Recalls and Alerts: May 2–5, 2021

Here is today’s list of food safety recalls, product withdrawals, allergy alerts and miscellaneous compliance issues. The live links will take you directly to the official recall notices and company news releases that contain detailed information for each recall and alert.

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United States

Allergy Alert: CytoSport, Inc. recalls Evolve Double Chocolate Protein Shakes (11 oz – Tetra Pak cartons sold in 4 pack; Manufacture dates 12/31/2020 & 1/1/2021) and Evolve Vanilla Bean Protein Shake (11 oz – Tetra Pak cartons sold in 4 pack; Manufacture dates 12/30/2020 & 1/25/2021) due to undeclared soy.

Allergy Alert: Russ Davis Wholesale recalls Crazy Fresh and Quick & Easy brands Veggie Pizza (6 oz; Sell by 04/20/21 through 05/04/21) due to undeclared soy.

Allergy Alert: Bellisio Foods, Inc. recalls Michelina’s Spaghetti with Meat Sauce (8.5 oz; Lot code J1112N8; Best by 22APR2022; UPC 7 17854 10503 9) due to undeclared soy.

Allergy Alert: Frito-Lay recalls Ruffles All Dressed Potato Chips (16 1/8 oz. bags; Guaranteed fresh date 11 JUN 2021 combined with Manufacturing codes 373205510, 473305610 or 473105610) due to undeclared milk.

Allergy Alert: The Hershey Company recalls Hershey’s Chocolate Shell Topping (7.25 oz / 205g; Lot code 25JSAS1) due to undeclared almonds.

Food Safety Alert (New York State): The New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets warns consumers that Robinson Fresh brand packaged Turnip Greens (16-oz bag; Best by 4/26/21) may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. Consumers are advised to either discard the product or return it to the place of purchase.

Food Safety Alert (New York State): The New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets warns consumers that raw milk from Breese Hollow Dairy may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. The producer is now prohibited from selling raw milk until subsequent sampling indicates that the product is free of harmful bacteria. Consumers are advised to discard the product.

Pet Treat Withdrawal: Zuke’s, a subsidiary of Nestlé Purina PetCare, has withdrawn Zuke’s Mini Naturals training treats (all sizes and flavours) from store shelves due to mold contamination issues. The company has not announced a formal product recall and has not indicated whether or not its actions were taken in cooperation with FDA. Please refer to the linked story for a list of affected products.

Canada

Food Safety Recall: Serenplicity (Mary Sullivan) recalls several varieties of soup (1-L glass jars; Sold up to and including 5 May 2021) because the products were not packed in a manner that would ensure they are safe to consume. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Europe

Allergy Alert (Belgium): Carrefour recalls Carrefour brand MOULES SAUCE TARTARE / Mussels in tartar sauce (Lot HMD20; Best before 14/06/21) due to undeclared mustard and eggs.

Allergy Alert (Belgium): Chatka Seafood recalls ROMANOV KING KRAB 50% PATTES and ROMANOV KING KRAB 100% CHAIR / 50% claws and 100% flesh (121g; Best before 16/10/24) due to undeclared sulphites.

Allergy Alert (Belgium): Traindevie recalls Traindevie brand Bavarois à la framboise (sans gluten, sans lactose) / Raspberry Bavarian, gluten-free and lactose-free (100g & 340g; All best before dates up to and including 25/04/2021) due to undeclared sulphites.

Allergy Alert (Germany): Humana Vertriebs GmbH recalls Alete bewusst “Spinat-Käse-Risotto” Babynahrung / Spinach, cheese & risotto baby food (250g; Lot L0339; Use by 12/2022) due to undeclared gluten, egg and celery.

Allergy Alert (Sweden): KLS Ugglarps recalls Ugglarps brand Vego-nuggets and Ugglarps brand Vego-schnitzel (Batch numbers 10567 to 10785; Best before from 21.04.08 to 21.05.31) due to undeclared sulphur dioxide.

Food Safety Recall (Denmark): Scandic Food A/S recalls Svansø Økologisk Aioli / Organic aioli (175g; Lots L1 + L2; Best before 19/12/2021) due to risk of mold contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): CDV VILLEPINTE recalls CDV VILLEPINTE brand Viande hachée / Ground beef (Use by 30/04/2021) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Jeca recalls Jeca brand Terrine aux tomates séchées et herbes méditerranéennes / Terrine with dried tomatoes and Mediterranean herbs (2 kg & 2.8 kg; Multiple lot codes and Use by dates) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected lot codes.

Food Safety Recall (France): EARL DE VILLIERS recalls EARL DE VILLIERS brand Fromages de chèvre frais et affinés / Fresh and aged goat cheeses (Multiple lot codes) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected lot codes.

Food Safety Recall (France): MACEO DISTRIBUTION recalls CONFITURE ANANAS M’AMOUR / Pineapple jam (325g; Lots 3022 and 3023; Best before 30/11/2022) due to foreign matter (metal particles) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Cora recalls Marion brand Jambon cuit avec son os, fumé, vendu à la coupe / Cooked, smoked bone-in ham, sold by the slice (Lot J20; Use by 25/05/2021) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Nestlé France recalls Herta Le bon Végétal® Boulettes aux légumes carottes petits pois et maïs / Veggie boulettes with carrots, peas and corn (200g; Lot #10503655 F; Use by dates between 29/04/2021 and 14/05/2021) due to foreign matter (glass fragments) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): COMPAGNIE ITALIENNE DE PRODUITS FRAIS CIPF CODIPAL recalls multiple Gorgonzola cheese products due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Please refer to the linked page for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (France): Le pêcheur Créole recalls Le pêcheur Créole brand Thon germon fumé / Smoked albacore tuna (150g; Lot 102T106; Use by 12/05/2021) due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): LENAJA DISTRIBUTION recalls Lenaja brand Hampe de Boeuf sous-vide / vacuum-packed flank steak (~1.8 kg; Lot #211120138; Use by 10/05/2021 & 15/05/2021) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Ireland): La Bio Idea recalls La Bio Idea Pesto – Organic Pesto – Siciliano (130g; Best before 01/10/2023; Product of Italy) due to foreign matter (glass particles) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (UK): Greggs recalls Greggs Vegetable Bakes (310-g 2-pack; Best before 15 August 2021, 28 August 2021, 11 September 2021, 12 September 2021 and 26 September 2021) due to possible foreign matter (small pieces of green glass) contamination.

Recalls and Alerts: April 29–May 1, 2021

Here is today’s list of food safety recalls, product withdrawals, allergy alerts and miscellaneous compliance issues. The live links will take you directly to the official recall notices and company news releases that contain detailed information for each recall and alert.

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United States

Allergy Alert: Hempstead Foodservice recalls approximately 972 pounds of pork chop products due to undeclared hydrolyzed soy protein. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete description of the affected products.

Canada

Allergy Alert: New World Natural Foods Inc. recalls New World brand Organic Chia Coconut Peanut Butter (365g; Batch code 200022 30102021; UPC 0 59443 40052 6) due to undeclared almond and cashew.

Food Safety Alert: Boucherie O’Max recalls Saumon Coho fumé  / Smoked Coho Salmon (65g; All units sold up to and including 28 April 2021) because the product packaging does not include the required “Keep frozen until use” statement.

Europe

Allergy Alert (Belgium): Q & Queen International Trading Corp recalls LAMSA brand thyme (500g; Expiration date 24/11/2023) due to undeclared sesame.

Allergy Alert (France): Aldi recalls Corril brand 2 ESCALOPES DE DINDE A LA MILANAISE (240g; Lot #91009416; Use by dates between 04/05/2021 and 05/05/2021) due to undeclared allergens.

Allergy Alert (France): GROUPE FRUCTA PARTNER recalls Auchan brand Jus de raisin partiellement à base de concentré / Grape juice with juice concentrate (6 x 20 cl; Multiple lot codes and Use by dates) due to undeclared sulphites. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected lot codes.

Allergy Alert (Iceland): Ora ehf. recalls Ora brand Mexíkósk súpa / Mexican soup (410g; Lot #L31873; Best before 16.03.2024) due to undeclared celery.

Allergy Alert (Ireland): Consumers are advised that HB Twister Peek-A-Blue Ice Lollies (5 multipack and single-serve; All Best before dates) contain undeclared milk.

Allergy Alert (UK): Wall’s recalls Twister Peek-A-Blue ice lollies (5 x 70ml multipack, single pack 70ml; All batch codes; All Best before dates) due to undeclared milk.

Food Safety Recall (Belgium): Herta Le bon Végétal® recalls Herta Le bon Végétal® brand Boulettes aux légumes carottes petits pois et maïs / Vegetable “meatballs” with carrots, peas and corn (200g; Lot #10503655 F; Use by dates between 29/04/2021 and 14/05/2021) due to possible foreign matter (pieces of glass) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): COMPAGNIE ITALIENNE DE PRODUITS FRAIS CIPF CODIPAL recalls En Cuisine brand Gorgonzola Pizza wedge (Use by dates between 28/04/2021 and 03/06/2021) due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Société Nouvelle des Etablissements Jean Mazière recalls Jean Maziere Merguez / sausages (5/pkg & 10/pkg vacuum-packs; Lots 10921MG, 11321MG & 11721MG; Use by 05/05/2021, 07/05/2021 & 11/05/2021, respectively) due to bulging packages, suggestive of production of packaging defects.

Food Safety Recall (France): DISLAND INTERMARCHE recalls ST NECTAIRE FERMIER AOP brand WALCHLI cheese (sold by the slice; Lot #211205; Use by 06/05/2021) due to potential Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): REUNION PELAGIQUE TRAITEUR recalls multiple fish products due to potential Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Please refer to the Rappel Conso recall notices for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (Luxembourg): Auchan recalls Herta Le bon Végétal® brand Boulettes aux légumes carottes petits pois et maïs / Vegetable “meatballs” with carrots, peas and corn (200g; Lot #10503655 F; Use by dates between 29/04/2021 and 14/05/2021) due to possible foreign matter (pieces of glass) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Luxembourg): Pall Center Oberpallen recalls La Bio Idea brand Organic Pesto Siciliano (130g; Best before 10/2023) due to foreign matter (glass particles) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (UK): Franco’s Ices recalls Mr Bubble (Bubble Gum Flavour Ice Lolly) (70 ml; Batch code 03193; Best before end of October 2023) due to possible foreign matter (small pieces of metal) contamination.

Recalls and Alerts: April 25—28, 2021

Here is today’s list of food safety recalls, product withdrawals, allergy alerts and miscellaneous compliance issues. The live links will take you directly to the official recall notices and company news releases that contain detailed information for each recall and alert.

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Interested in learning more about food safety and the history of foodborne disease outbreaks and investigations? Click on the TAINTED menu at the top of the page to read a short excerpt, then follow the buy links to add a digital or print copy to your personal library.

United States

OUTBREAK INVESTIGATION UPDATE: FDA reports that the outbreak of acute non-viral hepatitis in Southern Nevada has grown to include eleven confirmed and one suspect case. The illnesses are associated with consumption of Real Water brand bottled Alkaline Water.

OUTBREAK INVESTIGATION: FDA is working with the CDC to identify the source of an outbreak of fifteen E. coli O145:H28 illnesses. No other details have been released.

Allergy Alert: Basic Grain Products, Inc. recalls Kroger and Stop & Shop brand’s Caramel Rice Cakes due to undeclared milk. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall: Velvet Ice Cream recalls all of its ice cream and sherbet products made on or after March 24, 2021 due to potential Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products, which were distributed in Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio and West Virginia.

Canada

Food Safety Recall: Boucherie Française recalls all raw meats and ready-to-eat food items prepared in the store because the recalled items may be unfit for human consumption. Please refer to the recall notice for additional details.

Europe

OUTBREAK INVESTIGATION UPDATE (SWEDEN): An outbreak of Salmonella Enteritidis infections that has sickened 32 people in 15 counties has been linked to consumption of Eldorado brand Chocolate Wafers.

Allergy Alert Update (Belgium): Scoop BC recalls Akiié brand Piment—red, yellow and green varieties (110 ml and 228 ml; All lot codes and expiration dates) due to undeclared soy.

Allergy Alert (Belgium): JOUETS BROZE FILS SA recalls UPYAA brand TETES BRULEES LA FABRIK A FIL (550g; All lot codes; Expiration date 09/2022) due to undeclared barley (gluten).

Allergy Alert (France): Auchan recalls Auchan brand Jus ABC de Raisin / Grape juice (6x20cl; Use by 28/08/2021, 28/09/2021. 28/11/2021, 28/01/2022 & 28/02/2022) due to undeclared sulphites.

Allergy Alert Update (Ireland): Savana Milk Chocolate Raisins (175g; Batch codes 0120239 and 0121015; Best before 04/08/2021 and 22/02/2022) contains undeclared peanuts.

Allergy Alert Update (Luxembourg): Auchan recalls Auchan brand Jus ABC de Raisin / Grape juice (6x20cl; Use by 28/08/2021, 28/09/2021. 28/11/2021, 28/01/2022 & 28/02/2022) due to undeclared sulphites.

Allergy Alert (UK ): Hotel Chocolat recalls Summer Desserts Sleekster chocolates (365g; All batches; Best before 31 October 2021) due to undeclared egg, wheat (gluten), hazelnuts and walnuts.

Allergy Alert (UK): Hoffmans Foods recalls Hoffman’s Chopped Herring (150g; Batch code 21098; Use by 13 May 2021) due to undeclared egg and sulphites.

Food Safety Recall (Belgium): Industry recalls La Bio Idea brand Pesto Siciliano (Lot #LE 2881 FCP9; Expiration date 10/2023) due to potential foreign matter (pieces of glass) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Belgium): Industry recalls HUSK brand Psyllium-Frøskaller, Psyllium – Mavebalance and FiberHUSK psyllium-husk products (All lot codes and expiration dates) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Fromagerie des Frisonnes recalls Fromagerie des Frisonnes brand Le Délice de Marguerite cheese made from raw cow’s milk (Lot #100221; Best before 25/04/ 2021) due to E. coli contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): E. Leclerc recalls L’ATELIER POISSONNERIE brand MOULE CORDE BIO ÉLEVÉES EN FRANCE / Mussels (Lot 20210418; Use by 26/04/2021) due to E. coli contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Intermarché and E. Leclerc recall Tresse poulet à la provençale / Braided chicken pastry (120g; Lot #000021112; Use by 22/05/2021) due to foreign matter (pieces of hard, white plastic) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Industry recalls Jeca brand Terrine aux tomates séchées et herbes méditerranéennes / Mediterranean style terrine with dry tomatoes and herbs (2.8 kg; Lot #21041610200; Use by 26/05/2021) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Supermarché Match recalls SAINT GERY brand PETIT SALE LILLOIS (Lot #111354; Use by 06/05/2021) due to Listeria contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): E. Leclerc–Harly recalls chair à saucisse vrac / Bulk sausage meat (Sold between 14/04/2021 and 18/04/2021) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): René MEYER recalls Saucissons sec de dinde / Dry turkey sausage (Bulk package; Lot #0682117; Use by 18/05/2021) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): René Meyer recalls Presskopf (Bulk; Lot #0982105; Use by 26/04/2021) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): FERME DE RECULFORT EARL recalls EARL Ferme de Reculefort brand Aperifrom’ nature et aromatisés Fromage lactique sec, mi-sec / plain, flavoured and lactic dry and semi-moist cheeses due to Listeria contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (Ireland): Manufacturer recalls Iceland Luxury 4 Hoisin Duck Quarter Pounder Burgers (454g; Best before 20/09/2022) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Romania): CARREFOUR ROMÂNIA S.A. recalls SORICI PORC FELIAT SI CONDIMENTAT / Sliced and spiced pork (Lot 72; Use by 04.05.2021) and SORICI PORC PARLIT RULAT / Rolled pork (Lot 72; Use by 04.05.2021) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Sweden): ICA recalls ICA Hamburgare, fryst / Hamburger, frozen (20 x 90g / 1800g; Best before 2022-02-13) due to Salmonella contamination.

Asia, Africa and the Pacific Islands

Allergy Alert (Israel): Yaad Sweets Ltd. recalls Bitter chocolate stuffed with nougat and Bitter chocolate with nut fragments (100g; all expiration dates up to and including: 27.01.2022) due to undeclared milk.

Australia and New Zealand

Allergy Alert (New Zealand): Chemist Warehouse NZ recalls Bondi Protein Co brand Vegan Protein Bar, Chocolate flavour (60g; Best before 14.03.22 and 04.02.22) and Bondi Protein Co brand Vegan Protein Bar, Salted caramel flavour (60g; Best before 29.01.22.) due to undeclared peanuts.