Recalls and Alerts: November 25 -27, 2018

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

OUTBREAK ALERT/Food Safety Recall: Achdut LTD. (Ariel, Israel) recalls several brand names and varieties of Tahini products due to possible Salmonella contamination, after a positive finding of Salmonella in a sample of tahini linked to an outbreak of Salmonella illnesses. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected brands and flavors of tahini products, which were manufactured in Israel and distributed internationally in retail stores and through mail orders.

Food Safety Recall: Pelleh Farms Inc. recalls Bethel Creamery brand Pasteurized Whole Organic Milk, Whole Organic Milk Greek Yogurt and Whole Organic Milk Leben due to improper pasteurization. Please refer to the recall notice for a list of affected Use by dates for each product.

Pet Food Safety Recall: Sunshine Mills, Inc. recalls certain Evolve®, Sportsman’s Pride® and Triumph® dry dog foods due elevated vitamin D levels. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.


Allergy Alert: Dépanneur de la piste enr. recalls various prepared foods due to undeclared wheat, milk, eggs, soy and sulfites.

Food Safety Recall: Pâtisserie et traiteur Adar recalls Babaganoush due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.


Allergy Alert (Belgium): Bjorg Bonneterre et Compagnie recalls Evernat brand P’tits Fourrés (pkg of 6; Lot 10718A & 19818A; Best by 17/01/2019 & 17/04/2019) due to undeclared almonds.

Allergy Alert (Denmark): Coop Danmark A/S recalls Girasoli med ost og honning filled pasta (250g; Best before 18/1-2019; Product of Italy) due to undeclared walnuts.

Allergy Alert (France): Auchan recalls Auchan Vendome brand Papillotes Pralines Lait (375g; Lots between L 8269 11 9:50 and L 8269 11 11:10; Best before 30/04/2019) due to undeclared wheat.

Food Safety Recall (Belgium): Fromagerie de la Tournette recalls Reflets de France Fromage AOP reblochon laitier au lait cru (450g; Lots 82425050 & 82425051; Best by 30-11-2018) due to possible Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Denmark): Megafood ApS recalls Sweet Nuts / Ezeme cerezli, süsse Nüsse, buram (420g glass jar; Best before 01-11-2018) due to high level of aflatoxin.

Food Safety Recall (France): La Fromagerie La Tournette recalls various brands of Fromage AOP reblochon laitier au lait cru due to Salmonella contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (UK – Northern Ireland specific): Galmere Fresh Foods recalls Pestle and Mortar Fresh Green Basil Pesto and Pestle and Mortar Fresh Red Sundried Tomato Pesto (140g; All ‘use by’ dates) due to possible Salmonella contamination.

Asia, Africa and the Pacific Islands

Food Safety Recall (Israel): Achdut Ltd. recalls Tahini (all weights and packages with Best by dates of April 7 2019 through May 21, 2019) due to possible Salmonella contamination.


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