Recalls and Alerts: July 15-16, 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: CDC reports nine cases of Salmonella Typhimurium in Wisconsin and Illinois, likely linked to consumption of prepackaged salads from BrightFarms greenhouse farm in Rochelle, IL. One person has been hospitalized. Please see recall notice below.

Allergy Alert: Green Dining Table, Inc. recalls approximately 183,330 pounds of frozen pork dumplings due to undeclared milk and coconut. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall: BrightFarms recalls packaged salad greens produced in its Rochelle, Illinois (Ogle County) greenhouse farm sold in Illinois, Wisconsin, Iowa and Indiana, due to potential Salmonella contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Canada

Allergy Alert: New World Natural Foods Inc. recalls New World brand Organic Sesame Tahini – Raw (365g; Lot #201573; Best before 30 JUL 2022; UPC 0 59443 40073 1) due to undeclared almonds and recalls New World brand Organic Black Sesame Tahini (365g; Lot #201844; Best before 30 JAN 2022; UPC 0 59443 40076 2) due to undeclared almonds and cashews.

Europe

Food Safety Recall (Belgium): Jumbo recalls Jumbo Atjar Tjampoer (330g; Lot codes LE316M 10:00 to LE316M 12:00; Expiry date 12/2023) due to foreign matter (glass particles) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): ESPOIR 73 Fromagerie le habert recalls le habert brand fromages Planou / Gros Planou / Fagotin – cheeses (Lots 94 & 96) due to shigatoxin-producing E. coli contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): ESPOIR 73 Fromagerie le habert recalls le habert brand yaourt / yogurt (2-packs; Lot 25.06; Use by 25/06/2021) due to shigatoxin-producing E. coli contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Mons Fromager Affineur recalls Mons brand Les Truffiers – Brie de Normandie au lait cru / Raw-milk brie stuffed with truffles (Lots 040621, 080621 & 250521; Use by 25/06/2021, 29/06/2021 & 15/06/2021, respectively) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): COUP DE PATES recalls Coup de pates brand Bâtard au maïs / Corn bread loaf (Best before 13/12/2022) due to foreign matter (hard white plastic pieces) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Industry recalls CAMPO TIERRA brand CHORIZO SARTA PIQUANT / spicy chorizo sausage (280g; Lot 1021; Use by 26/09/2021) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): BOUCHERIE CHARCUTERIE BOUSQUET SAS BOUSQUET recalls LA ALEGRIA brand CHORIZO A GRILLER / Chorizo sausage for grilling (1.5 kg; Lot #15; Use by 21/07/2021) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): Joy in a Jar recalls Creamy Almond Ready to Eat vegan Soße / sauce (300 ml; All Best before dates) due to evidence of Clostridium botulinum toxin.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): Crystal Food GmbH recalls Durra Green freekeh (450g; Lot 03; Best before 07/2022) due to foreign matter (plastic fragments) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): Dovgan GmbH recalls Halva aus Sonnenblumenkernen / Sunflower seed halvah (400g; Best before 29.09.2021) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Ireland): Sheridan’s Cheesemongers Ltd. recalls Sheridan’s Cheesemongers Ltd 15 Fields Whole Wheel cheese (Batch codes 1137 and 1138) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Luxembourg): BIOGROS recalls BIOG brand Bio Beeren-Müsli / muesli aux baies / Berry muesli (500g; Best before 11/04/2022) due to potential foreign matter (piece of metal) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Sweden): Industry recalls several sesame-seed based tahini and halva products imported from Syria due to Salmonella contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Recalls and Alerts: July 8-9, 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

Food Safety Recall: LSG Sky Chefs recalls Circle K brand Chicken Salad Sandwiches (5.9 oz; Best by 6/7/21 through 7/9/21; UPC 815138013996) due to potential Listeria monocytogenes contamination. The sandwiches contain chicken that was recalled by Tyson Foods.

Food Safety Recall Update: Tyson Foods Inc recalls approximately 8,955,296 pounds of ready-to-eat (RTE) chicken products that may be adulterated with Listeria monocytogenes. The frozen, fully cooked chicken products were produced between December 26, 2020 and April 13, 2021. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (Oklahoma): Swan Bros. Dairy, Inc. recalls raw milk products sold in plastic half-gallons, gallons and pints due to Listeria contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for additional details.

Food Safety Recall: Albertsons Companies recalls multiple items containing chicken supplied by Tyson Foods Inc. due to potential Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Canada

Food Safety Recall: La Fromagerie La Voie Lactée recalls Apogée goat-milk cheese (Sold up to 9 July 2021) because the cheese was produced and packaged under conditions that render it unsafe to consume.

Food Safety Recall: Les Touillés Café-Traiteur recalls  SAUCE BOLOGNESE and SAUCE GIGI (Products packed in glass jars and sold up to 9 July 2021) because the sauces were produced and packaged under conditions that render them unsafe to consume.

Europe

Allergy Alert (France): AZ DISTRIBUTION recalls Durra brand Apricot Jam (430g; Lot #70; Use by 26/07/2022) due to undeclared sulphites.

Allergy Alert (Iceland): Fisherman ehf. recalls Graflax / Gravlax Arctic Salmon (Lot #1551; Best before 20.07.21) due to undeclared mustard.

Allergy Alert (Ireland): Avoca recalls a number of Avoca curry products due to undeclared crustaceans. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Allergy Alert (Italy): GRA-COM srl recalls Burro Granarolo / butter (1000 g; Lot #250821; Best before 25/08/21) due to undeclared gluten.

Allergy Alert (Italy): GRA-COM srl recalls Burro del Buon Pascolo / Good pasture butter (1000 g; Lot #250821; Best before 25/08/21) due to undeclared gluten.

Allergy Alert (Italy): GRA-COM srl recalls Burro / butter (250g g; Lot #250821; Best before 25/08/21) due to undeclared gluten.

Allergy Alert (UK): Avoca recalls a number of Avoca curry products due to undeclared crustaceans. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (Belgium): LEADER PRICE recalls Aiguillettes de poulet mariné / Marinated chicken strips (400g; Lot 21118034 1 112; Best before 01/08/2022) due to possible Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Belgium): Colruyt recalls Everyday brand Saucisses de poulet (surgelées) / Frozen chicken sausages (pkg of 8 / 1kg; Lot #211036051; Use by 9/11/2022) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Belgium): MARMA recalls MARMA brand Graines de moutarde blanches/jaunes / white/yellow mustard seeds (100g; Best before 12/2024) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Denmark): Rømer Vegan recalls Rømer Vegan økologisk valnøddebøf / Vegan organic walnut steak (180g; Best before 19/07/2021, 26/07/2021) due to mold contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): DEUFIMA INTERMARCHE recalls GORGONZOLA NUOVA CASTELLI cheese (Lot 152013; Use by 26/06/2021) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Cora recalls Campo tierra brand Chorizo type sarta piquant / Spicy sausage (280g; Lot #1021; Use by 26/09/2021) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Casino recalls Casino brand CROQUE MONSIEUR A POELER / Sandwich for grilling (200g; Lot #111680265; Use by 10/07/2021) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): FROMAGERIE DE LIVAROT recalls E.Graindorge brand Coulommiers au lait cru / Raw milk cheese (350g; Lot 030521LI1; Use by 07/07/2021 & 09/07/2021) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): FROMAGERIE DE LIVAROT recalls E.Graindorge brand Brie au lait cru / Raw milk brie (1kg; Lot 030521LI1; Use by 12/07/2021) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): FROMAGERIE DE LIVAROT recalls Normanville brand Fromage à la coupe au lait cru / Raw milk cut cheese (Lot #030521LI1; Use by 12/07/2021) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): SAS G.B.M.E. – DISTRI. SUPER-U recalls Schweitzer brand Presskopf / Head cheese (2kg; Lot #21172042; Use by 05/07/2021) due to potential Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): La Ferme Schmitt recalls La Ferme Schmitt brand Hachis parmentier au canard / Shepherd’s pie with duck (480g; Lot #1153003; Use by 14/07/2021) due to defective packaging.

Food Safety Recall (France): Casino/Leader-Price recalls Leader-Price brand Aiguillette de poulet mariné nature surgelé / Frozen, marinated chicken strips (400g; Lot #21118034; Best before 01/08/2022) due to Salmonella contamination

Food Safety Recall (France): GROUPE GP VOLDIS recalls LA ALEGRIA brand CHORIZO DOUX A GRILLER / Mild chorizo for grilling (1.5 kg; Lot #15; Use by 21/07/2021) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): BOUCHERIE CHARCUTERIE TRAITEUR HERRMANN recalls Schinkenhof brand Jambon Forêt Noire Tranché / Sliced Black Forest ham (500g; Lot #212416F230; Best before 08/08/2021) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): TOTANA INTERMARCHE recalls Grand Antonin brand ST NECTAIRE FERMIER cheese (Lot #21117111-4; Use by 09/07/2021) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): Fa. Flying Tiger Copenhagen recalls Banana Chips (125g; Use by 16.09.2021) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): Joy in a Jar recalls Creamy Almond Ready to eat vegan Soße (300 ml; Use by 01.09.2021) due to potential Clostridium botulinum contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): McCain GmbH recalls McCain Pom Poms Knuspriger Kartoffelspaß / Crunchy potato (450g; Lot/time stamp LZ 20,10,2020 14:40 & LZ 21,10,2020 01:30 – 02:10) due to foreign matter (metal) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Luxembourg): Colruyt recalls Everyday brand Saucisses de poulet (surgelées) / Frozen chicken sausages (pkg of 8 / 1kg; Lot #211036051; Use by 9/11/2022) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Romania): Cicom SRL recalls two varieties of ice cream that may be non-compliant. Please refer to the recall notice for detailed information on the affected products.

Recalls and Alerts: March 28–31, 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

Allergy Alert: Harris Teeter recalls certain Fresh Foods Market Cookies & Crème Cakes due to undeclared hazelnut. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Allergy Alert: Rise Baking Company recalls certain cookies and cakes due to undeclared hazelnut. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Allergy Alert: b.a. Sweetie Candy Co recalls certain Chocolate Malt Balls and Chocolate Malted Milk Balls due to undeclared wheat. Please refer to the recall notice for a detailed list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall: Sabra Dipping Company, LLC recalls Classic Hummus (10 oz; Production date/Time stamp “On: Feb 10 Between: 18:00:27 and 23:49:00”; Best before 4/26/21) due to Salmonella contamination. The recalled product was distributed in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Florida, Indiana, Mississippi, Maine, Missouri, Nebraska, North Carolina, New Jersey, Utah, Virginia, Washington and Wisconsin.

Food Safety Recall: Trident Seafoods Corporation recalls Pacific Salmon Burgers (3 lb / 48 oz. net weight; Lot #GC101431; Best by 01/14/2023) due to possible foreign matter (small pieces of metal) contamination, which may represent a choking hazard. The recalled product was sold at Costco.

Food Safety Recall Update: Avanza Pasta, LLC. recalls approximately 9,847 pounds of meat and poultry pasta products that were produced without the benefit of federal inspection. Please refer to the recall notice for a detailed list of affected products.

Pet Food Safety Recall: Midwestern Pet Foods recalls multiple specific expiration dates of certain dog and cat food brands including CanineX, Earthborn Holistic, Venture, Unrefined, Sportmix Wholesomes, Pro Pac, Pro Pac Ultimates, Sportstrail, Sportmix and Meridian brands produced at its Monmouth, Illinois Production Facility due to potential Salmonella contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products, which were distributed across the USA and also exported to Bahrain, Barbados, Chile, Costa Rica, Ghana, Honduras, Iceland, Indonesia, Ireland, Israel, Kuwait, Malaysia, New Zealand, Singapore, Taiwan, Trinidad and Tobago, United Arab Emirates, and Uruguay.

Pet Food Safety Recall: Cargill, Inc recalls Ranch Hound Maintenance Mini-Chunk Dog Food (40-lb bags; Lots E1066 and E1067; Best by 3/7/2022 and 3/8/2022; manufactured for Atwood Distributing, L.P., Enid, OK) due to Salmonella contamination.

Canada

Food Safety Recall Update: Earth Notions Inc. recalls Earth Notions brand Raw Bitter Apricot Kernels (454g; Lot #AK2007; Best before June 2023; UPC 6 89076 42028 0) due to potential for cyanide poisoning.

Food Safety Recall Update: North Shore Specialty Foods recalls Kolapore Springs brand and North Shore brand smoked trout products due to potential for growth of Clostridium botulinum. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall: IGA Extra – Coop de Sainte-Foy recalls various smoked salmon products due to lack of a “best before” date on the packages. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall: Charcuterie Transilvania recalls two delicatessen meats due to potential Salmonella contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for complete details on the affected products.

Europe

Allergy Alert (France): Auchan recalls POUCE – Auchan brand Barres de céréales / cereal bars (126g (6x21g); Lot #A229356; Use by 10/12/2021) due to undeclared peanuts.

Allergy Alert (UK): Little Dish recalls Little Dish British Chicken & Veg Pie (200g; Use by 18 April 2021) due to undeclared fish.

Food Safety Recall (France): Auchan recalls Auchan – Mmm! brand Jamón Serrano 6 tranches / Serrano ham – 6 slices (100g; Use by 12/05/2021) due to foreign matter (pieces of metal) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): K. Iraklidis & Söhne AG recalls multiple Snacktomaten / Snack tomatoes products due to foreign matter (glass particles) contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall Update (Ireland): Nestle UK and Ireland recalls multiple batches of SMA Wysoy Infant Formula due to foreign matter (pieces of blue plastic) contamination, which may represent a choking hazard. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected batch codes.

Food Safety Recall (Luxembourg): Auchan recalls Auchan – Mmm! brand Jamón Serrano 6 tranches / Serrano ham – 6 slices (100g; Lot #502028224 16:29:13; Use by 12/05/2021) due to foreign matter (pieces of metal) contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Slovak Republic): EQUUS. sro recalls multiple batches of frozen spinach purée due to potential tropane alkaloid poisoning. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall Update (UK): Nestle UK recalls multiple batches of SMA Wysoy Infant Formula due to foreign matter (pieces of blue plastic) contamination, which may represent a choking hazard. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected batch codes.