Category Archives: Chodosh

Chodosh Alert: R’ Elyashiv Retracts P’sak on Bran

14 Shevat 5771 January 19, 2011 The following is from Y. Herman’s Chodosh bulletin, the source of most chodosh alerts used by JKN. “On Dec 21st we announced that we had received a p’sak from HaRav Elyashiv that stated that wheat bran and oat bran have  no problem of Chodosh, even if they come from read more »

Chodosh Information – P’sak Halacha

26 Tevet 5771 January 2, 2011 The following is from Y. Herman’s Chodosh list – (yherman@earthlink.net) PSAK HALACHA From HaRav HaGaon Elyashiv Shlita (in response to our question): Wheat bran and oat bran are not to be considered Chodosh even if they came from grain that is Chodosh, because bran is not a significant part read more »

Yoshon Update from R’ Yoseph Herman

16 Kislev 5771 November 23, 2010 Cheerios products sold in Israel under the General Mills/Nestle label have “Best if used by” date (referred here as the “code”) that is 372 days after packing. Wheat products in the ingredients may be Chodosh starting with at packing date of Aug 9, code Aug 16, 2011. For those read more »

Chodosh Corrections

2 Kislev 5771 November 9, 2010 The following corrections regarding chodosh dates/codes were received by JKN on Monday, November 08, 2010. Israel: All Cheerios products sold in Israel under the General Mills/Nestle label have “Best if used by” date (referred here as the “code”) that is 372 days after packing.

Chodosh Update

27 Cheshvan 5771 November 4, 2010 The following information provided by Rav Y. Herman in his yoshon guide dated October 24, 2010. Israel: All Cheerios products sold in Israel under the General Mills/Nestle label have a Chodosh Code  of  Aug 16 11.  (Anything earlier would be yoshon). Nature Valley Granola bars sold in Israel with read more »

Chodosh Update

14 Tevet 5770 December 31, 2009  For General Mills/Nestle Cheerios cereals with wheat, the Chodosh code is Aug 16 10.  The exception in MultiGrain Cheerios, code Jun 13 10.   Thanks to subscriber Yankie Goldbrenner for pushing the issue!

Chodosh Update

7  Tevet 5770 December 24, 2009 FOLLOWING AS OF SEPT 21- Cheerios and the oats in other cereals from General Mills, the Chodosh packing date is delayed from July 26 to Sept 15. Therefore, for all Cheerios cereals sold in the USA the revised code is Sept 22 2010. The same date goes for most read more »