Recalls and Alerts: September 25-27, 2021

TAINTEDHere 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: Picket Fence Creamery, LLC recalls Picket Fence Creamery taco cheese curds (12 oz; Best if used by dates up to and including 2-26-22; UPC 094922414984) and Picket Fence Creamery key lime pie ice cream (½ pint, pint, and quart containers; Best if used by dates up to and including 3/31/22; UPC 094922414847) due to undeclared wheat.

Allergy Alert: Nestle USA Inc. recalls DIGIORNO PEPPERONI CRISPY PAN CRUST (26-oz carton; Lot #1181510721; Best by MAR2022) due to undeclared textured soy protein.

Food Safety Recall: SunTree Snack Foods LLC recalls specific items of Happy Belly, Prince & Spring, Harris Teeter, and HEB brand names due to potential foreign matter (glass pieces) contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall: Ajinomoto Foods North America Inc recalls Ling Ling POTSTICKERS CHICKEN & VEGETABLE (4.2-lb. plastic bags; Lot #1911203; Best by 22 OCT 2022) due to possible foreign matter (clear flexible and hard plastic) contamination.

Europe

OUTBREAK INVESTIGATION (SWEDEN): National Food Administration and the Swedish Public Health Agency together with municipal, county, and infection control partners are investigating an outbreak of Salmonella Coeln that has affected 31 people scattered across twelve different regions of the country. A source of the infections has not yet been determined, but it is suspected to be a food with wide distribution across the country.

Allergy Alert (Denmark): Valsemøllen A/S recalls Rema 1000 Økologisk 5-kornsblanding / Rema 1000 Organic 5-grain mixture (350g; Expiry dates 06.04.2022, 08.04.2022, 26.05.2022, 15.06.2022, 29.08.2022) due to undeclared sesame seeds.

Allergy Alert (Sweden): Coop recalls Coop Skärgårdstofu med tångkaviar / Coop Skärgårdstofa with seaweed caviar (200g; Best before 23-01-2022) due to undeclared fish protein.

Allergy Alert (Sweden): ICA recalls ICA Grillchips (275g; Best before 18-02-2022) due to undeclared milk.

Food Safety Recall (Denmark): BY Lantz recalls Økologisk Kartoffelsalat med Gulerødder / Organic potato salad with carrots (350g; Best before 9/29/2021 and 6/10/202) due to gas evolution in some of the packages, indicating unwanted growth of microorganisms.

Food Safety Recall (Denmark): Scandic Food A/S recalls REMA1000 Tomat Ketchup / Tomato ketchup (1000g; Best before 25/03/2022) due to gas evolution in some of the packages, indicating unwanted growth of microorganisms.

Food Safety Recall (France): NOUVELLE DISTRIBUTION CORREZIENNE LECLERC recalls Crisol brand Soubressade chapelet sausages (Lot #2121476014952; Use by 17/04/2022) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): STB STALAVEN – EURALIS recalls QUALITE TRAITEUR brand Carottes rappées maraichères au jus de citron de Sicile / grated carrot in Sicilian lemon juice (1kg and 400g; Lot #126301; Use by 08/10/2021) due to a defect in the recipe that could impact product shelf life.

Food Safety Recall (France): STB STALAVEN – EURALIS recalls Carottes rappées maraichères au jus de citron de Sicile / grated carrot in Sicilian lemon juice (1.5 kg & 2.5 kg; Lot #126301; Use by 12/10/2021) due to a defect in the recipe that could impact product shelf life.

Food Safety Recall (France): STB STALAVEN – EURALIS recalls METRO Chef brand Salade de carottes râpées en sauce / Grated carrot salad in sauce (1.5 kg; Lot #126301; Use by 12/10/2021) due to a defect in the recipe that could impact product shelf life.

Food Safety Recall (Sweden): Kalasmat i Luleå recalls Pokébowl – kyckling / Pokébowl – chicken (Best before 28.09.2021) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.