Halacha Tag: benefit

Source of the Prohibition

The Torah writes in three places “לא תבשל גדי בחלב אמו”, You shall not cook a goat in its mother’s milk. The Gemara (חולין קטו) learns from this three separate prohibitions in regard to mixing milk and meat. Do not cook meat and milk together. Do not eat meat and milk that has been cooked […]

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What is Cooking

In regard to the biblical prohibition of mixing meat and dairy there is a dispute whether it becomes forbidden once it is a third cooked (מאכל בן דרוסאי) or even if it was just mixed while hot for an instant (hot means more than yad soledet bo – about 114 degrees Fahrenheit). The reason to […]

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