Food safety recall round-up 11-17 August 2017

Recalls: Norovirus, Clostridium botulinum and Salmonella

Food safety recall round-up

"We have a rigorous food safely management system in place which has alerted us to a problem with a piece of our equipment, meaning we are recalling our ambient soft charcuterie products. We immediately notified the relevant authorities and have instigated the product recall purely as a precautionary measure."

Paxton & Whitfield is also recalling its Pots of Pork because of they are manufactured by Cornish Charcuterie.

All pack sizes and batch codes of Paxton & Whitfield Pots of Pork Classic Shredded Pork and Shredded Pork with Sloe Gin are affected.

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England: Cornish Charcuterie is recalling pates and rillettes because of concerns over procedures to control Clostridium botulinum.

The Foods Standards Agency (FSA) said manufacturing controls necessary to ensure product safety could not be demonstrated satisfactorily by the company.

"The issue relates to controlling factors to prevent the growth and toxin production of Clostridium botulinum. Botulinum toxin may cause a serious form of food poisoning called botulism and can be fatal," it added.

All batch codes and pack sizes of Cornish Charcuterie Mushroom Pate, Spicy Bean Crush, Salmon Pate with Lemon, Salmon Pate with Horseradish and Dill, Duck Rillette with Cranberries, Chicken Rillette with Lemon, Mushroom Pork Rillette and Pork Rillette with Sloes are affected.

Cornish Charcuterie said it does not apply to chilled products or hard charcuterie.

"Due to an equipment malfunction, some...products may not have been cooked to a safe temperature. If you have purchased any of our ambient products please do not consume and return for a full refund.

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"We have a rigorous food safely management system in place which has alerted us to a problem with a piece of our equipment, meaning we are recalling our ambient soft charcuterie products. We immediately notified the relevant authorities and have instigated the product recall purely as a precautionary measure."

Paxton & Whitfield is also recalling its Pots of Pork because of they are manufactured by Cornish Charcuterie.

All pack sizes and batch codes of Paxton & Whitfield Pots of Pork Classic Shredded Pork and Shredded Pork with Sloe Gin are affected.

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Scotland: Peter’s Food Service has recalled baked meat and vegetarian pasty products because they may contain glass fragments. It includes Asda, Lidl and Peter’s brand items.

The supplier said it recalled a small batch of products as a precautionary measure due to a potential glass contamination incident at its Bedwas factory.

Mike Grimwood, managing director, said: “As consumer safety is our priority, we immediately informed the Food Standards Agency and are working with them and our customers to remove this small batch from point of sale where applicable as a precaution.

“We have taken every step possible to address this matter and we can confirm that no other products produced by Peter’s are affected.”

Asda 2 Peppered Steak Slices, 2 Steak Slices 2x150g with dates 19 and 20 August are involved.

Lidl UK is recalling Chef Select 2 Slices, Chicken & Mushroom and Minced Steak & Onion, 300g, use by date 20 August.

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Scotland: Peter’s Food Service has recalled baked meat and vegetarian pasty products because they may contain glass fragments. It includes Asda, Lidl and Peter’s brand items.

The supplier said it recalled a small batch of products as a precautionary measure due to a potential glass contamination incident at its Bedwas factory.

Mike Grimwood, managing director, said: “As consumer safety is our priority, we immediately informed the Food Standards Agency and are working with them and our customers to remove this small batch from point of sale where applicable as a precaution.

“We have taken every step possible to address this matter and we can confirm that no other products produced by Peter’s are affected.”

Asda 2 Peppered Steak Slices, 2 Steak Slices 2x150g with dates 19 and 20 August are involved.

Lidl UK is recalling Chef Select 2 Slices, Chicken & Mushroom and Minced Steak & Onion, 300g, use by date 20 August.

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Ireland: Lidl Ireland is recalling certain Vemondo ready meals as the labels and ingredients lists are not in English.

Vemondo Vegan Ready Meal, Mushroom & Barley Risotto 350g contains barley, mustard and celery. Vemondo Vegetable Gnocchi in Spicy Tomato Sauce 350g contains wheat and milk. Vemondo Vegetable Curry with Polenta 350g contains milk and mustard.

The products from Germany may be a risk to consumers who are allergic to or intolerant of cereals containing gluten (barley and wheat), milk, mustard and celery and their constituents.

Action was prompted by a consumer complaint and ‘best before’ date 13.1.2019 and batch number: O13W are affected.

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Ireland: Lidl Ireland is recalling certain Vemondo ready meals as the labels and ingredients lists are not in English.

Vemondo Vegan Ready Meal, Mushroom & Barley Risotto 350g contains barley, mustard and celery. Vemondo Vegetable Gnocchi in Spicy Tomato Sauce 350g contains wheat and milk. Vemondo Vegetable Curry with Polenta 350g contains milk and mustard.

The products from Germany may be a risk to consumers who are allergic to or intolerant of cereals containing gluten (barley and wheat), milk, mustard and celery and their constituents.

Action was prompted by a consumer complaint and ‘best before’ date 13.1.2019 and batch number: O13W are affected.

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Netherlands: Quorn has issued a recall after \'peanuts\' was incorrectly translated into Dutch as \'nuts\'

Quorn vegetarische saté stukjes 300g with barcode 5019503004939, shelf life 28-8-2017, 4-9-2017, 15-9-2017 and 25-9-2017 is affected.

The firm said 33,570 packs are involved and the mistake on the label has now been corrected.

Consumers with an intolerance to peanuts are advised not to consume the product.

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Netherlands: Quorn has issued a recall after \'peanuts\' was incorrectly translated into Dutch as \'nuts\'

Quorn vegetarische saté stukjes 300g with barcode 5019503004939, shelf life 28-8-2017, 4-9-2017, 15-9-2017 and 25-9-2017 is affected.

The firm said 33,570 packs are involved and the mistake on the label has now been corrected.

Consumers with an intolerance to peanuts are advised not to consume the product.

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Belgium: Paas Food Industries has recalled products due to Salmonella.

Pilons Poivrons, Haut de Cuisse Poivrons, Brochettes de Poulet, Brochettes de Poulet Poivrons-Oignons with date 12-8-17 and 16-8-17 and lot number 100722 are affected.

Pilons Poivrons were sold at Alma, Carrefour market, Horeca Totaal, Intermaché, Lidl. Haut de Cuisse Poivrons at Intermarché
Brochette de Poulet at Alma, Carrefour, Carrefour market and Brochette de Poulet Poivrons-Oignons at Carrefour, Intermarché, Carrefour market, Alma warenhuizen, Horeca Totaal in Geyskens Delikatesen.

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Belgium: Paas Food Industries has recalled products due to Salmonella.

Pilons Poivrons, Haut de Cuisse Poivrons, Brochettes de Poulet, Brochettes de Poulet Poivrons-Oignons with date 12-8-17 and 16-8-17 and lot number 100722 are affected.

Pilons Poivrons were sold at Alma, Carrefour market, Horeca Totaal, Intermaché, Lidl. Haut de Cuisse Poivrons at Intermarché
Brochette de Poulet at Alma, Carrefour, Carrefour market and Brochette de Poulet Poivrons-Oignons at Carrefour, Intermarché, Carrefour market, Alma warenhuizen, Horeca Totaal in Geyskens Delikatesen.

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Finland: Kesko Corporation has recalled frozen chicken nuggets due to potential Salmonella.

The product has a pack size of 400g, of which 360g is nuggets and sauces 40g. The withdrawal applies to best before date 15.7.2018 and 7.9.2018.

Pirkka kananugetit from Poland have been withdrawn from K-ruoka stores.

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Finland: Kesko Corporation has recalled frozen chicken nuggets due to potential Salmonella.

The product has a pack size of 400g, of which 360g is nuggets and sauces 40g. The withdrawal applies to best before date 15.7.2018 and 7.9.2018.

Pirkka kananugetit from Poland have been withdrawn from K-ruoka stores.

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Switzerland: The l’Office fédéral de la sécurité alimentaire et des affaires vétérinaires (OSAV) said Salmonella has been found in the French cheese "Tomme de Montagne" sold in different dairies.

Internal sampling checks by the producing company in France revealed Salmonella and the dairies have removed the cheese concerned from sale.

Cheese was sold at La Fermière (Lausanne-Chailly, VD), Petit Diable (Les Diablerets, VD), Au Coeur du Fromage (Blonay, VD) and Dumas (Châtel-St-Denis, FR) between 20.7.2017 and 7.8.2017 with dates 17.9.2017 and 24.9.2017.

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Switzerland: The l’Office fédéral de la sécurité alimentaire et des affaires vétérinaires (OSAV) said Salmonella has been found in the French cheese "Tomme de Montagne" sold in different dairies.

Internal sampling checks by the producing company in France revealed Salmonella and the dairies have removed the cheese concerned from sale.

Cheese was sold at La Fermière (Lausanne-Chailly, VD), Petit Diable (Les Diablerets, VD), Au Coeur du Fromage (Blonay, VD) and Dumas (Châtel-St-Denis, FR) between 20.7.2017 and 7.8.2017 with dates 17.9.2017 and 24.9.2017.

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Slovakia: A sample of dried raisins 500g was found to contain sulphites (20 mg/kg), which is not mentioned on the product label.

During an inspection a sample of the non-compliant product with date 31-8-17 from Iran was taken at a food store.

\'Sušené hrozienka zlaté Paleolit\' distributed by Jozef Staňo – Avia Flash has been withdrawn from the market.

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Slovakia: A sample of dried raisins 500g was found to contain sulphites (20 mg/kg), which is not mentioned on the product label.

During an inspection a sample of the non-compliant product with date 31-8-17 from Iran was taken at a food store.

\'Sušené hrozienka zlaté Paleolit\' distributed by Jozef Staňo – Avia Flash has been withdrawn from the market.

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Sweden: Alvesta Glass has recalled ice cream as it may contain eggs not listed on the label.

Stevia Banana Split 450ml is affected.

The product should not be consumed by people who are allergic to eggs and egg proteins.

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Sweden: Alvesta Glass has recalled ice cream as it may contain eggs not listed on the label.

Stevia Banana Split 450ml is affected.

The product should not be consumed by people who are allergic to eggs and egg proteins.

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US: Seven Sundays LLC is recalling Vanilla Cherry Pecan Muesli 12 oz. pouches because it may contain undeclared almonds.

The product is marked with Best Buy Date Code of “Sell by June 29 2018” and was distributed nationwide in retail stores.

A second lot with Best Buy Date Code of “Sell by August 11 2018” was intercepted before release to the public.

Product containing almonds was distributed in packaging that did not reveal their presence. The problem was caused by a temporary breakdown in the manufacturing partner’s production and packaging processes. No illnesses have been reported.

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US: Seven Sundays LLC is recalling Vanilla Cherry Pecan Muesli 12 oz. pouches because it may contain undeclared almonds.

The product is marked with Best Buy Date Code of “Sell by June 29 2018” and was distributed nationwide in retail stores.

A second lot with Best Buy Date Code of “Sell by August 11 2018” was intercepted before release to the public.

Product containing almonds was distributed in packaging that did not reveal their presence. The problem was caused by a temporary breakdown in the manufacturing partner’s production and packaging processes. No illnesses have been reported.

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US: Luvo Inc. (USA) is recalling 4,805 pounds of poultry due to misbranding and undeclared allergens.

Products are mislabeled as Chicken Chile Verde that contain milk and soy but contain Turkey Meatloaf, which has other allergens, eggs and fish (anchovies), not declared on the label.

They were produced on 13 June and shipped to distributors in California, Florida, Indiana, Iowa, Missouri, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, Virginia and Wisconsin for further distribution.

10 oz. retail cartons containing “LUVO Steam in Pouch A Little Spice Chicken Chile Verde with white chicken, black beans, and polenta” with lot code: 2018JUN13A and best before date June 13, 2018 are involved.

The problem was discovered after the firm received consumer complaints of the wrong meal inside the retail boxes but there have been no confirmed reports of adverse reactions.

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US: Luvo Inc. (USA) is recalling 4,805 pounds of poultry due to misbranding and undeclared allergens.

Products are mislabeled as Chicken Chile Verde that contain milk and soy but contain Turkey Meatloaf, which has other allergens, eggs and fish (anchovies), not declared on the label.

They were produced on 13 June and shipped to distributors in California, Florida, Indiana, Iowa, Missouri, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, Virginia and Wisconsin for further distribution.

10 oz. retail cartons containing “LUVO Steam in Pouch A Little Spice Chicken Chile Verde with white chicken, black beans, and polenta” with lot code: 2018JUN13A and best before date June 13, 2018 are involved.

The problem was discovered after the firm received consumer complaints of the wrong meal inside the retail boxes but there have been no confirmed reports of adverse reactions.

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By Joe Whitworth+ 17-Aug-2017
Last updated on 17-Aug-2017 at 12:04 GMT2017-08-17T12:04:20Z

Food and beverage alerts were made by USA, England, Ireland, Scotland, Canada, Australia, Singapore, Belgium, Switzerland, Austria, Finland, Sweden, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Netherlands and Denmark.

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