Recalls and Alerts: May 17 – 23, 2020


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 ALERT: CDC is investigating a 28-state outbreak of Salmonella Hadar illnesses linked to contact with backyard chicks and ducklings. The agency reports 97 confirmed cases, with 17 people hospitalized.

Food Safety Recall: New Hoque and Sons, Inc. recalls Radhuni Curry Powder (400g; Expiration date 01/02/2022) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall: Conagra Brands, Inc. recalls approximately 276,872 pounds of not ready-to-eat chicken and turkey bowl products due to foreign matter (small rocks) contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Europe

Allergy Alert (Belgium): Natu Fine Foods recalls various Traiteur Pierrot brand salades de pâtes froides / cold pasta salads due to undeclared allergens and absence of safe storage instructions on the label. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Allergy Alert (Belgium): Bloc recalls Winny brand Pâte à tartiner aux noisettes / Hazelnut spread (400g; Lot #L920453; Best before 09/2020) due to undeclared almonds and cashews.

Allergy Alert (France): Industry recalls Winny brand Pâte à tartiner aux noisettes / Hazelnut spread (400g; Lot #L9204; Best before 30/09/2020) due to undeclared almonds and cashews.

Allergy Alert (France): BODIN recalls Les charcuteries de Picoreur brand Terrine de Pintade au poivre vert / Guinea fowl terrine with green pepper (Lot E073; Best before 31/03/24) due to undeclared wheat (gluten).

Allergy Alert (Germany): Frank Juice GmbH recalls Frank Juice Grün / Green juice (330ml; Best before 04.07.2020) due to undeclared celery.

Allergy Alert (Ireland): Unilever recalls Magnum White Chocolate ice cream tubs (440 ml; Batch codes L9255AT138 and L9255BT138; Best before end date September 2021) due to undeclared milk.

Allergy Alert (Ireland): Young’s Seafood Ltd. recalls Young’s Simply Breaded 2 Extra Large Fish Fillets (300g; Batch codes AC L 0097, AB L0114, AB L 0116; Best before end date October 2021) due to undeclared milk.

Allergy Alert (UK): Unilever UK Ltd recalls Magnum White Chocolate ice cream tubs (440 ml; Batch codes L9255AT138 and L9255BT138; Best before end date September 2021) due to undeclared milk.

Allergy Alert (UK): Young’s Seafood recalls Young’s Simply Breaded 2 Extra Large Fish Fillets (300g; Batch codes AC L 0097, AB L0114, AB L 0116; Best before end date October 2021) due to undeclared milk.

Food Safety Recall (Austria): Alnatura recalls Alnatura dried chickpeas (500g; Best before 14.01.2021 and 27.01.2021) due to foreign matter (glass) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Belgium): Mushroom City recalls Mélange de champignons Exotic Mix mushrooms (500g; Best before 18/05/2020) and Champignons de Paris mushrooms (500g; Best before 18/05/2020) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Société Raymond et Fils recalls Raymond et Fils brand Huîtres Arcachon Cap Ferret / Arcachon Cap Ferret oysters (2 dozen No. 3 per pkg; pack date 19/05/2020) due to presence of lipophilic toxin.

Food Safety Recall (France): Société A SNC recalls Chiffonnade de jambon cuit supérieur / cooked ham (120g; Lot #6420648; Best before 13/06/2020) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Industry recalls Danival brand Petits pois & carottes / peas and carrots (680g; Lot #E 119; Best before 24/08/2023) due to possible development of thermophilic bacteria.

Food Safety Recall (France): Lidl recalls Madrange brand Les minis-saveur chorizo / Chorizo-flavour mini-sausages (Lot 50812 / 012; Best before 26/05/2020) due to foreign matter (metal) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): Hersteller Schwarz Cranz GmbH & Co. KG recalls Dulano Delikatess Mini Salami-Snack sort.classic (250 g; Lot #L2325031007; Best before 31.05.2020) due to foreign matter (blue film) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): Alnatura recalls Alnatura dried chickpeas (500g; Best before 14.01.2021 and 27.01.2021) due to foreign matter (glass) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Iceland): Reykjagarður hf. recalls Holta and Kjöfugl Fresh chicken pieces (Traceability Number 019-20-16-1-01) due to possible Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Italy): Egidio Galbani S.r.l. recalls CADEMARTORI brand Taleggio DOP Cademartori (200g; Lots LA0403 200126 and LA0603 200127; Best before 19/06/20 and 20/06/20) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Italy): ZERBINATI recalls ZERBINATI brand ZUPPA CON LEGUMI E CEREALI / Soup with legumes and cereals (310g; Lot 20-113; Best before 01/06/2020) due to risk of botulism.

Food Safety Recall (Italy): ZERBINATI recalls CONSILIA brand ZUPPA CON LEGUMI E CEREALI / Soup with legumes and cereals (620g; Lot 20-113; Best before 01/06/2020) due to risk of botulism.

Food Safety Recall (Italy): ZERBINATI recalls ESSELUNGA SPA brand ZUPPA DI VERDURE CON LEGUMI E CEREALI (620g; Lot 20-113; Best before 01/06/2020) due to risk of botulism.

Asia, Africa and the Pacific Islands

Allergy Alert (Israel): Zion Turgeman Ltd. recalls Parle-Murano Minis Mini Chocolate-Chip Cookies (100g; Batch No. KP-ZTL1897; Best before 11/03/2021; Product of India) due to undeclared milk.

Food Safety Recall (Israel): Natural Cakes Ltd. recalls Re fresh brand Pizza Margherita with olives, gluten-free (Best before 07.10.2021) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Israel): Great Line Import and Distribution Ltd. recalls Pastos brand Frozen corn kernels (700g; Best before 21.2.21) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Israel): Irena Stuffed Dough Products Ltd. recalls Frozen Meat-Filled Blintzes (800g; All Best before dates from 20-09-2020 up to and including 31-10-2020) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Australia and New Zealand

Allergy Alert (Australia): Bodhi’s Bakehouse recalls Bodhi’s Bakehouse Gluten Free Bread Crumbs (USE BY 22 Oct 2020 and USE BY 18 APRIL 2021) due to undeclared gluten.

Allergy Alert (New Zealand): Harbourkonnect Retail Ltd recalls certain batches of Amma’s Chicken Tikka Heat & Eat and Amma’s Chicken Seekh Kebab Heat & Eat due to undeclared gluten. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (Australia): Kmart Australia Ltd recalls Solid/Filled Milk Chocolate Egg Bag (360g; Best before 12/2/2021) and Caramel Milk Chocolate Egg Bag (160g; Best before 12/2/2021) due to foreign matter (plastic) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (New Zealand): Kmart NZ Holdings Ltd recalls Kmart brand Caramel Milk Chocolate Eggs (160g; Best before 12/02/21) and Kmart brand Mixed Bag Milk Chocolate Eggs (360g; Best before 12/02/21) due to foreign matter (plastic) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (New Zealand): Griffin’s Foods Ltd recalls Griffin’s Krispie Biscuits (250g; Best before 23 MAR 21; Time code 15:50 – 19:00) due to foreign matter (plastic) contamination.

Recalls and Alerts: August 29 – 31, 2019


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

Allergy Alert: Hiland Dairy recalls Hiland Dairy Lemonade (1/2 gallon; Plant code 4024; Sell by October 25, 2019; UPC 72060-00519-6) and Hiland Dairy Lemonade (pint; Plant code 4024; Sell by October 20, 2019; UPC 72060-00524-0) due to undeclared milk.

Allergy Alert: Heatherfield Foods, Inc. recalls HAWAIIAN SAUSAGE COMPANY Sweet Filipino Longanisa ˙NO PRESERVATIVES ˙GLUTEN FREE ˙NO MSG pork sausage product (1-lb trays; Lot codes 09067, 09081, 09088, 09113, 09130, 09148, 09156, 09163, 09170, 09179, 09193 and 09212) due to undeclared gluten.

Food Safety Recall: Mountain Mel’s Essential Goods, LLC recalls The Milk Lady’s Tea (2 oz; LOT # ML6271950; Best by 7/2021; UPC 7 99632 05658 4), Peaceful Baby Herbal Tea (2 oz; LOT # PB781950; Best by 7/2021; UPC 7 99632 05656 0) and Diges-Teas Herbal Tea (2 oz; LOT # DT7619100; Best by 7/2021; UPC 7 99632 05665 2) due to potential Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall: Makzemo LLC recalls Balquis Yemeni spice (230 gram and 454 gram clear plastic containers, and clear 5 lb plastic bags) due to potential for lead contamination.

Food Safety Recall: American Beef Packers, Inc. recalls approximately 24,428 pounds of raw beef products that are deemed unfit for human consumption. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Pet Food Safety Alert: FDA alerts pet owners not to feed Aunt Jeni’s Home Made brand Turkey Dinner Dog Food (5 lb / 2.3kg; Lot 175199 JUL2020) and Aunt Jeni’s Home Made brand Chicken Dinner Dog Food (5 lb / 2.3kg; Lot 1152013 JUL2020) due to Salmonella and Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Pet Food Safety Recall: Brutus & Barnaby recalls Pig Ears 100% Natural Treats for Dogs (All package sizes) due to Salmonella contamination.

Canada

Allergy Alert: Easy Home Chef recalls Easy Home Chef brand meat products due to undeclared wheat. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Allergy Alert (Update): TLW Trading Ltd. recalls QQ Fish brand Fish Balls, Fish Cakes, and Seafood Balls due to undeclared egg. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Allergy Alert: Dovetale Collections recalls Delmonico’s Restaurant brand Signature Caesar Salad Dressing (354 ml; All lot codes; UPC 8 52524 00203 5) and Delmonico’s Restaurant brand Peppermill Ranch Salad Dressing (354 ml; All lot codes; UPC 8 52524 00204 2) due to undeclared mustard.

Food Safety Recall: Les Spécialités Prodal (1975) Ltée recalls certain The Deli-Shop brand Pâtés due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall: Maître Saladier Inc. recalls St-Hubert Chicken Breast Nuggets (680g; Product codes B29084 12 39J, B29084 13 39J, B29084 14 39J, B29084 15 39J, B29084 24 39J; UPC 0 66701 00504 1) due to presence of bone fragments.

Food Safety Recall: Saucisses et Salami Mondial recalls PROCHETTA TRADITIONNELLE (150g, sliced; sold up to 29 August 2019) and JAMBON À L’ÉRABLE (150g, sliced; sold up to 29 August 2019) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall: Ferment Passion recalls various Tempeh products due to Bacillus cereus contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Europe

OUTBREAK ALERT/ Food Safety Recall (Spain): The Spanish Agency Food Safety and Nutrition warns of a botulism outbreak involving 4 people who consumed a home-made salad that contained canned tuna. Frinsa del Noroeste S.A recalls DIA brand Tuna canned in sunflower oil (Lot 19/154 023 02587; Best before 12/31/2022).

Allergy Alert (Finland): Lidl Suomi Ky recalls Grill Master brand BBQ Pasta Salad (Best before September 14, 2019) due to undeclared sulphites.

Allergy Alert (FInland): Atria Suomi Oyj recalls Atria Vegan Pasanda (350g; Best before 2.9.2019) due to undeclared milk.

Allergy Alert (Germany): Beste Feinkost recalls Creme der Genussmenschen brand Curry-Ingwer / Ginger curry (Best before 01.09) due to undeclared mustard and celery.

Allergy Alert (Iceland): Industry recalls Naturli’ brand Organic Vegan spreadable (Best before 30.08.19 to 27.11.19) due to undeclared milk.

Allergy Alert (Italy): NARDONE PRODUZIONI DOLCIARIE SRL recalls various products due to undeclared milk. Please refer to the individual recall notices posted here for a complete list of affected products.

Allergy Alert (Ireland): Sunburst Snacks Ltd recalls Sunburst Snacks Chilli Cashew & Peanut Mix (45g & 1kg; Best before January 2020, February 2020, March 2020, April 2020, May 2020 & February 2020, March 2020, respectively) due to undeclared celery and mustard.

Allergy Alert (Netherlands): Amazing Oriental recalls VitaMax brand Instant Pumpkin Cereal (Expiration date 23-12-2020) due to undeclared wheat.

Allergy Alert (UK): Flames Foods recalls various types of frozen products due to undeclared almonds. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Allergy Alert (UK – England specific): Sunburst Snacks Ltd recalls Sunburst Snacks brand Spicy Cashews (Pack sizes 45g, 65g, 150g, 160g, 170g; Best before January 2020, February 2020, March 2020, April 2020, May 2020) due to undeclared mustard and celery.

Allergy Alert Update (UK): Thomas Tucker Ltd recalls several popcorn products due to undeclared milk. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (Belgium): Agrafresh bvba recalls Quick brand salade de crudités / Side Salad (100g; Best before 29/08/19) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Belgium): Aldi recalls Broccoli Salad Kit (Best before 27/08/2019, 28/08/2019, 29/08/2019, 30/08/2019, 31/08/2019) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Michel & Augustin recalls Michel & Augustin brand Vache à boire Mangue Passion due to absence of a Best Before date.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): Gustoland GmbH recalls Butcher fresh liver sausage balls fine (200 g; Lots GUS 9176411224, GUS 9176411225, GUS 9176412224; Best before 13.09.2019, 14.09.2019, 15.09.2019) due to foreign matter (blue plastic pieces) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Italy): Lucrom SNC recalls Lucrom brand zenzero polvere / ginger powder (60g; Lot #2275; Best before 31-12-2021) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Italy): Buona Compagnia Gourmet recalls TUO CHEF brand Cima Vecchia Savona (2.3 kg; Lots 1633 & 1733; Best before 30/09/2019 and 01/10/2019) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Italy): Buona Compagnia Gourmet recalls TUO CHEF brand Cima Antica Genova (2.3 kg; Lots 1633 & 1733; Best before 30/09/2019 and 01/10/2019) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Italy): Buona Compagnia Gourmet recalls Buona Compagnia Gourmet brand Cima Antica Genova (2.3 kg; Lots 1934 & 2034; Best before 03/10/2019 and 04/10/2019) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Alert (Netherlands): The Dutch Food and Consumer Product Safety Authority warns consumers not to eat eggs bearing the stamp 3-ES-4624944A (Product of Spain) due to Salmonella contamination.

Pet Food Safety Recall (UK – England and Wales specific): Raw Treat Pet Food Ltd recalls several batches of frozen raw beef pet foods due to Salmonella contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Recalls and Alerts: August 4 – 7, 2019


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

Allergy Alert: PreGel America, Inc. recalls Lemon 50 powdered flavoring (2 kg bags, 8 bags/case; Lot #381081U279N) due to undeclared milk.

Food Safety Recall: Top Taste Food Warehouse recalls an undetermined amount of pork and chicken dumpling product because they were produced, packed, and distributed without the benefit of USDA inspection.

Canada

Food Safety Recall: La Boucherie Clément Jacques recalls RAGOÛT DE PATTE (1L; Best before January 30, 2020) due to improper storage temperature and lack of correct storage temperature labeling.

Europe

OUTBREAK ALERT/FOOD SAFETY RECALL (Germany): Ozean GmbH recalls dried salted fish after a consumer who ate some of the fish was diagnosed with Type E botulism poisoning. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Allergy Alert (Belgium): Colruyt & OKay recall Bûche ardennaise / Ardennes rolls (4 x 125g & 500-560g pkgs; Best before 10/08/2019) due to undeclared soy.

Allergy Alert (France): Intermarché recalls BOUTON D’OR brand Sauce Algérienne (350g; Lot #L19190; Best before 07/2020) due to undeclared mustard.

Allergy Alert (France): La SCOP GOURMANDES Et CIE recalls Le Collectif des Gourmandes brand Biscuit au piment d’Espelette / Biscuits with Espelette peppers (100g; Lot #K160419; Best before 31/03/2020) due to undeclared gluten.

Allergy Alert (Germany): EDEKA recalls GUT&GÜNSTIG brand Delikatess Schinken Bockwurst / Delicatessen ham sausage (400g; Best before 13.08.2019) due to undeclared milk.

Allergy Alert (Italy): NARDONE PRODUZIONI DOLCIARIE SRL recalls LE DOLCI PASSIONI brand CROSTATA AI FRUTTI DI BOSCO (~180g; Lot #62019; Best before 15/02/2020) due to undeclared milk.

Allergy Alert (Italy): NARDONE PRODUZIONI DOLCIARIE SRL recalls LE DOLCI PASSIONI brand CROSTATA ALL’ALBICOCCA (~180g; Lot #71119; Best before 07/03/2020) due to undeclared milk.

Allergy Alert (Italy): NARDONE PRODUZIONI DOLCIARIE SRL recalls LE DOLCI PASSIONI brand CROSTATA ALLA CILIEGIA (~180g; Lot #62019; Best before 07/03/2020) due to undeclared milk.

Allergy Alert (Luxembourg): Colruyt recalls Colruyt brand Bûche ardennaise (500-560g; Best before 10/08) due to undeclared soy.

Allergy Alert (UK – England & Wales specific): COOK Trading Ltd recalls COOK Green Thai Chicken Curry (540g; Batch code 000255; Best before 22 March 2020) due to undeclared milk.

Food Safety Recall (Belgium): ELEMENTI recalls LIFJALLA brand Water (10L and 5L bag-in-box; Lot #L-190325POC55; Best before 26/03/2021) due to possible contamination with disinfectant residue.

Food Safety Recall (France): LUNOR Distribution recalls Saint Eloi brand Betteraves entières cuites sous vide à la vapeur / Whole beets steamed under vacuum (500g & 2 x 500g vacuum packs; Lots #L193, L196, L197 & L207; Best before 15/01/2020, 20/01/2020 & 01/02/2020) due to potential product instability.

Food Safety Recall (France): LUNOR DISTRIBUTION recalls Eco+ brand Betteraves entières cuites / Cooked whole beets (2 x 500g; Best before 15/01/20 to 01/02/20, inclusive) due to potential product instability.

Food Safety Recall (France): LUNOR DISTRIBUTION recalls Notre Jardin brand Betteraves entières cuites / Cooked whole beets (500g; Best before 15/01/20 to 01/02/20, inclusive) due to potential product instability.

Food Safety Recall (France): LUNOR DISTRIBUTION recalls LUNOR brand Betteraves entières cuites sous vide /Whole beets cooked under vacuum (2 x 500g; Lots #190 to 211, inclusive; Best before 09/07/2019 to 02/08/2019, inclusive) due to potential product instability.

Food Safety Recall (France): E. Leclerc recalls Bio Village brand Mix apéritif BIO non salé / Organic unsalted mixed cocktail nuts (120g bags; Lot #007128; Best before 26/03/2020) due to possible aflatoxin contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): La Société l’Atelier du Valois recalls Les Brasérades brand Saucisse provençale / Provencal sausages (6-pack; Lot #2 28024; Best before 24/07/2019) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Cora & Carrefour recall unbranded 12-slice Rosettes (150g; Lot #210117945; Best before 03/09/2019) due to unspecified hazardous foreign matter contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): TerraSana recalls TerraSana brand Peanut butter and Crunchy butter (Best before 24.03.2021) due to aflatoxin contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Italy): Smapp Spa recalls Salumi Pasini brand Salame Campagnolo (~270g; Lot #1056; All best before dates) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Italy): SÖBBEKE recalls Bio Schokopudding / Budino al cioccolato bio (150g; Best before 09/08/2019) due to foreign matter (glass) contamination.

Food Safety Recall Update (Luxembourg): Société recalls Roquefort Société (100g sliced; Best before 27/10/2019 & 03/11/2019; Product of France) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Netherlands): Société des Caves recalls Roquefort Société (100g; Best before 27/10/2019 & 03/11/2019) and Roquefort Société (200g; Best before 02/12/2019, 09/12/2019 & 16/12/2019) due to Salmonella contamination.

Pet Food Safety Recall (Belgium): Maxi Zoo Belgium recalls Real Nature Wilderness Adult Best Horse food for dogs (400g & 800g chubs; various lot numbers and expiration dates) due to elevated cadmium levels. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected product.