Kosher Meat Department
This kosher super market carries the best kind of glatt kosher meat in Los Angeles. For those that do not know, kosher meat is the meat that comes from a kosher animal and is slaughtered in the ritual Jewish halachic way. Depending on the type of animal that it is, the rules will vary for determining a kosher animal. For land animals, such as cattle, the requirements are that it has to have split hooves and chew its cud. Glatt kosher meat is meat of animals with smooth or defect-free lungs. Santa Monica Glatt Kosher Super Market is one of the few places that carries steroid-free meat.
Santa Monica Glatt Kosher Super Market carries kosher meat because of the fact that people who choose kosher meat over treif meat normally have lower cholesterol levels. Since kosher slaughter is a very detailed process and there are many guidelines that accompany it, you can be sure that you are only getting the best cuts of meats available. Since the animal initially does not know that it is about to be slaughtered, it does not release hormones that they would typically release at the first sign of danger.
When an animal is slaughtered in a treif manner, it would release hormones and the hormones would remain in the meat after the slaughter. And during human ingestion, the hormones can be harmful to humans. Once an animal is slaughtered in a kosher way, it is then checked for any type of irregularities, such as harmed organs. If any organs on the animal is harmed then it cannot be considered kosher. The blood and certain types of fat are also removed from the animal in order to make it kosher.
The most common kosher meats that Santa Monica Glatt Kosher Super Market carries are beef and chicken. you can save a lot of money in the long run by buying kosher meat from the meat department at Santa Monica Glatt Kosher Super Market. You are not just buying kosher meat, you are investing in your health.