Recalls and Alerts: December 7-8, 2021

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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: Dakota Toms recalls Chicken Salad Croissant (dated 12/7/2021-1/12/2022) due to undeclared egg and milk. Product was distributed in South Dakota, Iowa, Minnesota, and North Dakota to convenience stores and vending machines.

FDA Warning Letter: FDA issues Warning Letter to Sabra Dipping Company, LLC, after documenting multiple violations of the federal Current Good Manufacturing Practice, Hazard Analysis, and Risk-Based Preventive Controls for Human Food regulation and deficiencies in allergen labeling, and after finding both Salmonella in the company’s finished products and Listeria monocytogenes in the production environment.

Canada

Food Safety Recall: Magasin général Ste-Élizabeth (Sainte-Élizabeth-de-Warwick, QC) recalls various products packed in 500-ml and 1-L glass jars, because they were not prepared or packaged in a way to ensure safety. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Europe

Allergy Alert (France):  PRIMEL GASTRONOMIE recalls La Compagnie Artique brand Cassolette Gourmande aux Saint-Jacques (300g; Lots 2021299F, 2021327F, and 2021329F; Best before 26/10/2023, 23/11/2023 & 25/11/2023, respectively) due to undeclared shellfish.

Allergy Alert (Sweden): Lantmännen Unibake recalls Hatting smörcroissant / Butter croissant (Lot L1292; Best before 08 2022) due to undeclared soy.

Allergy Alert (UK): PepsiCo recalls Walkers Mince Pies Flavour Crisps (5 x 25g; All date codes) due to undeclared milk.

Food Safety Recall (Belgium): LDC/Intermarché recalls Volae brand Cuisse de dinde / Turkey leg (~700g; Lot #2241064172; Use by 9/12/2021) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Finland): Raisio Oyj recalls Beanit® beef strips and Beanit® beef bean products (Expiry dates 14.12.2021-30.12.2021) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (France): PRESTIGE DE LA SARTHE recalls Prestige de la Sarthe brand Rillettes de poulet / Chicken rillettes (1 kg; Lot #42294; Use by 30/11/2021) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): ETABLISSEMENTS SCHOEPFER recalls Schoepfer brand SAINT PAULIN cheese (Use by dates between 22/11/2021 & 01/01/2022) due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Ferme les Acacias recalls Ferme les Acacias brand Jambon blanc fermier sans additfs / White farmhouse ham without additives (Lots 091121 & 171121; Use by 10/12/2021, 12/12/2021, 17/12/2021, 19/12/2021) due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): SILVE INTERMARCHE recalls Saint-Nectaire AOP Laitier / Cheese (200g; Lot 21330126; Best before 31/12/2021) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Les Fromageries Occitanes recalls Vie de Château brand Saint Paulin Cheese (Multiple lot codes and Best before dates) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (France): LES MONTS DE LA ROCHE recalls Maison Loste brand Saucisson sec Label Rouge / Red Label dry sausage (225g; Multiple lot codes and Best before dates) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (France): DEMARNE recalls LA BARRE brand FILET HARENG FUME S/V / Smoked herring, vacuum-packed (1 kg; Lot 21 317 45; Use by 23/12/2021) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Aldi recalls LOC MAREE brand CREVETTES ENTIERES CUITES / Whole cooked shrimp (1 kg; Lot #2213330769B; Use by 09/12/2021) due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Carrefour recalls Carrefour Le marché brand Couscous Royal (350g; Lot 13270381; Use by 12/12/2021) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Italy): DANUBIANA GROUP SRL recalls Marcel brand Toba Ca La Mama Acasa, ready-to-eat pork meat product (0.484 kg; Lot 004121121; Best before 01-01-2022; Product of Romania) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Italy): DANUBIANA GROUP SRL recalls Marcel brand Toba Ca La Mama Acasa, ready-to-eat pork meat product (0.537 kg; Lot 004091121; Best before 29-12-2021; Product of Romania) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Asia, Africa and the Pacific Islands

Food Safety Recall (Israel): Hermes Fish Ltd. expands recall of multiple fish products due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.