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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Allergy Alert: Silvestri Sweets Inc. recalls Favorite Day branded Valentine’s Milk Chocolate Covered Caramels with Nonpareils (8 oz; Lot #33822; Best by 07 DEC 2023) due to an undeclared tree nut.
Allergy Alert: Whitson’s Food Service (Bronx) Corp. recalls approximately 8,713 pounds of frozen, ready-to-cook chicken alfredo with broccoli and penne pasta meals due to undeclared egg. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.
Food Safety Recall: Xin Ao International Group Corp recalls Sss Enoki Mushroom (200g; Lot 6953150100677; Expiration date 02/15/2023) and K-Fresh Mushroom (200g; Lot 4892742010234; Expiration date 02/15/2023), due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. The recalled products were sold at 99 Ranch Supermarket retail stores in Maryland.
Allergy Alert: House of Sher 2018 Ltd. recalls Jahaan’s brand Falooda Drink with Almond, Falooda Drink with Chikoo, and Falooda Drink with Thandai (290 ml; All codes where milk is not properly declared on the label) due to improperly declared milk. The recalled products were sold in Alberta and British Columbia.
Allergy Alert: Wismettac Asian Foods Inc. recalls Shirakiku brand Chili Pepper Powder (Ichimi Togarashi) (300g; Batch code 12262023; UPC 0 74410 34116 9) due to undeclared sesame seeds.
Food Safety Recall: Loblaw Companies Limited recalls PC brand Canadian Cheddar Cheese (250g; Best Before 2023 AU 24; UPC 060383837464) due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. The recalled product was sold nationally. This recall is completely unrelated to the outbreak of Listeria monocytogenes illnesses associated with recent recalls of cheeses from Le Fromage au Village.
Food Safety Recall: Boucherie L & L Boucher (Mont-Saint-Grégoire, QC) recalls Beef Jerky (Best before 2023.FE.11) due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.
Allergy Alert (UK): My Sweet Chickpea recalls various Dark Chocolate My Sweet Chickpea products due to undeclared milk. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.
Allergy Alert (Finland): Snellman recalls Paahdettu kanalastu original / Original roasted chicken chips (180g; Expiration dates of March 6, 2023 or earlier) due to inadequately declared spices.
Allergy Alert (Italy): Schuster srl recalls Schuster brand Spitzbube pastries (4 pieces, 250g; Best by 08.01.2023) due to undeclared hazelnut.
Allergy Alert (Italy): Panificio Bäckerei Moser KG der Moser Ruth & Co recalls Biscotti al farro altoatesino-Dinkelspitzbuben aus Südtirol / South Tyrolean spelt biscuits (200g; Best by 01.03.2023) due to undeclared hazelnut.
Allergy Alert (Italy): Motta s.r.l. recalls Motta brand Prosciutto cotto a tranci / Sliced ham (~1.3 kg; Lot L225139; Best by 21-02-2023) due to undeclared soy.
Allergy Alert (Italy): Motta s.r.l. recalls Sapor di cascina brand Prosciutto cotto A.Q / Sliced ham (750g; Lot L225139; Best by 21-02-2023) due to undeclared soy.
Allergy Alert (Italy): Motta s.r.l. recalls La Bottega del Gusto brand Prosciutto cotto alta qualita’ / Sliced ham (750g; Lot L225139; Best by 21-02-2023) due to undeclared soy.
Allergy Alert (Italy): Panificio Harrasser srl recalls Biscotti frolla- Mini-Spitzbuben / Shortbread cookies (250g; Best by 21.02.2023) due to undeclared hazelnut.
Allergy Alert (Luxembourg): Food Safety Authority recalls NATURALIA brand Tablette de chocolat noir noisette fleur de sel / Dark chocolate bar with hazelnuts and sea salt (180g; Lot L311/22; Best before 30/11/2023) due to undeclared milk.
Food Safety Recall (Belgium): RBR SMAK recalls Victus brand Salade de betteraves et de poivrons / Beet and peppers salad (470g; Lot 23.08.2023/A; Best before 23/08/2023) due to foreign matter contamination (small pieces of glass).
Food Safety Recall (France): SODIROCHE E. LECLERC recalls Filet de Saumon Ecosse fumé / Smoked Scottish salmon (2 slices, 4 slices and scraps; All lots; Use by 01/02/2023) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.
Food Safety Recall (France): CARREFOUR HYPERMARCHES recalls PÂTÉ À LA LOUCHE / Pâté for scooping (Sold at CARREFOUR SAINT POL SUR MER between 21/01/2023 and 28/01/2023) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.
Food Safety Recall (France): RELAIS VERT recalls NATUR’AVENIR brand PUR JUS DE RAISIN ROUGE FRANCE / Pure red grape juice (75 cl; Lot Z508; Best before 30/09/2025) due to foreign matter contamination.
Food Safety Recall (France): PARTHENAY DISTRIBUTION E.LECLERC recalls Filet de saumon fumé / Smoked salmon filet (2 slices, 4 slices and scraps; Lot 260123; Use by 07/02/2023) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.
Food Safety Recall (France): SILVE INTERMARCHE recalls Jean Roze brand CHIPOLATAS SUPERIEURES -25% DE SEL / Superior chipolata sausages with 25% less salt (6-pack, 300g; Lot J30370568; Use by 20/02/2023) due to Salmonella contamination.
Food Safety Recall (Germany): sogut Fleisch- und Wurstwaren GmbH recalls sogut Schlachtplatte mit Sauerkraut / Platter with sauerkraut (4 x 100g; All lots; Best before 23.02.2023) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.
Food Safety Recall (Germany): Milchwerke Oberfranken West eG recalls „Hofburger“ Gratinkäse leicht / Cheese gratin (250g; Best before 03.04.2023) due to foreign matter contamination (plastic particles)
Food Safety Recall (Italy): Essalunga spa recalls Esselunga Bio brand Pesto con basilico genovese DOP senz’aglio biologico / Organic pesto with Genovese basil and without garlic (140g; Lot pr. 01/02/2023; Best by SC.22/02/2023) due to possible Salmonella contamination.
Food Safety Recall (Sweden): Axfood recalls Garant färdiglagade köttbullar / Ready made meatballs (350g & 1 kg; Best before 13.03.2023 and 12.03.2023, respectively) due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.
Food Safety Recall (Switzerland): STUTZER & Co. AG recalls KahramanTahini Sesampaste / Tahini sesame paste (500g; Lot T220610; Best before 10.06.2024) due to Salmonella contamination.
Food Safety Recall (UK): Lidl GB recalls Deluxe Strolghino Salami (250g; Use by 13 Apr 2023 and 08 May 2023) due to Salmonella contamination.
Australia and New Zealand
OUTBREAK ALERT (Australia): New South Wales Health is advising the public not to consume Inside Out Unsweetened Almond Milk (Use by 1 March 2023) after the product was linked to a case of botulism. The NSW Food Authority has launched an investigation to determine the source of the contamination.
Food Safety Recall (Australia): Inside Out Nutritious Goods Pty Ltd recalls JS Health x Inside Out Unsweetened Almond Milk Collagen + Calcium + Prebiotics, JS Health x Inside Out Unsweetened Oat Milk Collagen + Calcium + Prebiotics, and JS Health x Inside Out Barista Oat Milk Collagen + Calcium + Prebiotics (1 L; All Use by dates up to and including 18 MAY 2023) due to missing storage instructions and the potential for botulinum toxin.
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