Kashrut: Dairy/Meat: Hot Spills and Opposite Gender Utensil: Unused

Situation
  • Hot food of one gender spills (falls into or onto) an empty utensil of the opposite gender.
  • The utensil was unused at 120° F (49° C) or more for at least 24 hours.
Status
  • The utensil is usually non-kosher.
  • The food is kosher.
Note If the spill is spicy/charif or if the utensil had been used hot within the 24 hours before the spill, consult a rabbi.

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