6th of Elul, 5774
Parashat Ki Teitzei


So What’s Kosher?

Here is a brief list of some of the common birds, animals and seafood that are kosher and those that are not.

Non-Kosher Birds & Avians

Kosher Birds & Avians

  • Bat

  • Cuckoo

  • Eagle

  • Hawk

  • Heron

  • Kite

  • Lapwing

  • Ostrich

  • Owl

  • Pelican

  • Stork

  • Swan

  • Vulture

  • Capon

  • Chicken

  • Dove

  • Duck

  • Goose

  • Pigeon

  • Turkey

Non-Kosher Seafood

Kosher Seafood

    • Catfish

    • Eel

    • Porpoise

    • Shark

    • Whale

    • Clam

    • Crab

    • Frog

    • Lobster

    • Oyster

    • Scallop

    • Shrimp

    • Snail

  • Anchovy

  • Bluefish

  • Butterfish

  • Carp

  • Cod

  • Flounder

  • Fluke

  • Haddock

  • Halibut

  • Herring

  • Mackerel

  • Pike

  • Porgy

  • Red Snapper

  • Salmon

  • Sardine

  • Sea Bass

  • Shad

  • Smelt

  • Sole

  • Trout

  • Tuna

  • Weakfish

  • Whitefish

Rules about Meat

Rules about Eggs

Note: Specific questions on Kashrut should be referred to your local rabbi.