Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Safeway Recalls Safeway Select French Salted Caramel (Fleur De Sel) Premium Ice Cream Sold November 4 through December 5 Due to an Undeclared Peanut Allergen

Safeway is voluntarily recalling Safeway Select French Salted Caramel (Fleur De Sel) Premium Ice Cream sold in all Safeway-owned stores from November 4, 2014 through December 5, 2014 due to the inclusion of an undeclared peanut allergen.

The recalled Safeway Select French Salted Caramel (Fleur De Sel) Premium Ice Cream was sold in all Safeway, Carrs, Genuardi’s, Pak ‘N Save, Pavilions, Randalls, Tom Thumb and Vons stores throughout the United States.

Visit the FDA website for a complete list of UPC codes provided in this recall.


Abdallah Candies Announces the Voluntary Recall of Holiday Caramel Bites

Abdallah Candies of Burnsville, MN is taking precautionary measures and voluntarily recalling red and silver foil wrapped Holiday Caramel Bites. One customer has reported finding a peanut butter bite, wrapped in red foil, in a bag of holiday caramel bites.

Peanut butter bites contain peanuts as an ingredient, which was not declared on the label. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to peanuts run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.

This food product was distributed since Nov. 1, 2014 nationwide at gift shops and other retail locations.

Visit the FDA website for complete information regarding this recall. 


Overhill Farms Voluntarily Recalls Open Nature Chile Cheese Enchiladas Sold At Safeway Stores Nationwide Due To Possible Salmonella Contamination

Overhill Farms, Inc. of Vernon, California is voluntarily recalling the frozen food product Open Nature Chile Cheese Enchiladas due to potential Salmonella contamination. The supplier for the organic cilantro contained in such product notified Overhill Farms that the organic cilantro may have Salmonella contamination based on routine testing conducted. 

The product is sold nationwide at all Safeway-owned stores, including Safeway, Carrs, Genuardi’s, Pak ‘N Save, Pavilions, Randalls, Tom Thumb and Vons. 

For a list of UPC codes and LOT numbers, visit the FDA website for complete information.


Whole Foods Market’s Southwest Region recalls Vegan Pumpkin Pie due to Undeclared Walnuts

Whole Foods Market is recalling “Vegan pumpkin pie” produced and sold in the Southwest Region, which includes TX, OK, LA, AR, due to undeclared walnuts. The product was sold as half and full pies packaged in both clear, clamshell packaging and brown, Kraft paper boxes with “sell by” dates of 10/27/14-­‐‑11/30/14.

The vegan pumpkin pies contain walnuts as an ingredient, which was not declared on the label. 

For complete information regarding this recall visit the FDA website.




Select Containers of Private Selection Denali Extreme Moose Tracks Ice Cream Recalled for Undeclared Allergen

The Kroger Co. said it is recalling select containers of Private Selection Denali Extreme Moose Tracks Ice Cream sold in 13 states because it may contain peanuts not listed on the label.

Item Description:
Private Selection Denali Extreme Moose Tracks Ice Cream sold in 48-ounce containers with a "sell by" date of April 16, 2015.
Stores in the following states are included in this recall:
King Soopers and City Market stores located in Colorado and Wyoming; Smith’s stores located in Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Utah and Wyoming. 
The following stores are also included: Bakers stores, Dillons stores, Gerbes stores, Fred Meyer stores, Food 4 Less stores and QFC stores.
Not included in this recall are Kroger, Food 4 Less (Chicago), Fry’s stores and Smith’s stores located in Arizona and New Mexico.

For complete information regarding this recall visit the FDA website.


Tuesday, November 18, 2014

B&G Foods Issues Allergy Alert On Undeclared Peanut And Almond In Product

B&G Foods announced today it is voluntarily recalling certain Ortega Taco Seasoning Mix, Ortega Taco Sauce, Ortega Enchilada Sauce and Ortega Taco Kit products and certain Las Palmas Taco Seasoning Mix and Las Palmas Taco Sauce products after learning that one or more of the spice ingredients purchased from a third party supplier contain peanuts and almonds, allergens that are not declared on the products’ ingredient statements.

The following products are subject to recall:

  • Ortega Taco Dinner Kit
  • Ortega Taco Seasoning
  • Ortega Taco Seasoning  (3 Pack)
  • Ortega Taco Meat Seasoning (Foodservice)
  • Ortega Taco Sauce - Mild
  • Ortega Taco Sauce - Hot
  • Ortega Soft Taco Dinner Kit
  • Ortega Taco Sauce - Medium
  • Ortega Whole Grain Taco Kit
  • Ortega 40% Less Sodium Taco Seasoning
  • Ortega “Tacos for Two” Kit
  • Ortega Green Taco Sauce - Mild
  • Ortega Enchilada Sauce
  • Ortega Whole Wheat Soft Taco Kit
  • Ortega Grande Hard & Soft Taco Dinner Kit
  • Ortega Whole Grain/Whole Wheat  Hard & Soft Taco Kit
  • Ortega Fiesta Flats Kit
  • Las Palmas Taco Seasoning Packet (3 Pack)
  • Las Palmas Taco Sauce (Mild)
  • Ortega Taco Sauce Packets (Foodservice)
The recalled products were distributed in retail stores and foodservice outlets nationwide.

For a complete list of products and UPC numbers, visit the FDA website.

Here are "some" of the product labels:




Lundberg Family Farms Recalls Eco-Farmed and Organic Brown Rice Flour Because of Possible Health Risk

Lundberg Family Farms announced that it is voluntarily recalling specific bags of Brown Rice Flour because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.

The recalled Eco-Farmed Brown Rice Flour and Organic Brown Rice Flour were distributed in retail store bulk bins, and 25lb bulk bags, between November 4th and November 12th, 2014 in the following states: CA, HI, MA, AZ, NV, and through mail order. Visit the FDA website for a list of UPC codes and LOT numbers provided in this recall.