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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NEW OUTBREAK INVESTIGATION: FDA has opened an investigation into an outbreak of 59 cases of Salmonella Saint Paul illnesses. The source of the outbreak has not yet been identified, and there is no information yet available as to the geographic or demographic distribution of the victims.
OUTBREAK INVESTIGATION UPDATE: FDA reports that the number of confirmed cases of Listeria monocytogenes in an outbreak under investigation has increased to 16. The source of the outbreak still has not been determined.
Food Safety Recall: Longsheng (Canada) Agricultural Products Ltd. recalls Golden Medal brand Enoki Mushroom (200g; Batch code 300511; UPC 6 953150 100684) due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.
Allergy Alert (Austria): Wojnar recalls Green Heart Bio Frischecreme Natur / Organic, unflavoured fresh cream (Lots 39,46 & 54; Best before 06.04.22, 13.04.22 & 21.04.22, respectively) due to undeclared soy.
Allergy Alert (France): CASINO recalls Casino Choucroute garnie / sauerkraut (800g; Lot F 2F 040 E; Best before 31/03/2025) due to undeclared pistachios.
Allergy Alert (France): HENRI RAFFIN recalls HENRI RAFFIN Excellence des Saveurs brand Spécialité de viandes sechees 100% Jambon / Specialty dried meats, 100% ham (Lot 20115036; Best before 11/04/2022) due to undeclared nuts.
Allergy Alert (UK – Northern Ireland only): Lidl Northern Ireland recalls Culinea Paella (750g; Batch code L1354-2; Best before 20 June 2023) due to undeclared crustacean, fish, milk and molluscs.
Food Safety Recall (Belgium): Hax Trading recalls African Special Pépins de melon / Melon seeds (400g; Lot 1921; Best before 01/12/2023) due to aflatoxin contamination.
Food Safety Recall (France): CASINO recalls Casino Filet de bacon fumé au bois de hêtre / Beechwood-smoked bacon filet (150g / 12 slices; Lot 025130 17; Use by 10/04/2022) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.
Food Safety Recall (France): LAGARDE SA INTERMARCHE recalls intermarché pamiers brand TETE PERSILLE AUX CORNICHONS / Parsley head with pickles (Use by 08/03/2022) due to Salmonella contamination.
Food Safety Recall (France): Maison Milhau recalls Maison Milhau Pâté de tête aux cornichons pur porc / Pork head pâté with pickles (200g; Lot 068201; Use by 14/04/2022) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.
Food Safety Recall (Germany): Eurogroup Deutschland GmbH recalls Simply Sunny Erdnüsse in der Schale, geröstet / Roasted peanuts in the shell (400g; Lot L2122723; Best before 02.08.2022) due to aflatoxin contamination.
Food Safety Recall (Ireland): Dunnes Stores recalls Baxter & Greene Smoked Salmon Pate (185g; Use by 17.03.2022) due to possible foreign matter (plastic pieces) contamination.
Food Safety Recall (Norway): Nortura SA recalls multiple cold cut products due to inadequate heat treatment. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.
Food Safety Recall (UK – Northern Ireland only): Lidl Northern Ireland recalls Culinea Paella (750g; Batch code L1354-2; Best before 20 June 2023) because the product contains cooking instructions which are not written in English. This means the product may be unsafe to eat if not cooked correctly and may cause illness if consumed.
Food Safety Recall (UK – England only): Lidl GB recalls Alesto Californian Pistachios Roasted & Salted (200g; Batch code LP200N22004; Best before 04 October 2022) due to Salmonella contamination.
Pet Food Safety Recall (UK): Republic of Munchery Limited recalls several Wilsons brand pet food products (multiple package sizes and Best before dates) due to Salmonella contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.