Halacha Tag: iruy

Handles of Pots

The handle of a utensil has the same status as the utensil itself. If one only koshered a utensil, but not the handle, and then cooked in it, the Rama (או”ח תנא:יב) rules that the food is permitted to eat after the fact. The Shulchan Aruch argues and rules that the food is forbidden. The […]

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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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