Recalls and Alerts: June 22-23, 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: Bea Lydecker’s Naturals, Inc. recalls six Living Free brand dietary supplement products due to undeclared soy lecithin (label only declares ‘lecithin’). Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Canada

Food Safety Recall Update: Phoenicia Group Inc. recalls Al-Rabih brand Tahini (100% Sesame) – Sesame Paste (4.54 kg; Lot #129130 27320; Best before 22/SE/04) due to possible Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall: Fouquet Morel inc. recalls extra-lean, lean (90%) and semi-lean (85%) ground beef (variable weights; package dates 2021JN13 and 2021JN14) due to E. coli O157 contamination.

Food Safety Recall: La Cabane à sucre Constantin recalls Gravlax de saumon / Salmon gravlax (105g; Product sold up to 21 June 2021) due to inadequate labeling (absence of mandatory “Garder congelé jusqu’à utilisation”).

Food Safety Recall: Marché Balkan (Charcuterie, fromagerie et épicerie Balkan) recalls ADAR brand MAQUEREAU ENTIER FUMÉ À FROID / Cold-smoked whole mackerel (Variable weights; Product sold up to 22 June 2021) because the item was packaged in a manner that may compromise product safety.

Food Safety Recall: Gourmet Végé recalls three varieties of hummus due to potential Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall: Mr Homard recalls TARTINADE DE HOMARD / Lobster tartinade (Product sold up to 17 June 2021) because the product was packaged in a manner that may compromise safety for consumption.

Food Safety Recall: Fromagerie Carpati inc. recalls various Romanian style cheeses, because they were produced and/or packaged under conditions that may make them unsafe to consume. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Europe

Allergy Alert (Belgium): Biofresh Belgium recalls Happy Mrs Jersey brand crème glacée bio « Nuts about Pistache » / Organic ‘Nuts about Pistachio’ ice cream (480 ml; Lot 01/2023 04121) due to undeclared nuts and cashews.

Allergy Alert (Belgium): Père Olive SA recalls Hummus classique BIO Père Olive / Père Olive brand classiic organic hummus (175 g; Lot #21160XXXXXXXX; Best before 07/07/2021) due to undeclared sesame.

Allergy Alert (Belgium): AFSCA orders recall of Golden Lion brand shitake séchés / dried shitake mushrooms (100g; Lot 200801; Best before 31.07.2022) due to undeclared sulphites.

Allergy Alert (UK): KGN London Ltd recalls Mr Healthy BBQ Soya Chips (60g; Batch code N1211551; Best before end date November 2021) due to undeclared peanuts.

Food Safety Recall (Belgium): Jumbo recalls various Sbegar brand sushi products due to possible foreign matter (glass particles) contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (France): SICA DES PAYS DE L’AUTAN recalls La ferme des Clauzolles brand Magret de canard sec tranché Magret de canard sec entier / Whole or sliced dried duck breast (Multiple lot codes and Best before dates) due to potential for Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (France): EURL YASAR BOUCHERIE YASAR recalls SAUCISSE DE VOLAILLE CRUE / Raw poultry sausage (Lots 9351115800, F1096001, and Batch/21/0321) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): ACHATS MARCHANDISES CASINO recalls Franprix brand ROCAMADOUR AOP raw goat-milk cheese (3 x 35g; Lot #131-1; Best before 24/06/2021) due to E. coli O26:H11 contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): ACHATS MARCHANDISES CASINO recalls LEADER PRICE SELECTION DE NOS REGIONS brand ROCAMADOUR AOP raw goat-milk cheese (3 x 35g; Lot #131-1; Best before 22/06/2021) due to E. coli O26:H11 contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): ACHATS MARCHANDISES CASINO recalls CASINO CA VIENT D’ICI brand ROCAMADOUR AOP raw goat-milk cheese (3 x 35g; Lot #131-1; Best before 24/06/2021) due to E. coli O26:H11 contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Carrefour recalls COQUILLES AUX CREVETTES A LA COUPE / Cut shrimp (150g; Use by 23/06/2021) due to Listeria contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Carrefour recalls Carrefour Le marché brand COQUILLES AUX CREVETTES / Shrimp (300g; Lot #162; Use by 23/06/2021) due to Listeria contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): COMPAGNIE MONTAGNE NOIRE recalls MONTAGNE NOIRE brand CUISINE CREATIVE – ALLUMETTES DE VIANDE SECHEE AUX CEPES / Dried meat matchsticks with vegetables (70g; Lot 210139556; Use by 08/08/2021) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Italy): Pastificio Novella sas recalls pesto genovese senza aglio / Genoese pesto – without garlic (130g; Lot L171; Best before 19.06.2021) due to Listeria contamination.

Asia, Africa and the Pacific Islands

Food Safety Recall (Israel): Green Garden Salads recalls Oriental chickpea salad (3 kg, 500 g and 1 kg. All expiration dates up to and including 30.6.2021) and Tahini salad (3 kg, 500 g; All expiration dates up to and including “last date for use” 15.7.2021) due to Salmonella contamination.

Australia and New Zealand

Food Safety Recall (Australia): Zilzie Wines Pty Ltd recalls Meraki Shiraz 2020 Vintage (750 ml; Lot #L20259) due to foreign matter (glass particles) contamination.

Recalls and Alerts: June 12–14, 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.

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

United States

Food Safety Recall: Empire Fruit, Inc. recalls SCORE Montmorency Tart Cherry Juice (16 fl. oz / 473 ml; Best before 2/15/2022 and 2/16/2022) due to potential Listeria monocytogenes contamination resulting from inadequate pasteurization.

Pet Food Safety Recall: Freshpet Inc. recalls Freshpet® Select Small Dog Bite Size Beef & Egg Recipe Dog Food (1-lb bags; Sell by 10/30/2021) due to potential Salmonella contamination. The recalled products may have been sold at Publix in Florida, South Carolina, and Georgia, and at limited Target locations in Arizona and Southern California. 

Canada

Allergy Alert: New World Natural Foods Inc. recalls New World brand Organic Hemp Butter – Raw (250g; Lot #201131; Best before 30 SEP 2021) due to undeclared cashew.

Food Safety Recall: Fouquet Morel inc. recalls various ground meat products due to potential E. coli O157 contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Europe

Allergy Alert Update (Belgium): Albert Heijn recalls AH 100% notenpasta amandel / Almond butter (340g; Best before 31-05-2021, 30-06-2021, 31-07-2021, 31-08-2021, 30-09-2021 and 30-11-2021) due to undeclared peanuts.

Allergy Alert (Italy): D. Lazzaroni & C. S.p.A. recalls Buon’Ora brand FROLLINI GOCCE CIOCCOLATO EXTRA FORMATO / Extra chocolate drops shortbread cookies (1 KG; Lot L 15214 (B); Best before 28-05-2022) due to undeclared hazelnuts and eggs.

Food Safety Recall (France): SOCIETE NOUVELLE GAST recalls multiple GAST brand meat products due to potential Salmonella contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Asia, Africa and the Pacific Islands

Allergy Alert (Israel): Moiseev Boris recalls multiple products due to undeclared gluten. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Australia and New Zealand

Allergy Alert (Australia): Coastal Crunch recalls Coastal Crunch Choc Raspberry Brownie Sweet Slice (190g; All Best Before dates up to and including 21/07/2021) due to undeclared gluten.

Recalls and Alerts: November 5 – 7, 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.

If you would like to receive automatic email alerts for all new articles posted on eFoodAlert, please submit your request using the sidebar link.

United States

Food Safety Recall: Tanimura & Antle Inc. recalls Tanimura & Antle Inc. brand packaged single head romaine lettuce (packed on date of 10/15/2020 or 10/16/2020; UPC 0-27918-20314-9) due to possible E. coli O157:H7 contamination.

Public Health Alert: FSIS issues a public health alert for TAKE HOME MEALS SPAGHETTI & MEATBALLS IN MARINARA SAUCE (15.5 oz; EXP DATE 10/25/20 – 11/9/20) due to foreign matter (metal) contamination. A recall was not requested because it is believed that the products are no longer available for consumers to purchase.

Canada

OUTBREAK ALERT: PHAC is reporting an outbreak of 11 confirmed cases of Salmonella Typhimurium illness in  Alberta (4), Saskatchewan (1), and Quebec (6). The outbreak is linked to contact with pet hedgehogs. The outbreak strain has a similar genetic fingerprint to the hedgehog-linked Salmonella Typhimurium outbreak under investigation in the United States.

Allergy Alert: Bake My Day Gluten-Free Bakeries Ltd. recalls Bake My Day brand Chicken Pot Pie (All codes where egg is not declared on the label) due to undeclared egg.

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Europe

Allergy Alert (Belgium): Colruyt recalls Boni Selection Veggie brand Filets marinés / marinated fillets (Best before 09/11/2020) due to undeclared milk, celery and eggs.

Allergy Alert (Belgium): Albert Heijn recalls AH kaas-ui bollen / cheese-onion bulbs (4 x 65g; Expiry 07/11/2020 & 08/11/2020) due to undeclared soy.

Allergy Alert (Ireland): FSAI alerts public to undeclared almonds in Truffle Fairy Chocolate Coffee Beans (100g; All recent batches).

Allergy Alert (Netherlands): Albert Heijn recalls AH kaas-ui bollen / cheese-onion bulbs (4 x 65g; Expiry 07/11/2020 & 08/11/2020) due to undeclared soy.

Allergy Alert (UK): Iceland recalls Twix Barres Glacées (Twix Ice-Cream Bars) (18/pkg; Best before 30 June 2021) due to milk, wheat (gluten), soya, almonds and hazelnuts (nuts) and peanuts not having been declared in English on the label.

Allergy Alert (UK): Lidl GB recalls What’s Cooking? Lighter for You Meatballs with Pasta and Spinach (550g; Best before 05 January 2022) due to undeclared milk.

Food Safety Recall (Austria): Wojnar‘s Wiener Leckerb. GmbH and Hofer KG recall GOOD Choice Wrap Thai Couscous (170g; Best before 04.11.2020) due to Listeria contamination.

Food Safety Recall Update (Belgium): Industry recalls Bettine, Delhaize, Centurion et Carrefour brands of geitenkaas gerijpt / ripe goat cheese (200g; Best before 28/10/2020 – 30/12/2020) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): TALLEC recalls Le Porc de nos villages brand Duo de filet et poitrine rôtis / Roasted fillet and breast duo (Lots lot 02028007 & 02028106; Best before 03/11/2020 & 04/11/2020) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): ERMarché recalls JEAN ROZE brand Rôti filet de porc Facon Orloff / Orloff-style roast pork fillet (880g; Lot E03010409; Best before 07/11/2020) due to Salmonella contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): Auchan recalls certain Le Gaulois brand Escalope de dinde et filet tranché de poulet / Turkey cutlets and sliced chicken fillets due to foreign matter (metal) contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (Germany): Furat Foods recalls LAILAND Chilal Käse / cheese (900g & 1250g glass jars; Lots 008 to 267: Best before 06.11.2020) due to foreign matter (small metal particles) contamination.

Food Safety Recall Update (Luxembourg): Industry recalls various soft goat cheeses due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Asia, Africa and the Pacific Islands

Allergy Alert (Israel): Uniservice Ltd. recalls Miltonas Funny Mushrooms brand Mushroom-shaped biscuit with compound chocolate (170g; Best before 17.09.2021) due to undeclared milk.

Allergy Alert (Israel): Eliror High Level Marketing recalls various prepared dishes due to improperly declared soy. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (Israel): We want the nature Ltd. recalls Green Spring brand Chia seeds (700g; Expiry date 30/09/2022) due to foreign matter (metal chips) contaminated.

Australia and New Zealand

Food Safety Recall (Australia): Woolworths recalls Woolworths In-Store Made Bakery Bread (Rolls and Loaves) (BAKED ON 04.NOV.20) due to foreign matter (glass) contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Food Safety Recall (New Zealand): Hororata Foods Ltd recalls Prime Smoke brand Smoked Salmon Shavings (100g; Batch code 13012608F) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.