Recalls and Alerts: October 27 – 31, 2019


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: Golden Dragon Fortune Cookies Inc. recalls Golden Dragon Inc. Chinese Almond Cookies (5lbs box or the 100 count plastic bags; Best if Used Before 3/20; UPC 0 80005 23031 2) due to undeclared milk.

Food Safety Recall: Wawona Frozen Foods recalls packages of frozen raspberries and frozen berry mixes containing raspberries sold at Aldi Grocery Stores and frozen raspberries sold at Raley’s Family of Fine Stores due to potential Hepatitis A virus contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall: North Bay Produce, Inc. recalls 2,297 cases and 2 bulk bins of fresh apples, including McIntosh, Honeycrisp, Jonathan, Fuji, Jonamac and Red Delicious varieties (shipped between October 16th, 2019 and October 21st, 2019) due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected brands and the distribution details.

Food Safety Recall: H&T Seafood Inc. recalls an undetermined amount of FISHERMAN’S WHARF SWAI FILLETS PRODUCT OF VIETNAM frozen fillets (1-lb; produced over an undetermined amount of time) that were packed and distributed without the benefit of USDA inspection and used the mark of inspection without authorization.

Food Safety Recall: OSI Industries, LLC recalls CHAR-BROILED BEEF PATTIES (CARAMEL COLOR ADDED), frozen, ready-to-eat (38-lb. bulk lined boxes; Lot code 22219) due to possible foreign matter (metal) contamination.

Canada

Allergy Alert: Thomas, Large & Singer Inc. recalls Popchips brand Sea Salt & Vinegar Potato Chips (85g; Best before 2020 AU 06 & 2020 AU 07; UPC 0 82666 71240 4) due to undeclared wheat.

Allergy Alert: Taza Food Products Ltd. recalls Taza brand Chat Papdi – Gram Flour Snack (360g; Best Before 20FE20 and 20JL07; UPC 8 96546 00089 1) due to undeclared wheat.

Food Safety Recall Update: Industry recalls various raw beef and raw veal products due to E. coli O157:H7. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall Update: Industry recalls various raw beef and raw veal products due to E. coli O157:H7. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall Update: Industry recalls various raw beef and raw veal products due to E. coli O157:H7. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall: Walmart Canada Corp. recalls Parent’s Choice brand Infant Formula for Babies Sensitive to Lactose (638g; Product code EXP 2020 NO 05 T05DVBV; UPC 6 28915 09517 3) due to Cronobacter spp. contamination.

Food Safety Recall: Boucherie Beau-Bien recalls various products due to lack of specific storage temperature labeling. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall: Pousse-Santé inc. recalls various products due to lack of specific storage temperature labeling. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall: Fromagerie Bergeron Inc. recalls various Fromagerie Bergeron brand Fromagerie Bergeron brand Gouda Curds and “Le Populaire” cheeses due to possible Salmonella contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall: Sobeys Inc. recalls Compliments brand Sweet Kale Blend (255g; Best before 19 OC 28, 19 OC 31, 19 NO 01, 19 NO 02, 19 NO 03; UPC 0 68820 13305 6) due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Europe

Allergy Alert (Belgium): Hemar recalls King Monty brand Pure Darkness chocolat fondant (130g; Lot #L10042018; Best before 03/02/2020) due to undeclared milk.

Allergy Alert (France): Carrefour recalls Carrefour Bio brand Mini lunette, strawberry flavour (156g; Lot #19147.3; Best before 21/02/20) due to undeclared hazelnuts.

Allergy Alert (UK – England, Wales and Scotland specific): Costa Coffee recalls Millionaire Mallow Bites (Batch code 19289; Best before 7 and 8 January 2020) due to undeclared egg and gluten (wheat).

Food Safety Recall (Austria): HOFER and Lieferant Märsch Importhandels GmbH recall Happy Harvest Mandeln gemahlen / milled almonds (200g; Best before 13.04.2020) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Austria): dm drogerie markt recalls dmBio Hühnchenfleisch Zubereitung nach dem 4. Monat / chicken meat preparation after the 4th month (125g; Best before 21.01.2021) due to foreign matter (glass particles) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Denmark): Geia Foods A/S recalls Kykling Kyllinge Panetter (250g; Best before 29/1-2021) due to foreign matter (metal) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): TARTEFRAIS recalls Tartefrais brand Paris-Brest pastry (500g; Lot numbers beginning with L288B; Best before 26/10/2019) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Industry recalls PASCO brand ready-to-use sauces due to packaging issues leading to a possible microbiological health hazard. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (France): Roland Monterrat recalls POUCE brand Pâté en croûte (450g; Lot #928301; Best before 18/11/2019) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): CHARCUTERIE VALLE DE LA BRUCHE recalls AUCHAN MMM ! brand Véritables cervelas d’Alsace 2×2 (306g; Lot #281282; Best before 08/11/2019) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): Gerald Bartke GmbH recalls Cheddar Medium (Manufactured by Belton Farm UK; sold from 20.September 2019 on) due to possible foreign matter (glass fragments) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): AB Vilniaus Paukstynas recalls Kykling Kyllinge Panetter (250g; Best before 29/1-2021) due to foreign matter (metal) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): nutwork Handelsgesellschaft mbH recalls ARDILLA Walnüsse in der Schale / Walnuts in the shell (1,000g; Lots L1921987 & L1922023; Best before 01.07.2020 & 02.07.2020 respectively) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Ireland): Zorba Delicacies Limited recalls various brands and flavours of houmous due to possible Salmonella contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (Luxembourg): Cora recalls Profuma brand Pastrami (Lot #393850; Best before 06/12/2019) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Luxembourg): Auchan recalls POUCE brand Pâté en croûte (450g; Lot #928301; Best before 18/11/2019) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Sweden): Skånemejerier recalls Standard milk (3%) (1 liter; Best before 2019-10-31) due to improper pasteurization.

Food Safety Recall (UK): Zorba Delicacies Limited recalls various brands and flavours of houmous due to possible Salmonella contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall Update (UK): Zorba Delicacies Limited updates its earlier recall of various brands and flavours of houmous to include additional brands, due to possible Salmonella contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Australia and New Zealand

Food Safety Recall (New Zealand): Riverside Milk recalls Riverside Milk brand raw (unpasteurised) drinking milk (Batches purchased at vending machine, including and between 23/10/19 and 29/10/19) due to possible Campylobacter contamination.