Recalls and Alerts: November 17 – 20, 2017

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

Public Health Alert: FDA Alerts Consumers about Risk of Antibiotic-Resistant Brucella Linked to Raw Milk from Udder Milk Co-Op. Please refer to the FDA notice for complete details. FDA has been unable to contact Udder Milk to request a recall.

Public Health Alert: USDA/FSIS advises consumers that approximately 6,907 pounds of chicken products produced by Productos Dany, Inc., a Hatillo P.R. establishment, may contain products that have been recalled because they contain previously recalled ingredients. Please refer to the Public Health Alert for complete details on the affected products, which were shipped to retail locations in Puerto Rico.

Allergy Alert: Missa Bay LLC recalls Fresh Prep’D brand Buffalo Style Ranch Wrap Kit (2-lb packages containing 4 8-oz. trays; Use by 11/21/17) due to undeclared peanut and soy. The recalled products were shipped to retail locations in Indiana and New Jersey.

Food Safety Recall: Trafon Group recalls approximately 297,828 pounds of chicken and pork products that were not presented at the U.S. point-of-entry for inspection. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products, which were shipped to retail, hotel, restaurant and institutional locations in Puerto Rico.

Food Safety Recall: Trader Joe’s recalls certain fresh salads that may contain pieces of glass and/or hard plastic. Please refer to the recall notice for complete details of the affected products and the states to which they were shipped.

Food Safety Recall: Casa Sanchez Foods expands its earlier recall to include all Real Guacamole and Spicy Guacamole products due to possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes. The recalled products were distributed throughout California, Nevada and Hawaii.

Food Safety Recall: Goya de Puerto Rico recalls Goya Adobo with Cumin Seasoning (28 ounces plastic jar; Best by 10/18/22) and Goya Adobo with Pepper Seasoning (28 ounces plastic jar; Best by 10/23/22) due to possible Salmonella contamination. The recalled products were distributed in Puerto Rico through retail stores.

Food Safety Recall: S & D Dairy LLC recalls its Chocolate Milk product (Code date November 25) due to underpasteurization. The recalled product was sold Winner’s Meat and Grocery in Osgood, OH and Davis Meats of Sidney, OH.


Allergy Alert: Thai United Food Trading Ltd. recalls Vinh Thuan brand Rice Flour for Cake (400g; Expiry 30/08/2018; UPC 8 934734 212038) due to undeclared gluten. The recalled product was distributed to retailers in Alberta, British Columbia, and Saskatchewan.

Allergy Alert: Dépanneur Forget (Montreal, QC) recalls Ciabatta Bread Baguettes (All lots sold through November 20, 2017) due to sesame seeds, soy and nuts.


Allergy Alert (Germany): Lubs GmbH recalls Raw-Delicious Cocoa Mint Protein Food Bar (Expiry dates 25.07.18, 24.08.18) due to undeclared gluten.

Food Safety Recall (Denmark): Skare Øst Aps recalls Chopped Pork and Veal, 10% max (500g package; Best before 24.11.2017) and Chopped Pork and Veal, 10% max (1000g package Best before 23.11.2017) due to possible Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): Franken-Gut Fleischwaren GmbH recalls Zwiebelmettwurst/Onion Sausage (Batch No. 311) due to contamination with Verotoxin-producing E. coli (VTEC).

Australia and New Zealand

Allergy Alert (Australia): Monde Nissin Australia recalls Nudie Brekkie with real berries, real coconut milk & real oat (250 mL; Best before 24 Mar 18) due to undeclared milk. The recalled product was sold in Coles and Woolworths nationally.

Allergy Alert (Australia): Vodka Cruiser Sunny Orange Passionfruit (275 ml bottles, sold in mixed packs; packed from 9/10/2017 to 13/11/2017 (non promotional pack) & Packed from 27/09/2017 to 30/10/2017 (promotional pack)) due to undeclared tartrazine (Colour 102). The recalled product was sold in major and independent liquor outlets across Australia.