Orthodox Jewish Philadelphia
Kashruth

Last Modified: November 10, 2014

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and although every attempt is made to keep things up-to-date, some
changes in facts may sometimes be late in coming


Philadelphia has one local kashruth supervision service
accepted by the Orthodox Community and a few supermarket
kosher deli counters under national supervision.

There are also some stores where one may purchase kosher wines.

There are even OU certified soft pretzels in downtown Philadelphia.

Local:

Community Kashrus of Greater Philadelphia (Keystone-K):

Rabbi Dov A. Brisman 215-722-0239
Rabbi Rabbi Yonah Gross 484-318-9303
Rabbi Avraham Shmidman 610-664-5626
Rabbi Mordecai Terebelo 215-745-0379
Kashrus Administrator: Rabbi Naftoli Eisenmann 215-473-4153

Supermarkets:

Some Acme, Giant, and ShopRite stores have kosher deli counters.

Kosher Wines:

Here are some stores where kosher wines can be found.

Here is a collection of links for general Kashrus information:

ALL-KOSHER Comprehensive Database of Everything
Kashrus Magazine
Kashrut.Com - Kosher Food Information and Product Alerts
KOF-K Kosher Supervision
Kosher Cooking - Kosher Recipes
KOSHERQUEST.ORG - Information on Kosher products, Passover,
     Travel Guides, Kosher Restaurants, Bakeries and more!

Organized Kashrus Laboratories
OU Kashruth Department
Shamash Kosher Restaurant Database
Star-K Kosher Certification/