hechsher

Pronounced: HEK-sher, Origin: Hebrew, kosher certification for foods, and some other items, identifies product as complying with Jewish law.

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Keeping Kosher

An overview of what's involved in observing Jewish dietary laws.

Shopping for Kosher Food

How and where to purchase kosher products.

Kosher Food: What Makes Food Kosher or Not

The word "kosher" literally means "fit" or "appropriate."