Recalls and Alerts: February 3-4, 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

Food Safety Recall: EL CHAVITO, INC. recalls El Chavito® Saladitos Dried Salted Plums (1.7 oz; All lot codes and Best-by dates; UPC 859470006049 & 850013297221) and El Chavito® Saladitos Enchilados Salted Plums w/Chili (1.7 oz; All lot codes and Best-by dates; UPC 859470006070) due to potential lead contamination.

Food Safety Recall: A&E Corrales LLC recalls Saladitos Dried Salted Plums With Chili (1 lb; Sold from August 1, 2021 to December 31, 2021; UPC 0661799748162) due to potential lead contamination.

Food Safety Recall: Golden Medal Mushroom Inc. recalls Enoki Mushrooms (200g; Lot 300511; UPC 6 953150 100684; Product of China); due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Canada

Food Safety Recall: Loblaw Companies Ltd. recalls PC brand Lemon & Ginger Sicilian Soda (4 x 200 ml; Lot code P 2021 SE 24; Best before 2023 SE 24; UPC 0 60383 02157 3) due to possible foreign matter (glass) contamination.

Food Safety Recall: Leviyoson inc. (Supermarché Kiryas Tosh), Boisbriand, QC recalls Leviyoson Fish Market brand Smoked Salmon due to lack of “Best before” date.

Food Safety Recall: Les aliments PHAFO (Montréal, QC) recalls several products packed in glass jars because the products may be unsafe to consume. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall: La Fournée (Saint-Félicien, QC) recalls crème de légumes et poires / Cream of vegetables and pears (Sold up to 2 February 2022) due to lack of storage temperature instruction on the product label.

Food Safety Recall: Bistro Gourmet de l’Érablière (Frampton, QC) recalls multiple products (Sold up to 4 February 2022) due to lack of storage temperature instruction on the product label. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall: National Herring (Montréal, QC) recalls ADAR – National Herring brand THE SALMON PIECES IN OIL (213g; Sold up to 4 February 2022) because the product may be unsafe to consume.

Europe

Allergy Alert (Spain): Food Safety Authority warns the public that La Sirena brand Cubanitos al cacao chocolate wafers (90g; Batch #4121; Expiration date 12/2022) contains undeclared milk.

Allergy Alert (UK): Waitrose recalls Waitrose Prosciutto Cappelletti (310g; Use by 20 February 2022 and 21 February 2022) and Waitrose Essentials Cheese and Smoked Ham Tortelloni (300g; Use by 21 February 2022) due to undeclared pistachios.

Allergy Alert (UK): Pullin’s Bakery recalls Pullin’s Bakery Stilton & Fig Relish biscuits (155g; Best before 05 March 2022, 12 March 2022, 19 March 2022) due to undeclared sesame.

Food Safety Recall (Austria): Alnatura recalls Alnatura Almonds (200g; Best before 29.11.2022), Alnatura ground almonds (150g; Best before 10.08.2022) and Alnatura nut mix, roasted (150g; Best before 02.09.2022 and 07.09.2022) due to risk of cyanide poisoning.

Food Safety Recall (Austria): Berglandmilch recalls Schärdinger Berghof – Bergbauern Joghurt Pfirsich-Maracuja, 3,1% Fett / Mountain farmers yoghurt peach-passion fruit, 3.1% fat (150g; Best before 02/28/2022) due to possible foreign matter (glass) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Belgium): Nouvelle société Christian Potier recalls Bouton d’Or brand Tapenade noire (90g; Lot TAP09; Best before 13/10/2023) due to foreign matter (olive pit fragments) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Belgium): Food Safety Authority recalls Victus brand Buraczki Wiorki / Beets (420g; Lot 25.08.2022/A; Best before 25/08/2022; Product of Poland) due to foreign matter (glass particles) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Aldi recalls FLEURS DES CHAMPS brand HARICOTS VERTS EXTRA FINS CUEILLIS MAIN / Hand-picked extra fine green beans (180g glass jars; Lots U117 L02, U140 L02, and U155 L02; 31/12/2024) due to a potential microbiological problem.

Food Safety Recall (France): PROVERA FRANCE CORA recalls Cora brand Saumon fumé d’Ecosse / Scottish smoked salmon (70g / 2 slices; Lot #F0050446; Use by 05/02/2022) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): KIRN PRODUCTION recalls La Cuisine du Poissonnier brand GRATIN DE PATATES DOUCES ET CABILLAUD / Sweet potato and cod with cheese (Lot 22005; Use by dates between 25/01/2022 and 28/01/2022) due to foreign matter (pieces of yellow plastic) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): KIRN PRODUCTION recalls AGIS brand 2 MINI TOURTES AUX ESCARGOTS / Mini pies with escargots (2-pack; Lot 21330; Use by dates between 29/12/2021 and 08/01/2022) due to possible foreign matter contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): KIRN PRODUCTION recalls KIRN PRODUCTION – ATELIER DE CHEZ NOUS brand 2 MINI TOURTES AUX ESCARGOTS / Mini pies with escargots (2-pack; Lot 21330; Use by 19/12/2021) due to possible foreign matter contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): La Fromagerie des Cévennes recalls FROMAGERIE DES CEVENNES brand BARQUETTE DE 3 FROMAGES / 3-cheese tray (Lots 01422 & 01622; Best before 01/03/2022 & 03/03/2022, respectively) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): Alnatura Produktions- und Handels GmbH recalls Alnatura Almonds (200g; Best before 29.11.2022), Alnatura ground almonds (150g; Best before 10.08.2022) and Alnatura nut mix, roasted (150g; Best before 02.09.2022 and 07.09.2022) due to risk of cyanide poisoning.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): Berglandmilch eGen recalls Schärdinger Berghof – Bergbauern Joghurt Pfirsich-Maracuja, 3,1% Fett / Mountain farmers yoghurt peach-passion fruit, 3.1% fat (150g; Best before 02/28/2022) due to possible foreign matter (glass) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): dennree recalls dennree Mandelkerne gemahlen geröstet / Ground almonds, roasted (200 gr; Best before 08.08.2022, 25.08.2022, 02.09.2022) and dennree Europäische Mandelkerne / European almonds (250g; Best before 26.08.2022, 01.09.2022 and 500g; Best before 27.08.2022) due to risk of cyanide poisoning.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): ReformKontor GmbH & Co. KG recalls Bio Erdmandelmehl / Organic tiger nut flour (200g; Lot 98476; Best before 14.09.2022) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Ireland): SuperValu and Centra recall multiple rice products due to possible insect infestation. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (Ireland): Food Safety Authority recalls Roosters Gluten Free Breaded Chicken Fillet Goujons (400g; Batch code 211216, 16:00:00, 16.12.2021; Best before 16.12.2022) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Luxembourg): Cora recalls Cora brand Saumon fumé d’Ecosse / Scottish smoked salmon (70g / 2 slices; Lot #F0050446; Use by 05/02/2022) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall Update (Luxembourg): La société Imperial Meat Product recalls Aoste brand Snacks Pur Porc / Pork snacks (80g; Lot 541854; Best before 15/04/2022) due to possible Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Norway): Bodylab recalls multiple protein pancake and waffle mix products due to possible foreign matter (pieces of metal) contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (UK): Snaffling Pig recalls Snaffling Pig Perfectly Salted Pork Scratchings (45g; Best before 11 June 2022) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (UK): Centra recalls Centra Boil in the Bag Long Grain Rice (500g; Best before up to & including 23.11.2023) due to possible insect infestation.

Australia and New Zealand

Allergy Alert (Australia): Yours Truly Chocolates recalls Bondi Protein Vegan Protein Bar Peanut Butter (Best before BB 161222A, BB 161222C, BB 161222E) due to undeclared cashew nuts.