Monday, April 21, 2014

Hickory Farms Issues Allergy Alert on Chipotle Ranch Sauce Due to Undeclared Milk

Hickory Farms, Inc., the specialty food and holiday gift retailer announced a voluntary recall of its Chipotle Ranch Sauce due to an undeclared allergen on its label. The Chipotle Ranch Sauce is formulated with buttermilk powder, a known allergen. However, the product was mistakenly released with a label that does not declare the presence of this milk allergen.

The product subject to this recall bears the label: Hickory Farms Farmstand Recipe “Chipotle Ranch Sauce”, NET WT. 9 oz. and has a Best If Used By date of February 08, 2015 and earlier. This date is located above the back label.


The product was sold through Hickory Farms’ nationwide retail network which includes hickoryfarms.com, Hickory Farms Holiday Market storefronts and kiosks, and at various leading retailers. For complete information regarding this recall visit the FDA website.



Missouri Firm Recalls Hot Dog Products Due To Misbranding and Undeclared Allergens

Kraft Foods Group, Inc., a Columbia, Mo., establishment is recalling approximately 96,000 pounds of Oscar Mayer Classic Wieners because the products may contain Classic Cheese Dogs in the Classic Wieners’ packages. The product labels are incorrect, as they do not reflect the ingredients associated with the pasteurized cheese in the cheese dogs. The products were formulated with milk, a known allergen, which is not declared on the product label. 

The following products are subject to recall:
  • 6 oz. packages –individual consumer packages– of “Classic Wieners Made with Turkey & Chicken, Pork Added” with “USE BY 16 Jun 2014” date.
  • Cases of 16 oz. packages –distributed to retailers– of “Classic Cheese Dogs Made with Turkey & Chicken, Pork Added, and Pasteurized Cheese Product” with “USE BY 16 Jun 2014” date.
The products were distributed to Kraft distribution centers and in retail stores nationwide. Visit the FSIS website for a list of product and case codes.


Georgia Firm Recalls Chicken Breast Tenders Products Due To Misbranding and Undeclared Allergens

Prime Pak Foods, a Gainesville, Ga., establishment, is recalling approximately 24,000 pounds of fully cooked breaded chicken breast products due to misbranding and undeclared allergens.The products were formulated with egg and wheat, known allergens, which are not declared on the product label. 


The following products are subject to recall:
  • 2, 5-lb. bags in a 10-lb. box of “Sugar Lake Farms Fully Cooked Breaded Chicken Breast Tenders” with the product code 77422 printed on the box.
  • 2, 5-lb. bags in a 10-lb. box of “Sugar Lake Farms Fully Cooked Spicy Breaded Chicken Breast Chunks” with the product code 77448 printed on the box.
The products were distributed to hotels, restaurants and institutions nationwide
For an "ESTABLISHMENT" number, visit the FSIS website.


Health Matters America Inc. Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Milk in Organic Traditions Brand Dark Chocolate Golden Berries and Dark Chocolate Sacha Inchi Seeds

HEALTH MATTERS AMERICA INC. of Cheektowaga, New York is recalling specific lots of ORGANIC TRADITIONS BRAND DARK CHOCOLATE GOLDEN BERRIES AND DARK CHOCOLATE SACHA INCHI SEEDS because they were found to contain undeclared milk.

ORGANIC TRADITIONS BRAND DARK CHOCOLATE GOLDEN BERRIES AND DARK CHOCOLATE SACHA INCHI SEEDS were distributed through retail stores in Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, New Mexico, Nevada, Ohio, Texas, Utah and many other states. 

For UPC and LOT numbers visit the FDA website.

Washington Firm Recalls Dried Egg Products Due To Possible Salmonella Contamination

Nutriom LLC, a Lacey, Wash. establishment, is recalling an additional 82,884 pounds of processed egg products that may be contaminated with Salmonella. The majority of the product included in this expansion was originally identified in the public health alert issued by the agency on March 26, 2014.


The recall expansion includes the products listed below.
The following products were shipped to co-packers for incorporation into consumer-size packages:
  • 3,884-lb. super sack of “OvaEasy Plain Whole Egg” 
  • 1,989-lb. super sack of “OvaEasy Plain Whole Egg”
  • 958-lb. super sack of “OvaEasy Plain Whole Egg”
  • 4,422-lb. super sack of “OvaEasy Plain Whole Egg”
The following products were packaged in consumer-sized packages:
  • 1.75-lb. packs of “OvaEasy Plain Whole Egg” 
  • 66-gram spray bottles of “Bak-Klene Egg Wash” 
  • 1.17-lb. packs of “OvaEasy UGRA, Reduced Cholesterol” 
  • 4.5-oz. cans of “OvaEasy Whole Plain Egg” 
  • 571-gram packs of “Vitovo Low Fat” 
  • 1.1-lb. bags of “OvaEasy Boil-in-Bag UGR, Heat & Serve (HS)” 
  • 2-oz. packs of “OvaEasy Plain Whole Egg” 
  • 66-gram spray bottles of “Panera Egg Wash” 
  • 2-oz. pack of “Wise Company, Wise Blend” 
For a list of LOT codes and Julian dates, visit the FSIS website.


Monday, April 14, 2014

Sinco Inc Issues Allergy alert on undeclared Peanut Protein in Archer Farms Chocolate Hazelnut Swirl Gelato

SINCO INC is voluntarily recalling from sale Archer Farms Chocolate Hazelnut Swirl Gelato 30 FL OZ, imported from Italy and sold exclusively at Target stores nationwide. This product may contain traces of peanut protein, which is not declared on the label. Printed on the edge lid is the following:
L13-102 BEST BY: 12OCT2014
Visit the FDA website for a UPC code included in this recall.

Fernandez Chile Company Inc. Recalls 4oz Chile Molido Puro and 6oz Chile Rojo Potential Salmonella Contamination

Fernandez Chile Company Inc of Alamosa, Colorado is recalling 4oz Chile Molido Puro and 6oz Chile Rojo because it has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.

The recalled 4oz Chile Molido Puro and 6oz Chile Rojo was distributed in Colorado, New Mexico, Wyoming, Utah, Arizona, and California. King Soopers, Safeway, City Market and various independent grocers received these products. 

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

Bissinger’s Announces a Voluntary Recall of Its Dark Chocolate Bunny Ears Due to Undeclared Milk

Karl Bissinger’s LLC announced a recall of its Dark Chocolate Bunny Ears because one lot was mislabeled and contains undeclared milk.

The product was distributed to retailers and wholesalers nationwide from January 28, 2014 through April 4, 2014. Bissinger’s Dark Chocolate Bunny Ears are packaged in a clear film with an ingredient card. 

Visit the FDA website for LOT codes and UPC codes provided in this recall.


Swanson Health Products Recalls Full Spectrum Cilantro

Swanson Health Products is voluntarily recalling Swanson Premium Brand Full Spectrum Cilantro (Coriander), item number SW1112, because it has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella

The product was sold by several different methods. It was either sold at the Swanson Health Products retail store, 109 Broadway N., Fargo, North Dakota, shipped directly to online or mail-order consumers, or held for pick up by the consumer at Swanson Health Products headquarters. The product was sold between November 21, 2013, and January 31, 2014. 

Visit the FDA website for a list of LOT codes and manufacturing dates.


The Robert Abady Dog Food Co., LLC RECALLS "Abady Highest Quality Maintenance & Growth Formula for Cats" BECAUSE OF POSSIBLE HEALTH RISK

The Robert Abady Dog Food Co., LLC of Poughkeepsie, NY, is recalling its 2 lb, 5 lb & 15 lb boxes of "Abady Highest Quality Maintenance & Growth Formula for Cats" because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.

The recalled "Highest Quality Maintenance & Growth Formula for Cats" were distributed nationwide in retail stores and through mail orders.

For a list of LOT codes included in this recall visit the FDA website.


Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Sprouts Farmers Market Recalls Organic Black Peppercorns Due to Possible Health Risk

Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. is recalling Organic Black Peppercorns sold under the Sprouts brand name from all stores. This product has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.

The recalled Organic Black Peppercorns were distributed to Sprouts Farmers Market stores in Arizona, California, Colorado, Kansas, New Mexico, Nevada, Oklahoma, Texas and Utah.

he product comes in a 2.12-ounce, clear glass jar marked with lot #3287 on the bottom of the container and with an expiration date of October 2016. Each container is identified with an individual label showing the Sprouts Farmers Market company logo, the description: Organic Black Peppercorns.

For a complete list of UPC codes visit the FDA website.


Missouri Firm Recalls Chicken Nugget Products Due To Possible Foreign Matter Contamination

Tyson Foods Inc., a Sedalia, Mo. establishment, is recalling approximately 75,320 pounds of frozen, fully cooked chicken nugget products that may be contaminated with extraneous materials.

The following products are subject to USDA recall:
  • 5-lb. bags of “Tyson Fully Cooked White Meat Chicken Nuggets – 16142-928” with a “Best if Used By” date of “Jan 26 2015” or Feb 16 2015.” The manufacturer codes “0264SDL0315 through 19” and “0474SDL0311 through 14” can also be found on the bags. These products were produced Jan. 26, 2014 or Feb. 16, 2014 and shipped nationwide to one retail warehouse club chain. 
For an establishment number on these products, visit the FSIS website.

Koru Pacific Packaging Announces a Voluntary Recall for One Lot # AH!LASKA® Organic Cocoa Non-Dairy Chocolate Mix, 12 oz. Canister Due to Possible Milk Allergen

Tracy, CA. KORU Pacific Packaging issued a voluntary recall of AH!LASKA®, because one lot (LOT# 3280 BEST BY APR/2015) of the product may contain milk, which is not labeled in the ingredients.
The powdered mix is packaged in a canister containing 12 oz.,with the product name AH!LASKA Organic Cocoa Non-Dairy Chocolate,12 oz, UPC# 7-60519-10028-7. One LOT# is affected: LOT# 3280 BEST BY APR/2015, which appears on the shipping case sticker and on the metal canister bottom. ONLY this Best By date is being recalled.
The product was distributed to retailers nationwide.

Visit the FDA website for complete details.


Colorado Firm Recalls Fettuccini Alfredo With Chicken Products Due To Misbranding and Undeclared Allergens

American Outdoor Products, a Boulder, Colo., establishment, is recalling approximately 633 pounds of dehydrated Fettuccini Alfredo with Chicken due to misbranding and undeclared allergens. The products were formulated with milk and wheat, known allergens, which are not declared on the product label. 


The following products are subject to recall:
  • 7.5-oz. foil pouches of  “Backpackers Pantry Fettuccini Alfredo with Chicken”
The products were sold wholesale, online and to retail establishments nationwide. Visit the FSIS website for a list of product codes and establishment numbers.

Oklahoma Firm Recalls Chicken Products Due To Misbranding and Undeclared Allergens

AdvancePierre Foods, an Enid, Okla. establishment, is recalling approximately 8,730 pounds of frozen chicken breast products due to misbranding and undeclared allergens. The products were formulated with milk and soy, which are not declared on the label.

The products subject to recall:

  • 10-pound bulk cases of “Our Down Home Style Chicken Breast Fritters for Chicken Frying."
These products were distributed to food service establishments in Arkansas, Colorado, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, New Mexico, New York, Oklahoma, Texas, Utah and Virginia.

Visit the FSIS website for a list of Lot Codes and Establishment numbers.