Thursday, 24 December 2015

Gourmet Organic Herbs—Ground Coriander

Product Safety Recalls Australia - highlights a recall of coriander because of a concern over Salmonella poisoning. Click on the link for product details.

Two further allergy recalls by the FSA

Grannies Choice Chocolate Teacakes withdrawn due to undeclared milk, soya and wheat 

Asda Chip Shop Curry Sauce Mix withdrawn because it contains milk

RT Foods Ltd is recalling a batch of National 'Spice Mix for Delhi Nihari'

RT Foods Ltd is recalling a batch of National 'Spice Mix for Delhi Nihari' because it contains mustard as an ingredient which is not mentioned on the product label. This means the product is a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy to mustard.

Follow the link for product details. Source: FSA  

Still getting recalls for coconut milk that contains dairy ..... same product in Australia and the UK

Orthodox Coconut Palm Coconut Juice - Product Safety Recalls Australia

Interlink Direct recalls its Orthodox Coconut Palm brand Coconut Juice due to undeclared milk - Product details at Food Standards Agency, UK.  

FDA and FSIS recalls this week

American Pure Whey Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Milk and Soy in Whey Protein Products.

Ocean Group, Inc. Announces Recall of Ocean Brand Masago Lake Smelt Roe for Undeclared Allergens - wheat and soy

Bellisio Foods, Inc., a Jackson, Ohio establishment, is recalling approximately 285,264 pounds of boneless pork rib shaped patty frozen entree products that may be adulterated with extraneous materials, glass or hard plastic, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced.

The Swinomish Fish Company Voluntarily Recalls Native Catch Salmon Bacon Because of a Possible Health Risk - Clostridium botulinum


CFIA recalls this week

Ho Ho Ho Food Products brand seafood products recalled due to undeclared egg

Chicken Veggie Pie and Tourtière recalled due to undeclared milk and soy

Winiary brand Garlic Sauce recalled due to undeclared milk and egg

Mom's brand Fiesta Spice Cake recalled due to undeclared walnut

Certain Glosette brand Raisins recalled due to undeclared peanut

Monday, 21 December 2015

FDA and FSIS recalls this week

The Cure House, a Louisville, Ky. establishment, is recalling an undetermined amount of cured pork products that were produced without the benefit of federal inspection, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced.

Voluntary Recall Notice for Zatarain's Red Beans and Rice Original due to Possible Health Risk from Undeclared Ingredients. The Red Beans and Rice Original product may actually contain Creamy Parmesan Rice Mix with dairy ingredients. Dairy allergens are not labeled on the Red Beans and Rice Original package. People with a dairy allergy or sensitivity run the risk of a serious or life threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product.

Bonavista Foods Inc., Ovid, N.Y. establishment, is recalling approximately 4,338 pounds of cured pork products that were not presented at the U.S. point of entry for inspection, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced. Without the benefit of full inspection, a possibility of adverse health consequences exists.

Sun Noodle- New Jersey- Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Egg in Tonkotsu Ramen

Trader Joe's of Monrovia, CA is issuing a voluntary recall of all codes purchased from 11/9/15 through 12/14/15 of Triple Ginger Brew (SKU 51857) due to reports of unopened bottles potentially bursting. Although the ginger brew does not pose a health risk if consumed, all product has been removed from store shelves and destroyed. No injuries or illnesses have been reported to date.

CFIA recalls this week

Ding Ho Foods brand seafood products recalled due to undeclared egg

Certain Bothwell brand shredded cheese products recalled due to Listeria monocytogenes

Taramosalata products recalled due to undeclared milk and sulphites

Soyspring brand Ladies' Soybean Drink recalled due to undeclared milk

Hai Pa Wang brand Frozen Fish Dumpling with Cuttlefish recalled due to undeclared egg and wheat

Trader Joe's brand Triple Ginger Brew recalled due to bursting bottles

Marine Food brand Japanese Style Anchovy recalled due to presence of gluten

Friday, 11 December 2015

Tesco recalls Chunky Chocolate Shortcakes 175g

Tesco is recalling its own-brand Chunky Chocolate Shortcakes 175g product, with best before date 3 September 2016, because the presence of egg is not mentioned on the label. This makes the product a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy or intolerance to egg. - See more at: FSA

Lidl Recalls Deluxe Crayfish Soup with Saffron due to Possible Presence of Harmful Bacteria

Lidl Ireland is recalling all batches of Deluxe Crayfish Soup with Saffron, due to the possible presence of harmful bacteria. Lidl Ireland has issued in-store notices requesting customers who have bought this product not to consume it, but to return it to a Lidl store. Customers can contact Lidl Ireland Customer Services on 1800 347 447 if they have any queries. Follow the link for more details.

Source: FSAI

Waitrose Stem Ginger Cookies 200g withdrawn due to undeclared almond

Waitrose has withdrawn packs of its 'Waitrose Stem Ginger Cookies 200g' as they contain 'Waitrose Cherry & Almond cookies 200g' due to a packaging error. - See more at: FSA

FDA and FSIS recalls this week

Pine Valley Foods, Inc. Voluntarily Recalls Crazy About Cookie Products Due to Undeclared Allergens

The Sweet Leaf Tea Company Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Tea in Glass Bottles

Morrilton Packing Co., a Morrilton, Ark. establishment, is recalling approximately 12,146 pounds of boneless ham products due to misbranding and undeclared allergens, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced. The product contains soy, a known allergen, which was not declared on the product label.

Kroger Recalls Bakery Fresh Goodness Chocolate Brownies Due to Undeclared Allergens

CFIA recalls this week

Pinty's brand honey & roasted garlic chicken products recalled due to undeclared egg, milk and mustard

Calbee brand "Snapea Crisps - Harvest Snaps" recalled due to undeclared milk

Ovaltine brand Malted Chocolate Drink Mix recalled due to undeclared milk

Kaixin brand Walnut Powder recalled due to undeclared peanut and soy

Salba brand Chia Seeds - Premium Ground recalled due to possible Salmonella contamination

Saturday, 5 December 2015

SBC Foods Pty Ltd—La Natural Young Coconut Juice

Food Safety Recalls Australia identify the following recall:
Product description Coconut juice
Identifying features 520ml can All batches and dates
What are the defects? The presence of an undeclared allergen (dairy).
What are the hazards? Consumers who have a dairy allergy or intolerance may have a reaction if the product is consumed.

Follow the link for product details.

Northside Fine Foods Pty Ltd—Ham Off the Bone

Product Safety Recalls Australia have identified that:

Product description Ham off the bone - 100g set weight Identifying features
Use By: 10/12/15
Batch Code: 180116 APN/EAN: 9 329053 000159
What are the defects? The recall is due to microbial (Listeria monocytogenes) contamination
What are the hazards? Listeria monocytogenes may cause illness in pregnant women and their unborn babies, the elderly and people with low immune systems.

Marks & Spencer recalls its Vegetable Crispbake containing undeclared egg

Marks & Spencer is recalling its Vegetable Crispbake with a 'use by' date of 7 November 2015 because the product may contain a small quantity of egg, which is not mentioned on the label. This means the product is a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy to egg. - See more at: FSA  

The Co-operative Food Loved by Us 10 Piece Empanada Selection 250g withdrawn because it contains sesame and prawns

The Co-operative Food has withdrawn packs of its Loved by Us 10 Piece Empanada Selection which contain sesame and prawns. These ingredients are not mentioned on the product label, which mean that the product is a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy to sesame and/or crustaceans (prawns). - See more at: FSA

Eat Natural 'Fruits and Fibre with coconut, apricots, oats and spelt flakes breakfast bar' withdrawn because it contains peanuts

Eat Natural has withdrawn packs of its 'Fruits and Fibre coconut, apricots, oats and spelt flakes breakfast bar' as they contain 'Fruits and Fibre with plum and peanuts' due to a manufacturing error. The product has been sold in Waitrose stores. The bars contain peanuts which are not mentioned as an ingredient on the packaging but there is a 'may contain' peanut warning. This means the product is a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy to peanuts. - Follow the link for product details.

Source: FSA  

FDA and FSIS recalls this week

Bertagni 1882 Spa Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Cashew and Almond in Sweet Butternut Squash Ravioli

Mama Lina’s Inc., a San Diego, Calif. establishment, is recalling approximately 1,754 pounds of beef and chicken empanada products that were produced without the benefit of federal inspection, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced.

Asda Cheese Sauce Mix containing allergens mustard and wheat withdrawn

Asda has withdrawn certain pots of its Cheese Sauce Mix with a ‘best before’ end date of November 2016 because the pots contain a curry sauce mix. The incorrect label does not mention the presence of mustard and wheat. This means the product is a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy to mustard and/or wheat or an intolerance to gluten. -

Follow the link for product details.  

CFIA recalls this week

President's Choice brand Butter Chicken Lasagna recalled due to fragments of bone

Sysco Imperial brand Meat Variety Pack recalled due to undeclared milk and wheat

Jem Raw Organic brand nut spreads recalled due to Salmonella

Andina's brand salsa products recalled due to undeclared wheat

Amaya brand Coconut Curry Sauce recalled due to undeclared milk

Ovaltine brand Chocolate Malt Drink Mix and Malted Chocolate Drink Mix recalled due to undeclared milk

Merilin brand Black pepper powder recalled due to undeclared wheat