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I heard that it is permitted for a sefaradi to eat fish with butter but not with any other dairy products. Is this a valid statement?

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With credit to Gershon Gold for providing the link:

halachayomit.co.il/EnglishDisplayRead.asp?readID=2370:

Nevertheless, regarding eating fish with butter (which is not considered like actual milk as opposed to other dairy products), several Poskim have ruled leniently on this matter, even according to the Sephardic custom. Indeed, Hagaon Harav Abdullah Somech zt”l of Baghdad writes that the custom in his city was to permit frying fish in butter. Thus, those who customarily eat fish with butter may continue with their custom. Ashkenazi Jews customarily rule leniently on all of the above (including eating fish with milk or cheese) and they may indeed continue with their custom as well.

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Isn't the Ben Ish Chai named Yosef Chayim? How does this answer the question? –  Double AA May 14 at 21:42
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