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Pre-Pesach Classes, Honey, Tahini Dip, Passover Guide, OTC Medications, Avocado Oil, Shank Bones

Pre-Pesach Classes:

Tomorrow, April 10th at Beth Jacob (Conference Room) at 8:00pm Buying Pesach Food & Koshering The Kitchen. (1855 Lavista Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30329)

Monday, April 15th at The Kehilla at 8:00 pm (5075 Roswell Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30342)

Georgia Honey Farms and Blue Ridge Honey Company certified by the AKC are acceptable for Passover.

Sonny & Joe’s Passover Tahini Dip: The OU certified a special Passover production of Sonny & Joe’s Tahini Dip which is a kitniot product. These containers are labeled with an OU sticker that states “approved for those who eat kitniot on Passover”. Some of the Passover Tahini Dip containers were mistakenly labeled with a plain OUP without specifying that the product is kitniot. This is a kitniot product.

The AKC Passover Guide is available on our Homepage: http://kosheratlanta.org/

The hard copy of the Passover Guide will be available shortly.

Over The Counter Medications: One should check with one’s Rav for medicine guidelines for Passover. There is a list of some acceptable OTC products for Passover In the AKC Passover Guide (http://kosheratlanta.org/).

The following are a few OTC products that may contain chometz:

Advil Cold & Sinus Liqui Gels

Advil Film-Coated Tablets & Caplets

Advil Liqui Gels

Advil Migraine Liquid filled Capsules

Advil PM Liqui Gel

Allegra Allergy Children 12 Hour Tablets

Benefiber Healthy Shape

Benefiber Powder

Clarinex Reditab

Claritin Chewable Tablets

Gas-X 180mg Oral

Gas-X Ultra Strength (180mg) Capsules

Zyrtec Allergy Liquid Gels

Avocado Oil: The AKC Quick Shopping Guide listed 100% Pure Avocado Oil (With OU) as acceptable for Passover; this is the case for one brand only: Chosen Food. The Brand Name was inadvertently left off the Quick Shopping Guide.

Shank Bone: Super Markets sometimes give out non-kosher shank bones. Shank bones should only be used if they have proper kosher seals on the packaging.