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Kosher Food Guide

March 2018, Riga

·        Chabad School- Kosher Food and Kitchen:

For Kosher Food, ready-made meals, baked goods and catering, please call +37167204023 or email: lehaim.riga@inbox.lv

·        In this Kosher guide you will find:

o   List of products without Rabbinical supervision, but are 100% natural, without additives and, therefore, are considered naturally Kosher, and can be bought in any local store.

o   List of products sold in Riga that have Rabbinical supervision, divided into Food Products, Sauces, Beverages, Sweets and Snacks.

Please note: it is preferable, whenever possible, to buy food products made under Rabbinical supervision.

Important: products marked with a * are Kosher, but not Mehadrin, meaning they are not Pas Yisroel, Cholov Yisroel or Bishul Yisroel.

o   List of stores which sell some Kosher products

o   Pictures of Kosher symbols for easier identification

 

NATURAL PRODUCTS

Products that can be bought without Rabbinical supervision, under condition that they are 100% natural, without any additives

Almonds

Plain, without salt or other additives

Apricot- Dried

 

Baking Cocoa

100%

Baking Soda

 

Beans

 

Beer

Only plain, no flavors

Brown Rice

 

Buckwheat

 

Cashews

Without additives, produced in Vietnam

Coconut

 

Coffee

Only 100% -Black, Turkish, instant

Confectionary Sugar

Allowed also with potato starch

Corn Starch

 

Dates

 

Eggs

From chicken, check for blood

Fish- Fresh

Salmon and trout- with scales and skin on

Flour

While, Whole Wheat, Rye- all 100%

Fruit Juices

100%, except citrus fruits and grape

Fruits- Fresh

 

Honey

 

Nuts

Macadamia nut, pine nut etc.

Oats

Without additives

Olive Oil

Extra Virgin

Pasta

Without eggs, and not colored

Peas

 

Pistachios

Not roasted, without salt

Quinoa

 

Raisins

Only without oils

Rice

 

Seltzer

Only plain, no flavors

Sesame

 

Spices

Only 100%. For full Kosher spices list click here

Sugar

White and Brown

Sunflower Seeds

Peeled and without additives

Tea (fruit, flower, leaves)

Only 100% -without additives of flavor, aroma, oils etc

Vanilla sticks

 

Vegetable- Frozen

Green Beans, Peas, Corn, Carrots

Vegetables- Fresh

 

Walnuts

 

Water

Only plain, no flavors

FOOD PRODUCTS

UNDER RABBINICAL SUPERVISION

Product

Company

Details

* Matzah- Chametz

Sante

Not Pas Yisroel, not Kosher for Passover. Sold in Rimi

* Tuna

John West

Not Bishul Yisroel, produced in England

Baking Powder

Alojas Starkelsen

Only if produced in Latvia, sold in Gemoss

Baking Soda

Freee

KLBD Kosher, sold in Stockmann

Cereal

Kellogg’s

Corn Flakes, Corn Flakes- Honey Nut, Coco Pops, Corn Pops, Froot Loops, Frosties, Honey Bsss Pops, Honey Smacks, Special K Classic (non-dairy)

Produced in Germany, Spain or UK only (or with MK Kosher logo)

Cereal- Cheerios

Nestle

Only produced in England, sold in Orange Cash and Carry

Cereal- Coconut Flakes

Cocomi

KLBD Kosher, sold in Zaļa govs

Cereal- Corn Flakes

Doves Farm

K Kosher, sold in Zaļa govs

Cheese- Vegan

Violife

Made of coconut oil, all flavors, Kosher Balkan, sold in Rimi

Flour- Corn

Sam Mills- Polenta

OK Kosher, sold in Maxima

Flour- Tapioca

Freee by Doves Farm

KLBD Kosher, sold in Lavandas

Maple Syrup

Lyle's Golden Syrup

KLBD Kosher, sold in Stockmann

Oats- Quick cooking

Herkuless

Without additives

Pasta- Corn

Sam Mills

Freee by Doves Farm

Le Veneziane

OK Kosher, sold in Maxima

OU Kosher, sold in Zaļa govs

Badatz Beit Yozef Kosher, sold in Sky

Pasta- Gluten free

Felicia Bio

Multigrain, red lentil etc. OU Kosher, sold in Bioss Ekoveikals

Pasta- Rice

Freee by Doves Farm

OU Kosher, sold in Zaļa govs and Lavandas

Pasta- Wheat

Baronia

Dalla Costa

Freee by Doves Farm

Rummo

OU Kosher, sold in Sky

Variety of Pasta types, OK Kosher, sold in Stockmann

OU Kosher, sold in Zaļa govs and Lavandas

KF Kosher, sold in Stockmann

Potato Starch

Alojas

 

Prunes

Frutexsa

Produced in Chile

Rye Bread- Black

Latvijas Maiznieks

Rudzu Maize- Zeltene

Rye Bread- Sweet and Sour

Latvijas Maiznieks

Rigas Saldskaba

Salmon- Smoked/salted

Latis

 

Soy Products

Alpro

Milk and Yogurts in original, vanilla and chocolate flavors

Only produced in Belgium (production stamp should have 2 letters, before the numbers)

For full list of Kosher Alpro products click here

Sprats- Canned

Gamma-a

IMS

LICIS-93

In oil or tomato paste

In oil or tomato paste

In oil or tomato paste

Sugar Cubes

Tate & Lyle

KLBD Kosher, sold in Rimi, Maxima, Gemoss

Sugar Syrup

Tate & Lyle

KLBD Kosher, sold in Rimi, Maxima, Gemoss

Vanilla Extract

Nielsen Massey

With lemon or chocolate flavors. cRc Kosher, sold in Stockmann

Yeast- Fresh

Rigas Raugs

 

 

 

SAUCES, DRESSINGS and SYRUPS

UNDER RABBINICAL SUPERVISION

Product

Company

Details

BBQ Sauce

Heinz

Mississippi

MK Kosher, sold in Stockmann

OU Kosher, sold in Stockmann

Harissa- Spicy Moroccan Red Pepper Sauce

Mina

Kכ Kosher, sold in Sky

Ketchup

Heinz

Only produced in Holland (MK Kosher, or on cap should have printed TK 1, 2, 3 or 5)

For full list of Kosher Heinz products click here

Maple Syrup

Lyle's Golden Syrup

KLBD Kosher, sold in Stockmann

Mayonnaise

Hellman's

Махеевъ

Real, only from England, sold in Stockmann

Only olive 67%, sold in Rimi

Oil- Avocado, Grapeseed, Macadamia Nut etc

Olitalia

Olivado

Borges

OU Kosher, sold in Stockmann

Kosher Kiwi, sold in Stockmann

OU Kosher, sold in Stockmann

Oil- Canola

Colavita

OU Kosher, sold in Sky and Stockmann

Oil- Olive

Goccia D’oro

Costa D'oro

Terra Ceta

Pons

Colavita

Pressati Naturali

K Kosher, sold in Maxima and Rimi

OU Kosher, sold in Stockmann

OU Kosher, sold in Rimi and Stockmann

OU Kosher, sold in Rimi and Stockmann

OU Kosher, sold in Stockmann and Sky

K Kosher, sold in Stockmann

Oil- Sunflower

Olivia by Scanola

Sloboda

 

Salad Dressing- Orange

Didden

OU Kosher, sold in Maxima

Salad Dressing- Pesto and Olive Oil

Didden

OU Kosher, sold in Maxima

Soy Sauce

Kikkoman

Naturally Brewed, only produced in Holland or Singapore

Sugar Syrup

Tate & Lyle

KLBD Kosher, sold in Rimi, Maxima, Gemoss


 

BEVERAGES

UNDER RABBINICAL SUPERVISION

Product

Company

Details

Coca Cola

Coca Cola Company

Only regular, not diet or other flavors

Coconut water

Foco

Star-K Kosher, sold in Rimi

Coffee

Britt

Pellini

Folgers

OU Kosher, sold in Stockmann

OU Kosher, sold in Rimi

OU Kosher, sold in Sky

Ice Tea

Arizona

OU Kosher, sold in Rimi

Liqueur

Benedictine D.O.M

 

Orange Juice

Largo

100%, sold in Spirits & Wine and Stockmann

Soy, Rice and Almond Drinks

The Bridge

KLBD Kosher, sold in Rimi

Sprite

Coca Cola Company

Regular and diet (except from England)

Tea

Celestial Seasonings

English Tea Shop

Pukka

Greenfield

 

 

 

OU Kosher or Star-K Kosher, sold in Stockmann

OU Kosher, sold in Stockmann

OU Kosher, Sold in Zaļa govs and Lavandas

Only The Following Types:

Barberry Garden, Creamy Rooibos, Earl Grey Fantasy, Flying Dragon, Golden Ceylon, Green Melissa, Jasmine Dream, Kenyan Sunrise, Lemon Spark, Mango Delight, Mate Aguante, Premium Assam, Rich Chamomile, Rich Ceylon, Royal Earl Grey, Spring Melody, Summer Bouquet, Tropical Marvel

Vodka

Absolut Vodka

Finlandia

Without additives of flavor

Whisky

Crown Royal

Jack Daniels

 Jim Beam Bourbon

Woodford Reserve

 

Wine

Kesaria

Sold in Tabakas Nams or Krustpunkts

 

SWEETS and SNACKS

 UNDER RABBINICAL SUPERVISION

Product

Company

Details

* Almond Cookies

Jules Destrooper

OU D Kosher, not Cholov Yisroel. Sold in Maxima

* Breadsticks

La Mole- Sfornatini

OU Kosher, not Pas Yisroel. Sold in Stockmann

* Cereal Bar

Corny Big

K Kosher or SHK Kosher, not Cholov Yisroel. Sold in Rimi

* Chocolate

Amedei

Baci

Star-D Kosher, not Cholov Yisroel. Sold in Stockmann

Star-D Kosher, not Cholov Yisroel. Sold in Sky

* Cookies

Walkers

OU D Kosher, not Cholov Yisroel. Sold in Gastronome

* Crackers

Finn Crisp

K Kosher, not Pas Yisroel. Only the square crackers (not circle)

Candy

Yumearth

Jelly Belly

Kכ Kosher, sold in Zaļa govs and Lavandas

OU Kosher, sold in Sky

Candy- Jelly Beans

The Jelly Bean Factory

OU Kosher, sold in Rimi

Chips

Eat Real

 

Terra

Hummus, Lentil, Quinoa, Veggie

KLBD Kosher, sold in Gemoss

Original, Blues, Sweet Potato

Kכ Kosher, sold in Gourmet Studio

Cookies- Gluten Free

Doves Farm

KLBD Kosher, sold in Stockmann and Bioss Ekoveikals

Crackers- with rosemary

Monviso Crustini

OU Kosher, sold in Rimi

Dried Fruit- Guava

Philippine

 

Dried Fruit- Mango

Philippine

BCK Kosher, sold in Sky

Fruit Bar

Nakd

Roobar

KLBD Kosher, sold in Rimi, Zaļa govs, Bioss Ekoveikals

KLBD Kosher, sold in Zaļa govs and Lavandas

Granola Bar

Nature Valley

OU Kosher, sold in Rimi

Gum

Orbit

Produced in Poland, all flavors

Ice Cream- Soy

Choice

Valsoia

Vanilla and strawberry flavors

Sold in Rimi (ice cream cone- not Pas Yisroel)

Organic desserts (made of soy/rice/almond)

The Bridge

KLBD Kosher, sold in Rimi

Pistachios

Wonderful

Sold in Orange Cash and Carry

Raisins

Sun-Maid

Sold in Stockmann

Rice Cakes (also Corn, Wheat and Buckwheat Cakes)

Kupiec

Sonko

Ustukiu Malunas

OU Kosher

OU Kosher

Sunflower Seeds

Бабкины Семечки

With peel, roasted, with salt

                                                                                                                                   

 

 


 

Places that sell some Kosher products:

1.

Chabad School- Kosher Food and Kitchen

Lacplesa st. 141, Riga

www.chabad.lv

 

2.

Bioss Ekoveikals

Dzirnavu st. 70, Riga

www.bioss.lv

 

3.

Gastronome

Brīvības st. 31

Tel: +37167019619

 

4.

Gemoss

Mukusalas st. 73, Riga

Tel: 67702777

 

5.

Gourmet Studio

List of stores 

 

6.

Krustpunkts

List of stores

 

7.

Lavandas

Elizabetes st. 25, Riga

www.lavandas.lv

 

8.

Maxima

List of stores

 

9.

Orange Cash and Carry

Kārļa Ulmaņa gatve 140, Riga

Tel: +37166051844

 

10.

Rimi

List of stores

 

11.

Sky

List of stores

 

12.

Spirits & Wine

List of stores

 

13.

Stockmann

13. janvāra st. 8, Riga

Tel: +37167071222

 

14.

Tabakas Nams

List of stores

 

15.

Zaļa govs

Kr. Barona st. 34, Riga

Tel: +37167398675