Recalls and Alerts: May 24-25, 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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Chapter 6. Birth of a Pathogen

For up-to-date information on the multi-national Jif peanut butter recall and the associated Salmonella outbreak in the United States, please navigate to the Jif/Smucker Recalls menu item at the top of the page.

United States

OUTBREAK INVESTIGATION: FDA has initiated on-site inspection and sample collection in its investigation of the Salmonella Senftenberg outbreak associated with Jif peanut butter products.

FDA Warning Letter: FDA issues Warning Letter to Sunny Creek Farm, Inc., citing “… serious violations of the Standards for the Growing, Harvesting, Packing, and Holding of Produce for Human Consumption regulation” in reference to the company’s sprout growing operation.

Allergy Alert: Casper’s Ice Cream recalls Red Button Vintage Creamery Canadian Vanilla Ice Cream (56-oz tubs; Lot 344-21-946; Expiration date 12/10/24; UPC 077865010017) due to undeclared almonds.

Food Safety Recall: Brookshire Grocery Company recalls bulk Yellow Flesh Peaches (available in stores between 4/15/22 and 5/17/22; Product of Chile) due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. The products were sold at Brookshire’s, Super 1 Foods, Spring Market, and FRESH by Brookshire’s retail stores in Texas, Louisiana, and Arkansas.

Europe

Allergy Alert (Ireland): FSAI alerts consumers to presence of undeclared milk, egg, fish and soybean in Jack ‘n Jill Chicharron ni Mang Juan – Espesyal Suka’t Sili (90g; Best before 15 October 2022).

Allergy Alert (UK): White Rabbit Pizza recalls four White Rabbit brand pizza products due to undeclared milk. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (Belgium): AFSCA recalls Lac Vo Hong brand Pink Peanut Kernels (500g; Lot NSX20/11/2021; Best before 20/11/2023) due to aflatoxin contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Belgium): Coprosain recalls Coprosain brand Filet d’Anvers / Antwerp fillet (Lots  22123, 22124, 22125, 22126, 22129, 22130, 22137, 22138; Use by 02/06/2022, 03/06/2022, 04/06/2022, 05/06/2022, 08/06/2022, 09/06/2022, 16/06/2022, 17/06/2022, respectively) due to Listeria contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): SAINT JEAN recalls SAINT JEAN brand Suprêmes Soufflés Emmental de Savoie IGP (Lot 21310177; Use by 08/06/2022) due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): CHARCUTERIE ANSELME SA Camions de ventes aux marchés Père Anselme recalls Père Anselme brand Brochette de volaille à la marinade cajun / Cajun-marinated poultry brochettes (Produced 19/05/22) due to possible Salmonella contamination in the turmeric ingredient.

Food Safety Recall (France): LIDL recalls Saint Alby brand Jambon cuit supérieur découénné Label Rouge / Red Label superior cooked ham, without rind (160g; Lot 20421400006; Use by 12/06/2022) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): ETABLISSEMENT M. OGIER Salaison OGIER recalls Alliance Producteur brand Saucisson sec beaufort / Beaufort dried sausage (180g; Lots 13922 & 14022; Best before 18/07/2022 & 19/07/2022) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): AUCHAN RETAIL SERVICES AUCHAN HYPERMARCHE STRASBOURG recalls NOUILLES THAI / Thai noodles (Sold at food service stand between 9 May and 12 May) due to E. coli contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): GAEC DE LA SABLONNIERE la ferme de la sablonniere recalls la ferme de la sablonniere brand fromage blanc / Cottage cheese (500g; Lot 2157; Use by 05/06/2022) due to E. coli contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): Monolith Mitte GmbH recalls three varieties of Hosyaushka egg noodles due to Salmonella contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): IKEA Deutschland GmbH & Co. KG recalls SYLT JORDGUBB Erdbeerkonfitüre Bio / Organic strawberry jam (400g; Best before 01.03.2023, 02.03.2023, 03.03.2023, 28.03.2023) due to foreign matter contamination (plastic).

Food Safety Recall (Netherlands): T. Boer & Zn recalls Kalfsburger / Veal burger (2 x 125g; Use by 29-05-2022) due to possible Salmonella contamination.

Asia, Africa and the Pacific Islands

Food Safety Recall (Singapore): DKSH South East Asia Pte. Ltd recalls Jif Omega-3 Creamy Peanut Butter (Lot codes 1274425 – 2140425; Product of USA) due to possible Salmonella contamination.

Australia and New Zealand

Allergy Alert (Australia): Margaret River Muesli Company recalls Margaret River Gluten Free Muesli (500g; Best before 29/11/22 and 14/12/22) due to undeclared gluten.

Recalls and Alerts: May 21-23, 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.

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 or listen to a short excerpt, then follow the buy links to add a digital, print or audio copy to your personal library.

Listen to an excerpt of the new audiobook edition right here

Chapter 6. Birth of a Pathogen

For up-to-date information on the multi-national Jif peanut butter recall and the associated Salmonella outbreak in the United States, please navigate to the Jif/Smucker Recalls menu item at the top of the page.

United States

OUTBREAK INVESTIGATION: CDC reports fourteen cases of Salmonella Senftenberg illnesses in 12 states. The outbreak is linked to consumption of Jif peanut butter products. For more details, see Jif/Smucker Recalls page.

Allergy Alert: Blue Moose of Boulder (Colorado) recalls Blue Moose Spinach Artichoke Parmesan Dip (7 oz; Lot SS446931; Best by 8/10/22) due to undecalred cashews and soy.

Food Safety Recall: The J. M. Smucker Co. recalls mulitple Jif brand peanut butter products (Lot codes between 1274425 and 2140425, but only those 7-digit lot codes ending in 425), due to possible Salmonella contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall: Albertsons Companies recalls 11 store-prepared items containing peanut butter due to possible Salmonella contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products, which were sold at Albertsons, Safeway, Lucky, Haggen, Carrs-Safeway, Eagle, Tom Thumb, United, Amigos, Market Street, Albertsons Market, Andronico’s Community Markets, Vons, Pak ‘N Save, Shaw’s, Star Market, Randalls, Vons, Jewel-Osco, ACME, King’s and Balducci’s.

Food Safety Recall: Wisco Pop! recalls Wisco Pop! strawberry, grapefruit, cherry and ginger flavours (all cans) due to potential overcarbonation resulting in bursting cans. Stray wild yeast has been found in some of the cans.

Canada

Food Safety Recall: Smucker Foods of Canada Corp. recalls certain Jif brand Peanut Butters due to possible Salmonella contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Europe

Allergy Alert (France): Délicassie recalls Délicassie brand Oeuf en pain d’épice chocolat pistache / Pistachio-chocolate-gingerbread egg (Lot 204) due to undeclared pistachios.

Allergy Alert (UK-England): Aye Pickled Ltd recalls Aye Pickled Curried Kraut (330g; Batch code 019/1; Best before 30 September 2022) due to undeclared mustard.

Allergy Alert (UK): Manning Impex Ltd recalls JACK & JILL Mang Juan Chicharron – Espesyal Suka’t Sili (90g; Batch code PO15 Oct 21; Best before 15 October 2022) due to undeclared egg, fish, milk and soya.

Allergy Alert (UK): Tesco recalls Tesco Frozen All Butter Croissants (255g 6-pack; Batch code LL 111; Best before September 2022) due to undeclared almonds.

Food Safety Recall (France): LA GRANDE EPICERIE DE PARIS recalls LA GRANDE EPICERIE DE PARIS brand LE MELANGE TANDOORI / Tandoori spice mix (50g; Lot PR22050183; Best before 31/05/2024) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): LA GRANDE EPICERIE DE PARIS recalls LA GRANDE EPICERIE DE PARIS brand LE MELANGE TAJINE / Tajine spice mix (40g; Lot PR22050247; Best before 30/04/2024) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): LA BOVIDA LE SUBDRAY recalls LA BOVIDA brand SAFRAL COLORANTS RENFORCES (500g; Lot PR22040542; Best before 30/04/2024) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): CARREFOUR recalls Filière Qualité Carrefour brand Purée de pommes artisanale sans sucres ajoutés Gala / Gala apple sauce, no sugar added (500g; Lot PB111034; Best before 04/11/2022) due to foreign matter contamination (glass particles).

Food Safety Recall (France): GERMLINE recalls GERMLINE brand Graines germées biologiques alfalfa-cresson / Organic alfalfa-watercress sprouts (60g & 100g; Lots 220516 & 220517; Use by 30/05/2022 & 31/05/2022, respectively) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): L’atelier recalls L’atelier brand Langue de porc cuite en gelée / Cooked, jellied pork tongue (Lots 1232022 & 1312022; Use by 18/05/2022 & 26/05/2022, respectively) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Italy): Strauss-Elite recalls Elite brand Torta cioccolato/cioccolato / Chocolate/chocolate cake (380g; All lots produced before 04/29/2022; Product of Israel) due to possible Salmonella contamination

Food Safety Recall (Italy): Strauss-Elite recalls Elite brand Torta cioccolato/cocco / Chocolate/coconut cake (380g; All lots produced before 04/29/2022; Product of Israel) due to possible Salmonella contamination

Asia, Africa and the Pacific Islands

Food Safety Recall (Hong Kong): Rainbow Asset Limited recalls three varieties of Jif brand peanut butter due to possible Salmonella contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (Israel): Randy Ltd. recalls Jif Peanut Butter (1.8 kg; Expiration date 8.11.23) due to possible Salmonella contamination. The recalled item was sold to the institutional market only.

Recalls and Alerts: May 19-20, 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.

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 or listen to a short excerpt, then follow the buy links to add a digital, print or audio copy to your personal library.

Listen to an excerpt of the new audiobook edition right here

Chapter 6. Birth of a Pathogen

United States

Allergy Alert: White Cane Sockeye Salmon LLC recalls Wild Alaskan Cooked and Smoked Salmon (Sold frozen; No lot code or best by date on the packages) due to undeclared soy and wheat.

Food Safety Recall: QueensMade Lemonade LLC recalls all its juice-type products, including all lemonade flavors as well as its Ginger Turmeric shots, because they were produced without the benefit of inspection and the safety parameters were not able to be verified. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall: Smithfield Packaged Meats Corp. recalls approximately 185,610 pounds of ready-to-eat (RTE) bacon topping products due to possible foreign matter contamination (metal).

Canada

OUTBREAK ALERT: Le ministère de l’Agriculture, des Pêcheries et de l’Alimentation (MAPAQ) has received reports of an unspecified number of Norovirus cases possibly associated with consumption of frozen whole raspberries from China. See recall notice, below.

Food Safety Recall: Boucherie Fruits et Légumes Guiges inc. (Saint-Bruno-de Guigues, QC) recalls Mantab brand FRAMBOISES ENTIÈRES IQF / Frozen whole raspberries (1 kg; Lot XT21253; Best before 2023-SE-09; Product of China) due to possible Norovirus contamination.

Europe

Allergy Alert (France): BRETZEL BURGARD recalls BURGARD brand BOULES BRETZELS EMMENTAL / Pretzel rolls with Emmental (4-pack; Lot 12136; Use by 20/05/2022) due to undeclared sesame.

Allergy Alert (Germany): FKS Frischkonzept Service GmbH recalls NORD HOLLÄNDISCHER SCHNITTKÄSE MIT GARTENKRÄUTERN 50% Fett / NORTH DUTCH SLICED CHEESE WITH GARDEN HERBS 50% fat (Best before dates up to and including 02-06-2022) due to undeclared egg.

Allergy Alert (Netherlands): DekaMarkt recalls DekaVers Stokbrood wit / French white bread (2 x 200g; All Best before dates) due to undeclared soy.

Allergy Alert (Scotland): Aye Pickled Ltd recalls Aye Pickled Curried Kraut (330g; Batch code 019/1; Best before 30 September 2022) due to undeclared mustard.

Food Safety Recall (France): IDF AVRAINVILLE recalls Viande hachée / Ground meat (Ground on site and sold in bulk; Produced 19/05 et 20/05) due to possible foreign matter contamination (metal).

Food Safety Recall (France): LA BOVIDA SA LA BOVIDA LE SUBDRAY recalls LA GRANDE EPICERIE DE PARIS brand MELANGE TANDOORI / Tandoori mix (50g; Lot PR22050183; Best before 31/05/2024) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): LA BOVIDA SA LA BOVIDA LE SUBDRAY recalls LA GRANDE EPICERIE DE PARIS brand MELANGE TAJINE / Tajine mix (40g; Lot PR22050247; Best before 30/04/2024) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): LA BOVIDA SA LA BOVIDA LE SUBDRAY recalls LA BOVIDA brand SAFRAL COLORANTS RENFORCES / Safral reinforced dyes (500g; Lot PR22040542; Best before 30/04/2024) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): SCAMARK E.LECLERC recalls VOLANDRY brand POULET CUIT FUME / Cooked smoked chicken (Use by 08/06/2022) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): GERMLINE recalls GERMLINE brand Graines germées biologiques Alfalfa / Organic alfalfa sprouts (60g & 100g; Lot 220516; Use by 30/05/2022) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): GERMLINE recalls GERMLINE brand Graines germées biologiques Alfalfa-radis-fenouil / Organic alfalfa-radish-fennel sprouts (60g & 100g; Lot 220516; Use by 30/05/2022) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): GERMLINE recalls GERMLINE brand Graines germées biologiques Alfalfa-roquette / Organic alfalfa-rocket sprouts (60g & 100g; Lot 220516; Use by 30/05/2022) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): GERMLINE recalls GERMLINE brand Graines germées biologiques alfalfa-cresson / Organic alfalfa-watercress sprouts (60g & 100g; Lot 220516; Use by 30/05/2022) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): SCEA DU CERISIER EARL du Cerisier recalls SCEA du Cerisier brand pâté croute moutarde ancienne / Old-fashioned mustard pâté with crust (Use by 24/05/2022) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): METRO FRANCE recalls METRO CHEF brand Farine de blé noir fluide / Buckwheat flour (1 kg; Lot 503118CS11; Best before 28/10/2022 & 29/10/2022) due to possible Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): BCT 500 recalls SOLEANE brand Taboulé libanais / Lebanese tabbouleh (230g; Lot 126; Use by 22/05/2022) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): BCT 500 recalls SOLEANE brand Taboulé libanais / Lebanese tabbouleh (350g; Lot 129; Use by 25/05/2022) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): BCT 500 recalls SOLEANE brand Piémontaise / Piedmontese salad (400g; Lot 129; Use by 25/05/2022) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): L’Aquarium recalls Huitres No. 2 / Oysters (Lot 110522H) due to E. coli contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Luxembourg): Germline recalls various Germline brand organic sprouts due to possible Salmonella contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (Netherlands): Dirk recalls 1 de Beste Baguettes wit / White bread baguettes (2-pack; Best before 14-08-2022) due to foreign matter contamination (metal particles).

Asia, Africa and the Pacific Islands

Food Safety Recall (Israel): Dr. Lemon’s recalls lemonade concentrate, orange concentrate, and lemon sorbet because the products were manufactured without benefit of inspection. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Australia and New Zealand

Allergy Alert (Australia): Parsram Foods Pty Ltd recalls Deep Coriander Chutney (283g; All Use By dates up to and including 12.03.2023) due to undeclared sesame.