Supervision Changes & Withdrawals
Mamash Kebab, 1827 Coney Island Ave., Brooklyn, NY is no longer certified by Kehilah Kashrus.         Kehilla Kashrus, October 15, 2009
Sweet Delights Cakes and Pastries, is no longer certified by the OU as of June 30, 2009. Any products currently bearing an OU are unauthorized. Consumers spotting these products are encouraged to call the Orthodox Union at 212.613.8241, or via email at kashalerts@ou.org.      OU, September 25, 2009
Mislabeled
Veronica Bianca products, American Food & Beverage Inc, bear an unauthorized OU symbol. Consumers spotting these products are requested to contact the Orthodox Union at 212-613-8241 or via email at kashalerts@ou.org. OU, October 14, 2009
Eating Right Kids Fruit Punch, Lucerne Foods, Inc., Pleasanton, CA, mistakenly bears an unauthorized OU on the plastic overwrap. This fitness water beverage is sold in 4 packs of 12 fl. Oz. with UPC: 0 79893 70013 7. Regular fruit punch flavored water beverage is OU certified when bearing the OU mark.    OU, September 30, 2009
Mislabeled Dairy/Parve
Fairway Tikka Masala Seasoning, Vanns Spices, Baltimore, MD, contains dairy ingredients as listed on the ingredient panel but the dairy designation has been inadvertently omitted. Future packaging will be revised.        OU, October 12, 2009
Back To Nature Pacific Heights Blend and Bar Harbor Blend, from Back To Nature Foods Company is dairy and the labels are being changed to specify OU-D. The label currently only has an OU on dairy equipment.    OU, September 21, 2009
Other Alerts
Alei Katif Romaine Lettuce, is now being produced in California under strict supervision and guidelines. The new production with code number 273 or greater is grown in greenhouses that are controlled and supervised by professional mashgihim to be insect free, and could be eaten without any doubt after following the washing instructions printed on the bag.          New Square and the KAJ, October 12, 2009
 
Health Alerts
Baking Classics Walnut Halves and Pieces (16oz bags); and Baking Classics Nut Topping (2oz bags), John B. Sanfilippo & Son, has recalled its two lines in its Baking Classics range due to possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes. The Baking Classics brand Nut Topping has a UPC code of 04113002059 and a best before date of 28 September 2010. Walnut Halves and Pieces have a UPC code of 04113001174 and a best before date of 24 September 2010. These products are distributed by Supervalue.       Just Food and foodsafety.ksu.edu, October 12, 2009
 
Children’s and Infants’ Tylenol products, McNeil Consumer Healthcare, is being voluntarily recalled because of the detection of bacteria in a raw material. The list of affected products, manufactured between April 2008 and June 2008, can be found at www.tylenolprofessional.com/assets/TYLENOL_Letter_091809.pdf or at www.tylenol.com/page.jhtml?id=tylenol/news/subpchildinfantnews.inc.     McNeil Consumer Healthcare, September 18, 2009
Nosher’s Choice Just Fruit, Americas Favorite Noshers Inc., Brooklyn, NY 11205 is being recalled because it contains undeclared sulfites.   NYS Department of Agriculture and Markets, September 22, 2009