July 28-29, 2022 – eFoodAlert
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OUTBREAK INVESTIGATION UPDATE: FDA continues to investigate consumer complaints regarding gastrointestinal illnesses and liver function abnormalities that may be attributable to diet Daily Harvest Frozen Product French Lentils and Crumbled Leeks. The FDA received 329 illness reports, including 113 hospitalizations.
Allergy Alert: Wilbur’s of Maine Chocolate Confectionery remember Blueberries in milk chocolate (8 oz pouch; expiration date April 5, 2023; UPC 81321300430) due to undeclared kernels.
Food safety reminder: Danny’s Sub and Pizza (dba Danny’s Cuban Pizza) recalls approximately 19,275 pounds of frozen meat pizza products that were produced without the benefit of federal inspection. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.
Food safety reminder: Lyons Magnus LLC remember 53 nutritional products and beverages due to the potential for microbial contamination, including from the organism Cronobacter sakazakii. Preliminary root cause analysis shows that the products did not meet commercial specifications for sterility. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.
Allergy Alert: Daniel Chocolates and Groove Chocolate Inc. recall some dark chocolate bars because of undeclared milk. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.
Food safety reminder: Casablanca Bakery-Pastry Inc. (Montreal, QC) recalls pastries and baked goods sold until July 27, 2022 because of a food safety hazard. Consumers who have purchased products from this location should either throw them away or return them to the store.
Allergy alert (Belgium): From Zaligheden remember Country chipolata / Country sausage (500g; Use by 2022-07-31, 2022-08-03 & 2022-08-04) due to undeclared eggs.
Allergy alert (Belgium): International flavor remember Flavori 7-Vegetable Spice Couscous / 7-Vegetable Spicy Couscous (100g; Lot M09102004; To be consumed preferably before 25/11/2024) due to undeclared wheat (gluten).
Allergy Alert (Finland): Moms Oy remember Fallero Roasted Beet and Peas Fallero – Kale (210g; Products dated 31.7., 2.8., 7.8. and 9.8. 2022) due to undeclared gluten.
Allergy alert (France): BJORG AND COMPANY remember Bjorg superfruit muesli (375g; Lot A1 05/05 8:30 am to A1 05/05 4:00 pm; To be consumed preferably before 09/03/2023) due to undeclared soy and hazelnuts.
Allergy alert (Germany): Niococktails srl remember Nio–Mai Tai Cocktails (100ml; Product of Italy) due to undeclared almonds.
Allergy Alert (Italy): Eskigel srl remember Marque Decò 6 Lemon Stecchi con bastoncino alla liquirizia / 6 lemon sticks with licorice (480g (6 x 80g); Lots LTE 2186, LTE 2192, LTE 2193, LTE 2200 & LTE 2201; Best before 05/2024) due to undeclared gluten.
Allergy Alert (Italy): Niococktails srl remember Nio–Mai Tai Cocktails (100ml; Product of Italy) due to undeclared almonds.
Allergy Alert (Luxembourg): From Zaligheden remember Country chipolata / Country sausage (500g; Use by 2022-07-31, 2022-08-03 & 2022-08-04) due to undeclared eggs.
Food safety reminder (France): LA CAPRARIUS CHEESE FACTORY remember Brand LA CAPRARIUS TOMME DE BREBIS AU FENUGREEK / Sheep cheese with fenugreek (Lot 20 2022) due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.
Food safety reminder (France): SOUTH VENDEE DISTRIBUTION LECLERC remember ELPOZO Mild Longanisse brand / Mild Spanish Pork Sausage (Lot 09RR080000021372; To be used before 08/15/2022) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.
Food safety reminder (France): THE CHEESE MAKER OF THE HALLS remember Fresh farmhouse tome / Fresh farmhouse cheese (Lot 1607; To be used before 08/09/2022) due to a possible shigatoxin producer E.coli contamination.
Food Safety Recall (Germany): DöllingHareico Fleisch- und Wurstwaren GmbH & Co. KG remember yes ! Delikatess Cervelatwurst / Cervelat sausage slices (200g; Best before 15.08.2022) due to contamination by foreign bodies (part of the conveyor belt).
Asia, Africa and the Pacific Islands
Allergy Alert (Hong Kong): PARKnSHOP (HK) Limited remember CASINO brand hazelnut filled cookie (125g; Best before April 18, 2023; Product of France) due to undeclared peanuts.
Australia and New Zealand
Food safety reminder (New Zealand): Middle East Ltd remember Algota brand sesame tahini (all variations in packaging size; lots 498 and 359; product of Syria) due to possible Salmonella contamination.