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Prettypoodle Dec 15, 2011 07:12 PM

Does anyone know if there is some type of fruit snack that is Kosher for Passover? Please someone say there is such an animal, PLEASE!

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    shoelace RE: Prettypoodle Dec 15, 2011 08:08 PM

    you mean like a fruit roll up type thing?

    i didnt see it last year, but the year before i bought one made by gedila (sp?)

    it was very weird, didnt taste bad, but the consistency was funny, maybe the lack of corn syrup is the problem?

    i also know there were a few brands in the sfardi markets, but i have no idea if they were kitniyot

    1. tamarw RE: Prettypoodle Dec 15, 2011 08:11 PM

      I know you're probably looking for Gushers type of snacks, but there are always those sugar coated fruit slices/wedges (these: http://www.bernstein.to/uploaded_imag...)

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        queenscook RE: tamarw Dec 15, 2011 08:16 PM

        I hardly think these are interchangeable; the idea that they have any actual fruit in them is pretty laughable, actually.

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          tamarw RE: queenscook Dec 17, 2011 03:08 PM

          oh I agree, I hate the slices, but my little guy loves them.

      2. queenscook RE: Prettypoodle Dec 15, 2011 08:21 PM

        I never buy this stuff, so I don't know what is available commercially, but it is possible to make your own. Google "fruit leather recipe" or "fruit roll ups recipe," you'll find any number of recipes.

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          momrn RE: queenscook Dec 15, 2011 08:31 PM

          My husband thinks that Paskesz made a Pesachdik fruit leather last year.

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          Prettypoodle RE: Prettypoodle Dec 16, 2011 08:47 PM

          Thanks for all the replys. I will not try to make my own nor will I subject these kids to the slices - ICK! They may have to make due with marshmellows:)

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            Hirscheys RE: Prettypoodle Dec 17, 2011 07:00 PM

            Pomegranate in brooklyn had several types of fruit leather/fruit wrinkle type snacks kosher for passover. I didn't find them to be all that bad, although there was a noticeable difference from the standard ones.

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              Prettypoodle RE: Hirscheys Dec 17, 2011 07:25 PM

              Cool! Maybe, maybe somone in the Philly area will have some too. One can only hope!

          2. almond tree RE: Prettypoodle Dec 18, 2011 09:26 PM

            What about apple chips?

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              Prettypoodle RE: almond tree Dec 19, 2011 04:34 AM

              I LOVE apple chips so they maybe out of luck:) Nahhh I really like the kids, so I'd share:)

            2. pitagirl RE: Prettypoodle Dec 19, 2011 06:22 AM

              Oh Nuts has a huge pesach selection - check out their website and email them to ask - they deliver.

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