Recalls and Alerts: November 19 – 21, 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: FSIS issues a public health alert for chicken and beef samosa products containing spring roll pastries that have been recalled by the manufacturer, Tee Yih Jia (TYJ) Food Manufacturing due to undeclared milk. Please refer to the FSIS notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall: Dole Fresh Vegetables, Inc. recalls Dole™ Organic Romaine Hearts (3-pack; UPC 0-71430-90061-1; Harvested-On 10-23-20 and 10-26-20) and Wild Harvest Organic Romaine Hearts (UPC 7-11535-50201-2; Harvested On 10-23-20 and 10-26-20) due to shigatoxin-producing E. coli contamination.

Canada

Allergy Alert: Grand River Foods Ltd. recalls Unmeatable brand Southern-style Breaded Strips (400g; Best before MA 2021 MA 05 & MA 2021 MA 23; UPC 7 78721 78445 4) due to undeclared wheat.

Food Safety Recall: My Grandfather’s Farm recalls My Grandfather’s Farm brand Pumpkin Pie Jam (250 ml Mason jar; Date code September 10, 2020) because it may permit the growth of Clostridium botulinum. The recalled product was distributed only in Nova Scotia. No illnesses have been reported.

Food Safety Recall: Les Œufs Richard Eggs Inc. recalls multiple sizes and varieties of shell eggs due to Salmonella contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products, which were distributed only in Québec.

Europe

Allergy Alert (Belgium): LAMBRECHTS recalls SPAR Tomato ketchup (485 ml; Lot #106 E 138; Expiration date 17/05/2022) due to undeclared mustard.

Allergy Alert (Belgium): Biofresh Belgium recalls Danival brand Ketchup (560g; Lot #E087; Expiration date 27/03/2022) due to undeclared mustard.

Allergy Alert (Denmark): Carletti A/S recalls Jakobsen økologisk mørk pålægschokolade / Jakobsen organic dark cold chocolate (120g; Best before 16-03-2022) due to undeclared milk.

Allergy Alert (France): DEFIAL NORMIVAL recalls Les Idées du Boucher brand Boudins noirs / smoked, cooked sausages (2x125g vacuum-pack; Lot 20 318; Best before 13/12/2020) due to undeclared milk.

Allergy Alert (France): Industry recalls TerraSana brand Nouilles de sarrasin et patates douces / Buckwheat-sweet potato noodles (250g; Lot #702/273150) due to undeclared gluten above the legal limit for a gluten-free product.

Allergy Alert (Germany): Monolith Süd GmbH recalls Gelee-Erzeugnis-Mischung: 50 % Gelee-Erzeugnis mit Apfelpüree und 50 % Gelee-Erzeugnis mit Pflaumenpüree / Jelly product mix: 50% jelly product with apple puree and 50% jelly product with plum puree (180g; Best before 20.01.2021) due to undeclared sulphite and sulphur dioxide.

Allergy Alert (Luxembourg): REWE recalls Rewe Beste Wahl brand Eiscreme Caramel Coconut / Caramel Coconut Ice Cream (500 ml; Lot #LEE9205; Best before 01/2021) due to undeclared wheat (gluten).

Allergy Alert (Netherlands): DekaMarkt recalls Beef Teriyaki (450g; Best before 27-11-2020) due to undeclared egg and nuts.

Allergy Alert (Romania): Auchan recalls Auchan – Ciocolata neagra cu coaja de portocala / Auchan – Dark chocolate with orange peel (All batch codes and expiration dates) due to undeclared milk.

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Food Safety Recall (Austria): Zentrale Handelsgesellschaft – ZHG – mbH recalls Jeden Tag Französischer Brie / Every Day brand French Brie (Batch #305 AD; Best before 12.12.20) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Austria): Lactalis Deutschland GmbH recalls Le Brie Chêne d’argent /Chêne d’argent Brie (Batch #305 AD; Best before 12.12.20) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Belgium): Nonna recalls Baguette Rosette / Salami sub (240g; Lots 240311, 240670, 240319 & 240676; Expiration dates 20/11/20, 21/11/20, 21/11/20 & 22/11/20, respectively) and Bun Rosette / Salami sandwich (105g; Lots 240334, 240684 & 240686; Expiration dates 20/11/20, 21/11/20 & 22/11/20, respectively) due to potential Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Auchan recalls Moulin du boulay brand Pointe de brie / Brie wedges (180g; Lot 305A; Best before 25/12/2020) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): EURALIS GASTRONOMIE recalls MAISON MONTFORT brand Magret de canard tendre magret / Tender duck breast (380g; Lot #400315000002344; Use by 26/11/2020, 27/11/2020 & 28/11/2020) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): Schwarz Cranz GmbH & Co. KG recalls Meine Metzgerei – Pastrami, mild gepökelter, gegarter Rinderaufschnitt / My butcher shop brand Pastrami, mildly cured, cooked beef cold cuts (150g; Lot #L 32309768; Best before 27.11.2020) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): Lactalis Deutschland GmbH recalls three varieties of Brie due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): Schwarz Cranz GmbH & Co. KG recalls Rohschinken Abschnitte, mild geräuchert Gut Bartenhof / Gut Bartenhof brand mildly smoked raw ham (300g; Lot #L 4430634907; Best before 30.11.2020) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Netherlands): Lidl recalls Zwagerman Carpaccio met pijnboompitten / Zwagerman Carpaccio with pine nuts (Best before 21 november 2020) due to shigatoxin-producing E. coli contamination.

Asia, Africa and the Pacific Islands

Allergy Alert (Singapore): Kwong Cheong Thye Pte Ltd recalls multiple sauces due to undeclared fish. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Australia and New Zealand

Food Safety Recall (Australia): Halo Top Australia Pty Ltd recalls Halo Top Plant Based Caramel Chocolate Pretzel Ice Cream (473ml; Batch 0224; Best before 11/8/2022) due to potential chemical (solvent) contamination.