Recalls and Alerts: January 9 – 12, 2020


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: USDA/FSIS Issues Public Health Alert for Products Associated with the FDA Almark Foods Recall Due to Possible Listeria monocytogenes Contamination. Please refer to the Alert for details.

Allergy Alert: USDA/FSIS issues Allergy Alert for Swedish Meatball Products manufactured by Carso’s Pasta Company due to undeclared anchovies. Please refer to the Alert for details on the affected product.

Allergy Alert: Culinary International, LLC recalls evol. CILANTRO LIME CHICKEN BURRITO (6 oz.; Lot B9253 J1 P6009; Best before BEST BY 03 MAR 2021CB) due to undeclared egg.

Europe

Allergy Alert (France): Auchan recalls CRUSTA C brand Crevettes entières crues / raw, whole shrimp (size 60/80; sold between 03/01/2020 and 10/01/2020) due to elevated sulfite levels.

Allergy Alert (France): CHARCUTERIE VALLE DE LA BRUCHE recalls Assortiment de charcuteries alsaciennes – pistaches, olives et lyon fine (225g; Lot #001364; Best before 29/01/2020) due to undeclared pistachios.

Allergy Alert (Ireland): Walkers Snack Foods recalls Doritos Tangy Cheese (180g; Batch codes06 06 20 GBC 205 364, 06 06 20 GBC 205 363, 06 06 20 GBC 203 364, 06 06 20 GBC 203 363,06 06 20 GBC 202 364, 06 06 20 GBC 202 363; Best before 06/06/20) due to undeclared soy.

Allergy Alert (Ireland): Tesco recalls various Tesco brand Pesto products due to undeclared peanut. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Allergy Alert (UK): Walkers Snack Foods recalls Doritos Tangy Cheese (180g; Batch codes 06 06 20 GBC 205 364, 06 06 20 GBC 205 363, 06 06 20 GBC 203 364, 06 06 20 GBC 203 363,06 06 20 GBC 202 364, 06 06 20 GBC 202 363; Best before 06 June 2020) due to undeclared soy.

Allergy Alert (UK): Tesco recalls various Tesco brand Pesto products due to undeclared peanut. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (Austria): DNC OG recalls SUCUK Turkish Sausage (Batch #2019 46 – 16) because the product is harmful to health.

Food Safety Recall (France): Intermarché recalls CAPITAINE HOUAT brand Moules de Bouchot / mussels (1.4 kg; Best before 25/12/2019 to 12/01/2020) due to Norovirus contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): intermarché recalls MONBRUN brand Huîtres fines et spéciales / oysters (sold between 21/12/2019 and 29/12/2019) due to Norovirus contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Intermarché recalls various CAPITAINE HOUAT brand Coquillages vivants / live shellfish due to Norovirus contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (France): Auchan recalls various MONBRUN brand Huîtres de Normandie / oysters due to Norovirus contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (France): Reghalal recalls Reghalal brand Emincés de poulet fumés / sliced smoked chicken (2 x 75g; Lot #4709592744; Best before 27/01/2020) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Carrefour recalls various shellfish sold at Carrefour due to Norovirus contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (France): Kermaree recalls various Kermaree brand shellfish due to Norovirus contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): Sofra Dairy Products B.V. recalls Erzincan Tulum Peyniri, Nomaden-Weichkäse nach türkischer Art, 45% Fett in Tr. / Turkish style soft cheese (500g; Lot 462; Best before 13.05.2020) due to foreign matter (glass splinters) contamination.

Asia, Africa and the Pacific Islands

Allergy Alert (Singapore): Redmart Limited recalls Sainsbury’s Green Pesto (190g; All date codes; Product of UK) due to undecalred peanut. 

Food Safety Recall (Singapore): Classic Fine Food(s) Pte Ltd recalls Bouchot live mussels (Various batch codes; Product of France) due to Norovirus contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a list of batch codes.

Australia and New Zealand

Allergy Alert (Australia): Conga Foods recalls Sacla` Classic Basil Pesto and Sacla` Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto (190g; Best before dates from 31/07/2021 until 31/01/2022) due to undeclared peanut.

Allergy Alert (Australia): KS Importing and Exporting recalls various KS Wang Brand Fish Sausages due to undeclared egg. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Allergy Alert (Australia): SHIN MI AUSTRALIA PTY LTD recalls various Shin Mi Wang Brand Fish Sausages due to undeclared egg. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (Australia): Nestlé recalls various Uncle Tobys Roll-Ups due to foreign matter (small metal fragments) contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (New Zealand): Pak’n Save Hornby, Christchurch recalls Pak’n Save Hornby brand Prime Beef Mince (Best before 12.1.20) due to foreign matter (metal pieces) contamination.