12 January - 20 June 2016

Product recalls and alerts

View the latest food and drink product recalls and alerts from the UK and rest of the world, plus plenty of useful links.

UK

  • Premium Halal Meat Poultry recalls several chicken products as they have been produced without approval. (FSA)
  • Sainsbury’s recalls Taste the Difference 10 Thai Turkey Meatballs due to undeclared milk. (FSA)
  • English Heritage recalls Cherry Brandy, Ginger Liqueur, Elderberry & Port and Scrumpy Cider because of undeclared sulphites. (FSA)
  • Nestle recalls La Laitière Clafoutis Aux Cerises because of undeclared allergens. (FSA)
  • Poundstretcher recalls Aldiva Mosaik Cake Break because of undeclared allergens. (FSA)
  • Poundstretcher recalls Aldiva Waffo Roll Cappuccino Cream because of undeclared allergens. (FSA)

Ireland

  • Undeclared Hazelnut and Almond in Cuisine de France Vanilla Cream Danish Sold at Dunnes Stores. (FSAI)

Australia and New Zealand

  • Gipfel Ltd trading as Gilbert's Fine Food is recalling all batches and dates of its Lievito brand Gluten Free Flour Mix as the product may contain foreign matter (metal wire fragments). (MPI)
  • Charlesworth Nuts is conducting a recall of various products due to the presence of foreign matter (metal fragments). (FSANZ)
  • Patties Foods Ltd is conducting a recall of Nanna's Family Apple Pie due to the potential presence of glass in an ingredient. (FSANZ)
  • ALDI wishes to advise all customers of a recall of Colway Real Mayonnaise 466g due to faulty packaging and potential for glass breakage. (FSANZ)
  • Woolworths NZ Ltd is recalling a specific batch of its Countdown brand Trevally Fillets as the product contains an elevated level of histamine. (MPI) 4
  • William Aitken & Co is recalling all batches of its Tresor Dore brand Chocolate Seashells, the Tresor Dore Triple Pack (which includes Assortment Grand Luxe, Chocolate Seashells and Milk Chocolate Flaked Truffles), Tresor Dore brand Deluxe Chocolate Biscuit Selection Tin and Tresor Dore brand Truffles Seashells Selection Triple Pack due to the presence of an undeclared allergen (peanuts). (MPI) 4
  • 4 December 2018: William Aitken & Co has extended this recall to include all batches of Tresor Dore brand Deluxe Chocolate Biscuit Selection Tin and Tresor Dore brand Truffles Seashells Selection Triple Pack due to the presence of an undeclared allergen (peanuts).
  • The Warehouse Ltd is recalling all batches of its Tresor brand Chocolate Seashells, Tresor brand Flavoured Chocolate Truffles and Tresor Dore brand Chocolate Assortments, Chocolate Flaked Truffles, and Chocolate Biscuits due to the presence of an undeclared allergen (peanuts). (MPI) 30
  • Gattings Ltd is recalling specific batches of its Georgatti brand Beetroot Hummus and Our Hummus due to the possible presence of Salmonella. (MPI)
  • Cuisine Market Ltd is recalling specific batches of Achva brand and La Mamma brand tahini due to the possible presence of Salmonella. (MPI)
  • Al Mina is conducting a recall of Al Mina Almond Baklava Triangle and Four Finger Baklava due to the presence of an undeclared allergen (pistachios). (FSANZ)

Canada

  • Canada Herb is recalling Canada Herb brand culantro (Ngò Gai) from the marketplace due to possible Salmonella contamination. (CFIA)
  • Bulk Barn Foods Limited is recalling Coco Polo brand Dark Cocoa Bar 70% - Toasted Coconut and Chia from the marketplace because it contains milk which is not declared on the label. (CFIA)
  • Industry is recalling Eat Smart brand Salad Shake Ups – Sweet Kale from the marketplace due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. (CFIA)
  • Industry is recalling Achva and S&F brand tahini products from the marketplace due to possible Salmonella contamination. (CFIA)

USA

  • Moonstruck Chocolate Company of Portland, Oregon is recalling 600/4 oz. bags of Sea Salt Caramels Tumbled In Milk Chocolate, because it may contain undeclared hazelnuts. (FDA)
  • Inspired Organics, LLC has issued a voluntary recall of Organic Sunflower Butter due to potential contamination of Listeria monocytogenes. (FDA)
  • Achdut LTD. of Ariel, Israel, is recalling its Tahini products of all packages and sizes produced between April 7th and May 21st 2018, because it may be contaminated with Salmonella. (FDA)
  • Fine Land Corp is recalling it’s 12 ounce (340 g) Meiqili Durian Candy in plastic bag with clear window because it contains undeclared milk allergens. (FDA)
  • Accra Super Market of Worcester MA, is recalling 0.53 lbs packages of "Suya Barbecue Seasoning" because it may contain undeclared peanuts. (FDA)
  • Sprout Creek Farm of Poughkeepsie, New York is recalling 4 wheels of “Kinkead” cheese made on 5-10-18, because it has the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. (FDA)

Where to find more Product Alert and Recall information 


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