The Following OU Kosher Advisories and Alerts were released by the Orthodox Union's Kosher Division on the date indicated.
Please remember to always check the label before purchasing any item that needs kosher certification!
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Products: Stuffed Vine Leaves
Company: Boboris Foods
Some cans of Santorini Stuffed Vine Leaves bear an unauthorized OU symbol. Santorinin Stuffed Vine Leaves are not certified by the OU, and the company is removing the OU from this product. If you see this product with an OU, please call the OU at 212-613-8344.
Products: Lite Frozen Fudge Bars
Company: Lafayette Foods – Santa Barbara, CA
This certified product contains dairy ingredients as listed on the ingredient panel but the dairy designation has been inadvertently omitted. Corrective action is being taken.
Products: Artichoke Hearts
Company: American Roland Foods – New York, NY
A limited quantity of American Roland canned artichokes mistakenly bear an OU symbol. The OU does not certify this product because of bedikas tolayim concerns.
Products: Berry Blend - UPC: 7 54807-10063
Company: A & P, Montvale NJ
This product mistakenly bears an unauthorized OU symbol. The product is being withdrawn from the marketplace.
Products: Candy Corn
Company: Winn-Dixie Stores, Inc. - Jacksonville, FL
This product mistakenly bears an unauthorized OU symbol and is not kosher. The product is being withdrawn from the marketplace.
Woeber’s Mayo Gourmet
Products: Roasted Chipotle Mayonnaise, UPC: 0 24680-00855 7
Company: Woeber Mustard Mfg. Co., Springfield, OH
Products: Kashkaval Sheep’s Cheese
Company: Corfu Foods Inc., Bensenville, IL
Products: Gluten Free Pound Cakes
Company: Abe's Place Gourmet Delicacies - Allentown, PA
Products previously certified by the OU are no longer certified by the OU. Products in packages that bear the OU certification symbol were produced under supervision and may be used.
Products: 26oz Hot Cocoa UPC 7 54807 29069 9 Date Code 05/04/11 MCA
Company: A&P, Montvale, NJ
A limited amount of these canisters inadvertently contain non-kosher marshmallows. Affected product is limited to those products bearing the date code BEST IF USED BY 05/04/11 MCA. Product with the code RCA is correctly labeled.
Consumers should contact their Rabbi to determine the status of utensils that have come in contact with the above product. Consumers spotting this product are requested to contact the Orthodox Union at 212-613-8241 or via email at email@example.com
Products: 6470040 French vanilla artificially flavored ice coffee
Company: Vitality - Ontario, Canada
This product is marked with a regular OU (no ‘D’) although it is a dairy product. The item has been discontinued.