Recalls and Alerts: December 5 – 7, 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

OUTBREAK ALERT: FDA and the Pennsylvania Department of Health (DOH) are investigating an outbreak of 31illnesses caused by Salmonella Javiana at four healthcare facilities in Pennsylvania. The outbreak appears to be linked to fruit mix with cantaloupe, honeydew, pineapple, and grapes prepared by Tailor Cut Produce.

Allergy Alert: Tropical Nut and Fruit Co. recalls Truly Good Foods South of the Border nut mix (25-lb box; Lot #29119; Best before 04/15/2020; UPC 094184110198) due to undeclared soy and tree nuts.

Allergy Alert: Nassau Candy Distributors recalls Nancy Adams, Dark Chocolate Graham Crackers (7.5 oz / 212g; Best if used by 4/30/20, 5/1/20, 5/21/20, 6/30/20, 8/4/20) due to undeclared milk.

Food Safety Recall: White Castle Frozen Food Division recalls multiple production lots of Frozen Cheeseburger and hamburger sliders due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Pet Food Safety Recall: The J. M. Smucker Company recalls Special Kitty® Mixed Grill Dinner Pate (5.5-oz can; Lot #9263803; Best if used by 9/19/2021), and three variety packs containing the impacted product due to health concerns potentially associated with ingredients believed to not meet the Company’s quality and safety standards. Please refer to the recall notice for additional details.

Pet Food Safety Recall: Go Raw, LLC recalls Quest Beef Cat Food (2-lb bags; Lot N128; UPC 6-91730-17101-8) due to possible Salmonella contamination.

Canada

Allergy Alert: Tosuta International Sales Ltd. recalls Landers’ Australian brand Gluten free Macadamia Shortbread (175g; BEST BEFORE 23 SEP 20; UPC 6 66394 00012 7) due to undeclared milk.

Allergy Alert: Marché Kohinoor recalls various meat products due to undeclared sulphites. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Allergy Alert: Lemond Food Corp. recalls OurHome brand Spicy Jjamppongs (Frozen Noodles) (1.2 kg; All lot codes; UPC 8 809257 824238) due to undeclared oyster and squid.

Food Safety Recall: Pizzeria Morso TM Mtl Central recalls various tapinades due to lack of labelling indicating correect storage temperature. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall: Saucissons d’Antan recalls Pâté de foie / Liver pâté (Variable weights; Best before 2019-12-05) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall: Usine Amsellem Inc. recalls Amsellem brand Solo Chorizo – Dried Beef Sausage (28g; Product code 91002DC-707 / BB 2020 AVR 08; UPC 6 28055 38930 9) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall: Les Importations Mini Italia Inc. recalls Golosine brand Pancetta Stagionata “Rigatino” – Dried Cured Pork Belly (900g; Lot #L11923504P; Best before 12/AL/2020) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall: Low Carb Canada recalls Smart Cake brand Chocolate Smart Cake (120g; Lot 177; UPC 7 36846 00656 1) and Smart Cake brand Raspberry Cream Smart Cake (120g; Lot 177; UPC 8 53817 00825 3) due to foreign matter (metal shavings) contamination.

Europe

Allergy Alert (Austria): REWE International AG recalls SIMPLY GOOD ROTE LINSEN SUPPE MIT KOKOSMILCH / Simply Good brand Red Lentil Soup with Coconut Milk (450 mL; Lot L332; Best before 25.12.2019) due to undeclared traces of gluten and soy.

Allergy Alert (Germany): Udea B.V. recalls Abbot Kinney’s Coco Frost Kakao (500 ml; Lot L9108; Best before 17/04/2021) and Abbot Kinney’s Coco Frost Kakao (125 ml; Lots L9093 / L9094 and L9199; Best before 17/04/2021) due to undeclared gluten.

Allergy Alert (Ireland) Oumph! recalls Oumph! The Chunk (280g; Batch code 180919; Best before 18 March 2021) due to undeclared mustard.

Allergy Alert (Ireland): Unilever recalls Pot Noodle Beef & Tomato (90g; Batch code L9282; Best before July 2020) due to undeclared celery and mustard.

Allergy Alert (UK): Oumph! recalls Oumph! The Chunk (280g; Batch code 180919; Best before 18 March 2021) due to undeclared mustard.

Allergy Alert (UK): Unilever recalls Pot Noodle Beef & Tomato (90g; Batch code L9282; Best before July 2020) due to undeclared celery and mustard.

Food Safety Recall (France): Casino recalls Casino brand Céleri rémoulade (300g; Lot #933001; Best before 14/12/2019) due to potential foreign matter (pieces of blue plastic) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Luxembourg): REWE recalls REWE Feine Welt brand Kürbis Salbei Girasoli (250g; Best before 22/12/2019; Product of Italy) due to foreign matter (metal foil) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Luxembourg): Auchan recalls Cobolux brand Haché mélange épicé (approx. 500g; Lot #20191203; Best before 09/12/2019) due to Salmonella contamination.

Australia and New Zealand

Allergy Alert (Australia): Oldway Farm Pty Ltd recalls various deli beef products due to undeclared gluten. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.