Recalls and Alerts: September 21-22, 2021

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

OUTBREAK INVESTIGATION: FDA is assisting CDC in the ongoing investigation of four separate multistate foodborne outbreaks, two involving Salmonella and two involving Cyclospora. No specific food vehicle has yet been identified for any of these outbreaks.

Europe

Allergy Alert (Belgium): Match S.A. recalls Cora brand dés de poulet / diced chicken (Expiration date 03/10/2021) due to undeclared milk and soy.

Allergy Alert (Denmark): KD Food recalls Grand Gout brand Skinkesalat / Ham salad (175g; Best before 27.09.2021) due to undeclared fish (salmon).

Allergy Alert (Luxembourg): Koninklijke Euroma recalls three varieties of Kania brand instant soups due to undeclared soy and celery. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (Denmark): Atria Danmark A/S recalls 3-Stjernet brand Den Lette Frikadellepølse / The Light Meatball Sausage (110g; Best before 29.09.2021) due to development of gas in the packages resulting from microbial growth.

Food Safety Recall (Denmark): Mozami A/S recalls Økologisk hummus spicy / Organic spicy hummus (200g; Best before 26.09.2021 and 10.10.2021) due to development of gas in the packages resulting from microbial growth.

Food Safety Recall (France): Carrefour recalls REFLET de FRANCE brand JAMBON SUPERIEUR / Superior ham (2 slices: Lot #1243; Use by 02/10/2021) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Fromagerie d’Anjouin recalls Fromagerie Anjouin brand VALENCAY AOP cheese (220g; Lot #V214; Best before 02/10/2021) due to E. coli O103:H2 contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): U.F.F. VILLEFRANCHE recalls Saumon fumé Ecosse ficelle / Scottish smoked salmon (4 slices – 160g; Lot #236412256; Use by 14/10/2021) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): U.F.F. VILLEFRANCHE recalls Coeur de saumon fumé Ecosse / Heart of Scottish smoked salmon (150g; Lots 236301256, 236301257, 236301260; Use by 04/10/2021, 05/10/2021, 08/10/2021, respectively) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): U.F.F. VILLEFRANCHE recalls Saumon fumé Ecosse / Scottish smoked salmon (4 slices – 160g; Lot 236309256 & 236412259; Use by 11/10/2021 & 13/10/2021, respectively) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Fromagerie d’Anjouin recalls Fromagerie d’Anjouin brand VALENCAY AOP ANJOUIN CPE cheese ( 6x220g; Lot V214; Best before 02/10/2021) due to E. coli O103:H2 contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): SALAISON E. CHAVASSIEUX recalls Salaison E. Chavassieux brand Saucisses sèches / Dry sausage (Lot 33/36; Best by 05/11/2021) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): SALAISON E. CHAVASSIEUX recalls E. Chavassieux brand Saucisse sèche aux câpres de Linosa / Dry sausage with Linosa capers (Lot 33/36; Best by 05/11/2021) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): SCAMARK E.LECLERC recalls NOS REGIONS ONT DU TALENT brand VALENCAY AOP cheese (220 G; Lot V214; Best before 02/10/2021) due to E. coli O103:H2 contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): SALAISON E. CHAVASSIEUX recalls E. Chavassieux brand Fine calabraise dry sausage (Lot 33/34; Best by 22/10/2021) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Carrefour recalls Carrefour brand Carrés gourmands chocolat lait noisettes entières / Milk chocolate with whole hazelnuts (200g & 2x200g; multiple lots and best before dates) due to foreign matter (stones) contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected product codes.

Food Safety Recall (France): Cinq Degrés Ouest recalls Neutre brand Chair de coques crue décortiquée surgelée / Frozen raw shelled shellfish meat (1 kg; Lot #200123D; Best before 25/01/2022) due to Norovirus contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Monoprix recalls MONOPRIX GOURMET brand BURRATA DI BUFFALA / Buffalo milk cheese (125g; Lot #LF1243A; Use by 19/09/2021) due to E. coli contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Carrefour recalls Carrés gourmands chocolat noir noisettes entières / Dark chocolate with whole hazelnuts (200g; multiple lots and best before dates) due to foreign matter (stones) contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected product codes.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): Kelmendi Lebensmittel recalls SUHO MESO, Zarebnica, GERÄUCHERTES ROASTBEEF / Smoked roast beef (400g; Best before 03.11.2021) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): Midsona Deutschland GmbH recalls EISBLÜMERL Gebrannte Mandel Aufstrich / Roasted almond spread (250g; Lot #175522; Best before 25.06.2022) due to foreign matter (glass splinters) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Netherlands): Enrico BV recalls Royal Geroosterde Paprika / Royal roasted paprika (465g; Lot #2G420; Expiration date 31-12-2023) due to foreign matter (glass) contamination.

Recalls and Alerts: September 18-20, 2021

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.

If you would like to receive automatic email alerts for all new articles posted on eFoodAlert, please submit your request using the sidebar link.

Interested in learning more about food safety and the history of foodborne disease outbreaks and investigations? Click on the TAINTED menu at the top of the page to read a short excerpt, then follow the buy links to add a digital or print copy to your personal library.

United States

OUTBREAK INVESTIGATION ALERT: CDC reports 127 cases of Salmonella Oranienburg infections in 25 states. Eighteen people have been hospitalized. A specific food source has not yet been identified, but several clusters of confirmed cases have been associated with eating at restaurants in multiple states.

Allergy Alert: Joy Gourmet Foods Inc. recalls Joy Brand.Coriander chutney (8 oz; Batch code 0728; Best by 07302022) due to undeclared sulphites, coconut and FD&C Yellow #5.

Food Safety Recall: Green Field Farms Dairy recalls Green Field Farms Whole Chocolate Milk (Expiration date 9/29/21) due to improper pasteurization.

Canada

OUTBREAK ALERT: CFIA and the Ontario Ministry of Health are investigating an outbreak of Salmonella infections in the Greater Toronto Area associated with consumption of Shredded pork rind and Shredded pork skin in known to have been sold to certain restaurants in the GTA which serve Vietnamese/Asian meals.

Food Safety Recall Update: Erie Meat Products Ltd. recalls Silver Maple brand Frozen All White Meat Fully Cooked Diced Chicken (4.54 kg / 2 x 2.27 kg; Best before 22 AL 28; UPC 8 29810 93711 1) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Europe

OUTBREAK ALERT (FRANCE): The Hauts-de-France regional health agency reports 21 confirmed cases of food poisoning among students in three schools in Saint-André-Lez-Lille. Several of the students required hospitalization. All of the affected individuals ate in the community canteen.

OUTBREAK ALERT (UK): Scientists have again confirmed a link between Salmonella detected in feeder mice distributed by Monkfield Nutrition Ltd across all four UK nations, and an outbreak of human cases of Salmonella. The risk to the general public is considered to be very low but we are urging reptile owners who purchase certain feeder rodents for their pets to take extra precautions to avoid becoming ill with salmonellosis.

Food Safety Recall (Denmark): REMA Distribution Danmark A/S recalls REMA 1000 Tex Mex Tortillas (370g; Best before 21.11.2021) and REMA 1000 Tex Mex Fuldkorns Tortillas / Wholemeal tortillas (370g; Best before 20.11.2021, 21.11.2021, 22.11.2021) due to mold contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Carrefour recalls REFLET de FRANCE brand JAMBON SUPERIEUR / Superior ham (2 slices / 120g; Lot #1243; Use by 02/10/2021) due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Au Jambon de Bourgogne recalls Au Jambon de Bourgogne brand Terrine de poulet printanier TRAITEUR / Spring chicken terrine (3 kg; Lot #21225228; Use by 18/09/2021) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Recalls and Alerts: September 16-17, 2021

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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Interested in learning more about food safety and the history of foodborne disease outbreaks and investigations? Click on the TAINTED menu at the top of the page to read a short excerpt, then follow the buy links to add a digital or print copy to your personal library.

United States

Food Safety Recall: Baker Farms recalls Baker Farms, Kroger & SEG Grocers brand names of Kale (1-lb plastic bags; Best by 09-18-2021; Production code 107020-21832) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall: The Kroger Co. recalls Kroger branded Kale (16-oz bag; Best by 09-18-2021; UPC 11110-18170) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall: Drew’s Organics, LLC recalls Aldi Simply Nature Organic Poppy Seed Dressing (12 fl. oz. glass bottle; Best if used by Feb 15 2023; UPC 4099100023169) due to a processing issue that could allow for microbial growth, including Clostridium botulinum.

Canada

Allergy Alert: Global Vegetarian Foods Corp. recalls Happy Veggie World brand Vege Fried Prawn (300g; All batch codes; UPC 131244) and Vegefarm brand Vege Supreme Fried Prawn (3000g; All batch codes; UPC 4 713224 371240) due to undeclared egg.

Food Safety Recall: Covic International Trading Inc. recalls Jongilpoom brand Enoki Mushroom (200g; Batch code CE 158D; UPC 8 807076 000321) due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall: Aliments Amica recalls PÂTE DE TRUFFES / Truffle paste (125 ml; Sold up to 16 September 2021) and PIMENTS FORTS / Hot peppers (250 ml; Sold up to 16 September 2021) because they were manufactured and packaged under conditions that render them unsafe to consume.

Food Safety Recall: Le Boucanier recalls Truite fumée sirop d’érable et poivre / Smoked trout flavoured with maple syrup and pepper (variable weights; Sold up to 16 September 2021) and Saumon fumé / Smoked salmon (variable weights; Sold up to 16 September 2021) because they were packaged under conditions that render them unsafe to consume.

Europe

Allergy Alert (Belgium): Kaasimport Jan Dupont recalls BRUGGE brand FROMAGE D’ABBAYE BRUGGE PATER / cheese (245g; Lots  L2 193, L2 214, L2 222, L2 230, L2 245, L2 249, L2 256; All Best before dates up to 22/11/2021) due to undeclared egg.

Allergy Alert (Denmark): Tvis Gårdbutik recalls Garlic Grilled sausages (Best before 05.05.2023) due to undeclared celery and Cheese and bacon grilling sausages (Best before 15.07.2022) due to undeclared mustard.

Allergy Alert (Iceland): Borg Brewery recalls Helga Nr. 69 Raspberry Sour beer (330 ml aluminum cans; All Best before dates) due to undeclared nuts (traces).

Allergy Alert (Luxembourg): Kaasimport Jan Dupont recalls BRUGGE brand FROMAGE D’ABBAYE BRUGGE PATER / cheese (245g; Lots  L2 193, L2 214, L2 222, L2 230, L2 245, L2 249, L2 256; All Best before dates up to 22/11/2021) due to undeclared egg.

Allergy Alert (Netherlands): PLUS supermarkt recalls PLUS Verspakket Koninginnesoep / PLUS Fresh Package Queen Soup (All Best before dates) due to undeclared celery.

Allergy Alert (UK): Edwards of Conwy recalls 6 Traditional Pork Sausages (400g; Use by 11 September 2021, 12 September 2021, 21 September 2021 and 25 September 2021) due to undeclared wheat (gluten).

Food Safety Recall (France): SARL REGALBOUCHERIE HENRI BOUCHER recalls Préparation de viande bovine hachée assaisonnée 5 % MG / Seasoned ground beef, 5% fat (Production date 08/09/2021) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): SARL SASKIA recalls several varieties of vendée chèvre brand fromage de chèvre au lait cru / goat milk cheese, made from raw milk (Lots C21223, C21230; Use by 10/10/2021) due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): ETABLISSEMENTS F RIVA recalls GARDAPAN brand Pain bruschetta / Bruschetta bread (400g; Lots L21284, L21190; Use by 09/10/2021) due to possible mold presence.

Food Safety Recall (Iceland): Geitey ehf recalls Smoked trout (Packing dates 06.09.21 and 07.09.21) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Italy): INVERNIZZI DANIELE e C. SNC recalls INVERNIZZI brand ROBIOLA DI MONTE cheese (300/400g; Lot code 22/09/2021; Best before 22-09-2021) due to shigatoxin-producing E. coli contamination.

Australia and New Zealand

Food Safety Recall (Australia): Nourish Foods Pty Ltd recalls Whole Kids brand Smoothie Drops Berry, Banana and Coconut Milk (20g; All best before dates up to 12/08/2022) due to foreign matter (plastic) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (New Zealand): Nourish Foods (NZ) PTY Limited recalls Whole Kids brand Smoothie Drops Berry, Banana and Coconut Milk (20g; All best before dates up to 12/08/2022) due to foreign matter (plastic) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (New Zealand): Turk’s Poultry Farm Ltd recalls Turk’s brand Manuka Smoked Chicken Nibbles (400g; Batch #8194 and 8195; Best before 4OCT21) due to potential undercooking.