Kashrus Alerts


Gefen Coconut Milk

From Rabbi N. E. Teitelbaum: All Gefen® Coconut Milk, (Sweetened and Unsweetened) is NOT Kosher for Passover despite the “Kosher for Passover” print on the label.

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Lotus Foods Heat & Eat Rice Pouches

Kashrus Alert Kosher certification is being discontinued for the following three Lotus Foods Heat & Eat Rice Pouch products which are pre-cooked and sold in pouches: Organic White Jasmine & Forbidden Rice® Blend Heat & Eat Rice Pouch Organic White Jasmine Heat & Eat Rice Pouch Organic Brown Jasmine Heat & Eat Rice Pouch Products..

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Whole Foods Market® spice pouches

A limited number of the following spice pouches have an incorrect kosher designation:  Brand: Whole Foods Market® Cooking Organic Seasoning  Lemon Herb with Thyme contains buttermilk. The dairy designation is missing from the kosher symbol. Umami Magic Dust bears a Scroll K kosher symbol but is not certified kosher. Corrective measures are being implemented.

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Izzio Sourdough Bread

Due to a production issue, Izzio’s Sourdough bread (24 oz. or 8-slice packages) with lot codes 20196 or 20197 are kosher but not Pas Yisroel. The lot code is printed on the bread clip.

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Broccoli Slaw Infestation

We have previously recommended the use of any (non-organic) broccoli slaw even without special washing or checking. This summer, however, CRC (Chicago) reported finding an extremely high level of infestation. This may be a result of an unusually hot season in the growing areas plus a myriad of Covid-19-related changes in the processing farms and..

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