Shelled life nuts the list BHA, BHT, or any other additive ~ above the ingredient label require special Passover certification. If no additives are listed, raw nuts may be acceptable when bearing one OU symbol. Pecans that are totality or half are acceptable through an OU certification, midgets and also pecan pieces require Passover certification.

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In Europe different neighborhoods had various customs around peanuts. Some thought about them to it is in kitniyot; while rather ate peanuts on Passover.

Many years earlier the OU certified Kosher because that Passover peanut oils for those Jews whose tradition was to eat peanuts and peanut oil top top Passover.

However, in current years we have actually stopped certifying peanut oil together Kosher because that Passover.

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Furthermore, we cannot introduce that people whose custom is to usage peanut oil top top Passover use un-certified peanut oil, due to the fact that of concerns about the peanut oil gift processed top top non-Passover equipment.

OU Kosher Staff
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