THIS JUST IN! Coconut Oil Kosher for Pesach Without a KLP Hechsher (2017)

YOU GUYS! So, as you know by now, in years past, the OU has said that Spectrum Coconut Oil does not require a special KLP hechsher. Last year, however, the OU Guide to Passover said that it was going to require a special KLP hechsher to use the … [Read more...]

43 Non-Food Items That Don’t Need Passover Certification {Updated}

Are you signed up for the Kosher on a Budget Passover Newsletter? Each evening, you’ll get an email from me with that day’s best Passover on a Budget tips, deals, recipes, freebies, and more. Plus, when you sign up, you will get a FREE copy of my … [Read more...]

Trader Joe’s Organic Coconut Milk & Other Coconut Products – Kosher for Passover without Special P Hechsher!

Update 3/6/18 Wow! KosherCheck (formerly BCK) is my favorite kashering organization EVER! They are incredibly responsive and kind. I reached out to them after this post went viral and got verbal confirmation that this product IS permitted without … [Read more...]

2017 OU Guide to Passover Available to Download for Free

The 5777 / 2017 OU Guide to Passover is now available online to download. You need to provide them with your email address in order to get it, but it is otherwise free. (The paper version, however, is not free.) Once you sign up, you’ll be able … [Read more...]

Coconut Oil: The Last Word?

Coconut oil: It's the 2016 Pesach issue that just won't quit. Three weeks ago, I shared with you a link to this year's OU Guide to Passsover. Among other things, it said in the guide that coconut oil would require a special P hechsher to be used … [Read more...]

Download FREE Copy Guide to Kashering Your Kitchen for Pesach

Head over HERE to download a FREE copy of Kashering Your Kitchen for Pesach, excerpted from Rabbi Forst's book, The Kosher Kitchen: A Practical Guide.   … [Read more...]

Complete List of Kosher for Passover K-Cups (2016 Update)

Are you signed up for the Kosher on a Budget Passover Newsletter? Each evening, you'll get an email from me with that day's best Passover on a Budget tips, deals, recipes, freebies, and more. Plus, when you sign up, you will get a FREE copy of my … [Read more...]

Sephardic Guides to Passover (2018)

Updated 3/7/18 Here is a link to The Laws of Passover (Sephardic) from the West Coast Rabbinical Court of Beverly Hills ( Rabbi Gabriel Cohen Rav”D). Permissible products without a P include almond milk, Hershey's Krackle Milk chocolate bars … [Read more...]

2016 OU Pesach Guide Is Available

The 2016 (5776) OU Guide to Passover is now available online to download. You need to provide them with your email address in order to get it, but it is otherwise free. Once you sign up, you will be able to download PDFs of: OU Certified … [Read more...]

Passover 2015 Posts You May Be Looking For

Chag Kasher v'Sameach. I want to wish you and your family a happy Passover - Chag Kasher v'Sameach! I know most of us are either cooking or cleaning or running errands. So, if you're quickly stopping by KOAB, I'm guessing it's to find a particular … [Read more...]