Daf ha-kashrus

Playing with Fire – Part 2

by Rabbi Yaakov Luban, Executive Rabbinic Coordinator, OU Kosher  Daf Notes: The excellent article by Rabbi Luban entitled “Playing with Fire” was originally published in The Daf HaKashrus Vol. 3, No….

Why is there no OU-DE Symbol?

What does DE mean? Parve products made with heat on dairy equipment may be eaten after meat, but not with meat.   Some kashrus agencies use a DE symbol, but…

ADAR II 5774/ MARCH 2014

•  Quinoa Now OU-P Certified •  OU-P: What’s New for 2014 •  Beyond Potatoes: Meet the Chief Rabbi of Idaho Falls •  DIRTFT “Do It Right The First Time” –…

Daf HaKashrus Purim 5774 – Consumer Edition

• The Daf • Sherry Casks • Playing with Fire – Part I Daf HaKashrus has always been a very specialized publication. With a circulation of 3,000 and published ten…

ADAR I 5774 / FEBRUARY 2014

• Sushi and Bishul Akum • Mail… • Lo Basi Ela L’Orer: Sofo L’Hispashet • What’s the Beracha on Dairy/ Dairy Foods • What’s Missing? • Electronic Inspection Reports (EIRS) • Daf Notes… • Mazel tov… • ASK OU…

SHEVAT 5774/ JANUARY 2014

• What’s Missing – by Rabbi Gavriel Price •  Rope Walker, The Legend – by Rabbi Ranaan Broderick •  What’s the Beracha on… Beverages •  Mazel Tov… •  ASK OU…

TEVET 5774/ DEC 2013

• OU Guidelines for Kosherization of Railcars • Synopsis of OU Kosher Whey Plant Inspection Webinar • AKO Hosted by the OU • Lo Basi Ela L’Orer: Bishul Akum, Methods of…

CHESHVAN-KISLEV 5774/ OCT-NOV 2013

• Lo Basi Ela L’Orer: CHALLAH M’Shana Al Chaverta by Rabbi Eli Gersten • Daf Notes… • What’s the Beracha On… • OU Assignments Information, Part 1 by Rabbi Michael…

TISHREI 5774 / SEPTEMBER 2013

• Lo Basi Ela L’Orer: Duchka and Friction by Rabbi Eli Gersten • Pas Yisroel Products compiled by Rabbi Eli Eleff • Consumer Q & A: Honey and Pas Yisroel…

ELUL 5773/ AUGUST 2013

• Lo Basi Ela L’orer: Chasuza Milsa Glossary of OU Terms by Rabbi Yosef Grossman • Mazel Tov… • OU Kosher Educational Materials Order List • Mail… • Consumer Q…