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Last updated: 7th August 2006
Question ID: #2194
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$old!r of allah
7th August 2006

is coca cola harram because i have heard that it has alchohol

Ulamaa ID 03
Answer last updated on:
8th August 2006
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Ulamaa ID 03
Location: UK
In the Name of Allah, the Inspirer of Truth.
Assalamu Alaikum Warahmatullahi Wabarakatuh

We regard alcohol used in flavourings as permissible because it would be negligible in the end product. Because of this Coca Cola is permissible, refrain if you wish however. Alcoholic flavourings is very common now even in dry products. Added alcohol is impermissible.

Coca Cola

Alcohol flavourings

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