Recalls and Alerts: January 18-19, 2022

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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: Amy’s Kitchen recalls Vegan Organic Rice Mac & Cheeze (8 oz; Lot #60J0421; Best before 10/2023; UPC 42272-00043) due to undeclared milk.

Food Safety Recall: Frozen Food Development recalls Lidl brand Frozen Chopped Spinach (12 oz; Lots  R17742 or R17963; Best by 09/10/23) due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Canada

Food Safety Recall: African Foodways Market recalls certain repackaged Tiger Nuts (0.5 lb; All units sold up to and including November 18, 2021) due to possible Salmonella contamination from rodent infestation.

Food Safety Recall: 1991166 Ontario Inc. recalls Mahruse brand Halva with Black Seeds (700g; Lot #001; Expiry 24/05/2023; UPC 8 681305 250691) due to Salmonella contamination.

Europe

Allergy Alert (Belgium): Jumbo recalls Jumbo Ongezouten Luxe Noten Mix / Unsalted mixed nuts (200g; Lot 74921; Best before 03-09-2022) due to undeclared cashews and peanuts.

Allergy Alert (Iceland): Brauð Útgerð ehf recalls Brikk Gulrótarkaka / Carrot cake (All expiry dates up to and including 21.01.2022) due to undeclared pistachios.

Allergy Alert (Spain): Distributor recalls DOR brand CRISPY DARK CHOCOLATE CAKE (All production lots) due to undeclared milk.

Food Safety Recall Update (Belgium): Jumbo recalls Salade snack quinoa noix / Quinoa nut salad (200g; Best before 17-01-2022, 18-01-2022, 19-01-2022 & 20-01-2022) due to possible Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Belgium): Halal Fine Food recalls Amilah brand Andalouse Sauce (300g; Best before 06/01/2023) and Amilah brand Sauce Blanche / White sauce (300g; Best before 15/12/2022) due to possible foreign matter (metal particles) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Belgium): Fresh Spegelaere recalls Atelier Spegelaere brand Balletjes in tomatensaus / Meatballs in tomato sauce (~400g & ~800g; Lot 220105.16; Use by 17/01/2022) and Atelier Spegelaere brand Vogelnetjes in tomatensaus  / Bird nests in tomato sauce (~400g; Lot 220106.41; Use by 18/01/2022) due to possible foreign matter (metal particles) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Denmark): Golden Foods recalls TRS GINGER POWDER (100g; Batch GGR 20060; Best before 31/02/2022) due to aflatoxin contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Denmark): Kohberg recalls Kartoffelsandwich / Potato sandwiches (800g; Best before 19.01.2022 & 20.01.2022) due to possible foreign matter (pieces of plastic) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): CHARCUTERIE PIERRAT recalls PIERRAT brand KNACK SUPERIEURE Sausages (4-pack, 10-pack & 30-pack; Lots 514 & 521; Various Use-by dates) due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected Use-by date codes.

Food Safety Recall (France): Carrefour recalls Carrefour Le Marché brand Terrine de saumon à l’aneth / Salmon terrine with dill (150g; Lot #2202301; Use by 28/01/2022) due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): SOCIETE COOPERATIVE APPROVISIONNEMENT – SCAPMAREE E.LECLERC recalls LES ENTRÉES DE LA MER brand TERRINE SAUMON BIO / Organic Salmon Terrine (150g; Lot #2202101; Use by 26/01/2022) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Carrefour recalls Carrefour Le Marché brand Terrine aux noix de Saint-Jacques / Scallops terrine (140g; Lot 2201301; Use by 21/01/2022) due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Carrefour recalls Carrefour Le Marché brand Terrine de saumon à l’aneth / Salmon terrine with dill (150g; Lot #2201301; Use by 21/01/2022) due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Casino recalls CASINO CA VIENT D’ICI brand Ravioles Dauphiné Label Rouge / Red Label Ravioli (240g; Lot #20050144; Use by 30/01/2022) due to possible Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Casino recalls CASINO CA VIENT D’ICI brand Ravioles Basilic / Basil ravioli (240g; Lot #20050145; Use by 30/01/2022) due to possible Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Aldi recalls PAYS GOURMAND brand RAVIOLES DU DAUPHINE / Ravioli (240g; Lot #20050155; Use by 30/01/2022) due to possible Salmonella contamination.

Australia and New Zealand

OUTBREAK ALERT (New Zealand): New Zealand Food Safety reports 31 confirmed cases of Vibrio parahaemolyticus infections since mid-November 2021, with 10 people hospitalized. Evidence suggests a change in water temperature and conditions may make live mussels more susceptible to the bacteria. Consumers are urged to cook mussels thoroughly.

Food Safety Recall (Australia): Saputo Dairy Australia Pty Ltd recalls various butter and spreadable butter blend products due to potential microbial contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.