When a store repackages Kosher food….

As a Kosher Consumer,  one must always check for the hechsher! Here is a story that happened this week.  Chani recently went shopping at a local Costco to go pick up some of the kosher Empire chicken breasts. She noticed that some of the packages were repackaged by Costco and labeled Kosher, but did not […]

From The KIB: Bugs in Barley

There have been many recent reports of bug infestation in bags of barley.  This is especially true of the Jewish companies (ie Gefen, Ungars etc.).  One must be careful to check barley before using.  The method for this is to dump the bag of barley into a bowl (preferably white) and cover with water.  Let […]