbol. Corrective actions are being implemented.
Golden Crown Yellow Rice (with saffron), distributed by International Golden Foods Inc. of Bensenville, IL, was mistakenly labeled as cRc kosher. This product contains non-kosher chicken fat and is NOT KOSHER despite the cRc label and its being labeled as vegan. Corrective actions are being taken.
Supremo Italiano Mozzarella, sold by Restaurant Depot, bears an unauthorized OK symbol on the back label. This product is NOT certified by OK Kosher Certification. Corrective actions are being taken.
After months of research, the cRc continues to find a high amount of insect infestation in organic broccoli slaw. We therefore are no longer recommending using organic broccoli slaw without a reliable hashgacha but continue to recommend non-organic broccoli slaw (which we are continuing to monitor as well).