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.

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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 14-15, 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 participating in the investigation of two new multistate Salmonella outbreaks with a combined case count of 203 confirmed infections. No specific food source has been identified so far.

Public Health Alert: FSIS issues Public Health Alert for certain frozen RTE meat and poultry taquitos and chimichangas items were produced by Ajinomoto Foods North America, Inc. containing Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulated diced green chilies that have been recalled by the producer, Sun Valley Foods, LLC based in El Paso, Texas, due to concerns that the products may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically hard plastic. Please refer to the FSIS notice for a complete list of affected products.

Allergy Alert: Velvet Ice Cream recalls Raspberry Fudge Cordial Ice Cream (56 oz; Batch code A2 19521 26-012; UPC 0-7068210049-7) due to undeclared peanuts.

Food Safety Recall: SEVIROLI FOODS, INC. recalls H-E-B Jumbo Stuffed Shells (22 oz; Lot code 2 1208; Sell by 07/27/22; UPC 041220771110) due to foreign matter (metal) contamination.

Food Safety Recall: Buurma Farms Inc. recalls Plain (Flat) Parsley (Lot code 2A242A6; PTI lot code 2B243A6) due to shigatoxin-producing E. coli contamination.

Canada

Allergy Alert: Les Aliments Pasta Più recalls multiple sauces and prepared dishes due to the presence of undeclared wheat (gluten), soy, sulphites, and mustard. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall: Saputo Dairy Products Canada G.P. recalls Dairyland brand 1% Partly Skimmed Milk (4 L; Best Before SE 21 4015; UPC 0 68700 01103 0) due to sanitizer residues.

Food Safety Recall: Champimignons recalls CRÈME DE CHAMPIMIGNONS / Mushroom cream (375 ml; Sold up to 14 September 2021) because the product was manufactured and packaged under conditions that render it unsafe to consume.

Food Safety Recall: Adonis recalls multiple fresh fruit products that were manufactured and packaged under conditions that render them unsafe to consume. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Europe

Allergy Alert (Belgium): Albert Heijn recalls AH Gesneden verspakket shakshuka / Fresh-packed shakshuka with sliced vegetables (1005g; Use by 17/09/2021 ) due to undeclared celery.

Allergy Alert (Denmark): Carlsberg Danmark A/S recalls Coca Cola Zero (250 cl glass bottles; Expiration dates from 05.03.2022 23:24 to 06.03.2022 00:14) due to undeclared phenylalanine.

Allergy Alert (Sweden): Atria recalls Ridderheims Chilimarinerad spansk ost / Chili – marinated Spanish cheese (60g; Best before 25 September 2021) due to undeclared wheat flour, sesame oil and soybeans.

Food Safety Recall (France): SOCIETE PUR ALIMENT recalls Arche brand Genmai Miso (Miso de riz aromatisé) / Miso with flavoured rice (300g; Multiple lot codes; Use by 15/02/2023) due to defective pasteurization resulting in swollen packages.

Food Safety Recall (France): Auchan recalls MOULES DE BOUCHOT / Mussels (Sold from 2 to 7 September) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): REWE Dortmund SE & Co. KG recalls REWE Hausmarke, Zwiebelmettwurst Kugel / Onion sausage roll (ca. 90g; Batch 60805470321; Best before 26.09.2021) due to possible Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): Schumann & Kuhnert GbR recalls Rohmilch Camembert aus frischer Schönberger Kuhmilch / Raw milk Camembert made from fresh Schönberger cow’s milk (ca. 150-200g; Produced 11.08.2021; Best before 24.09.2021) due to shigatoxin-producing E. coli contamination.