Dairy Onions

I cut up onions with a dairy knife and put them into dough which I then placed in a Challah Pan. It was baked in a dairy oven. Are my… Read more »

11/08/2010

Kashrus Boards

What are the main differences between rabbanut mehadrin, and, let’s say, Rav Rubin or Bedatz? Answer: The main differences between the different kashrus boards are in the level of supervision… Read more »

09/08/2010

Uncovered Water

What are the exact halachos of mayim megulim? How long can the water be uncovered? How large can the opening be for it to become assur? Is it only overnight?… Read more »

02/08/2010

Visible Bugs

What is the definition of a bug that is forbidden to eat. Let’s say the one can see a litte dot with the visible eye, but then if one were… Read more »

01/08/2010

Chopped Spinach

Can one use supermarket frozen chopped spinach? Answer: If the spinach is finely chopped (this is usually the case), it is permitted for consumption. If the leaves are cut but… Read more »

15/07/2010

Kashering the Microwave

When kashering my microwave, does it matter if the vessel is milchig or fleishig? What happens to the vessel when the microwave becomes kosher? Answer: Several authorities have written that… Read more »

12/07/2010

Not Kosher Medicine

I take a special medicine voluntarily called Creon. It is an enzyme meant to break food down easier in the digestive system. I just found out it is made of pork… Read more »

12/07/2010

Pyrex Pans

About 15 yrs ago we moved to a different country and left our things in storage for around 7 years. Nothing was used. When we finally received our household items,… Read more »

20/06/2010

Mexican Fish

We moved recently to Mexico. There is a frozen fish here with a Mexican hechsher. the fish is filleted and has no scales that can be seen. I called the… Read more »

16/06/2010

Lewhiff- is it kosher?

There is a new product called ‘lewhif.’http://lewhif.com/ It is made of chocolate powder that apparently only goes into one’s mouth but not into one’s lungs or stomach. It’s like a… Read more »

15/04/2010

Kashrus Level – At Home & Outside

כבוד הרב. אני בדרך כלל מקפיד על הכשרים מסויימים לא מחמת שאני יודע שהשאר אינם טובים, אלא בגלל שכך הורגלתי, אלא שחמי שיח’ יש מגוון הכשרים נוספים שהוא צורך, אני… Read more »

15/03/2010