Home About Us the Rabbis Contact Us


what's new on Revach
Rav Vosner - Tefilas HaDerech Alongside Cities

Parshas Ki Seitzei: Rav Yisachar Dov of Belz - The War You Are Guaranteed To Win

Shabbos Shoes, Do They Exist? Arizal, Maharal, Rav Shlomo Zalman Auerbach

Rav Moshe Shternbuch - Driving a Niftar

Parshas Ki Seitzei: Kli Yakar - Makkos, Two Behind and One in Front
 
[view all questions in this category]

Section: Questions   Category: Halacha
Halacha - grape ices
Submitted by anonymous  Answered by Rav Peretz Moncharsh
Question: I make my own mini ices by pouring pure grape juice into ice cube trays and freezing it. I do not add any other ingred. to the grape juice. Would the correct bracha be borei pre hagofen or shehakol on these 'ices'?
Answer:

There is a huge machlokes in the Poskim regarding exactly this issue if grape juice only maintains its special status as a liquid or even when hardened. Therefore, it would be ideal to make borei pri hagafen on liquid grape juice and shehakol on something else before eating the ices. In the likelihood that this is not practical, one should say shehakol.

posted:2009-03-01 11:18:28


printable version     email to a friend
 

Send Your Comments
Name optional
Display my name?
Yes   No
EMAIL optional
Your email address is kept private.
COMMENTS required
Type Image Code REQUIRED IMAGE CODE
    Most Viewed Lists
  1. Dairy cutting board used for meat
  2. shulchan aruch
  3. Obligation to stop giving?
  4. wool tzitzis
  5. Tzitzis
    Last Viewed
  1. grape ices
  2. Chazoras HaShatz
  3. electric rasors
  4. Praying After Midday
  5. Passover-I don't speak Hebrew