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inky Jul 13, 2007 01:32 PM

read in paper that jelly belly jelly beans will be supervised kosher under the OU by the end of the summer.are they worth trying?

  1. Sra. Swanky Jul 13, 2007 01:37 PM

    Absolutely! Jelly Bellies are the best jelly beans I have ever tasted. Their flavors are as true-to-life as you can get - the juicy pear bean tastes just like the real thing, the key lime pie bean has pieces of graham cracker crust in it, etc. And the buttered popcorn ones will amaze you! (If you like popcorn, that is!) They're awesome - give 'em a try! (And no, I don't work for Jelly Belly!)

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      brunodavid Dec 10, 2007 12:22 PM

      Has anyone seen an OU on these products yet?

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        Sra. Swanky Dec 10, 2007 12:47 PM

        I'll check, but I know they've always been kosher. I'll let you know if I find an OU.

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          koshergourmetmart Dec 10, 2007 12:52 PM

          I just posted I saw them with an OU-I have the buttered popcorn one!

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            craigcep Dec 10, 2007 01:37 PM

            OU-I?

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              LoveKosherEats Dec 10, 2007 03:07 PM

              i think they meant OU...I

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                moonlightgraham Dec 10, 2007 04:19 PM

                It's available with the OU at CVS.

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            rockycat Dec 11, 2007 06:10 AM

            Yes, Jelly Bellies are the best tasting thing ever put in a bean shape. The pear is my favorite, too, but I can really skip the buttered popcorn, Please pass me the Dr. Pepper flavor, though.

            The previous heksher was KO which is not universally accepted.

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              KosherKing Jan 8, 2008 08:46 AM

              I dunno, but everywhere I've seen these in the NYC area they still carry the KO hechsher not the OU...?

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                ganeden Jan 8, 2008 11:06 AM

                Here in CA they have an OU. Of course, the plant is in northern California.

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