Tuesday, October 20, 2015

Bornstein Seafood, Inc is Voluntarily Recalling all Canned Seafood Products Because of Possible Health Risk

BORNSTEIN SEAFOODS, INC of Astoria, Oregon is voluntarily recalling ONLY canned salmon, sardines, sturgeon, and tuna with any code starting with "OC" because it has the potential to be contaminated with Clostridium botulinum.

Products were distributed to retail and to internet customers nationwide from the website BORNSTEIN.COM.

Affected production codes include any codes starting with “OC”.  The code can be found on either the bottom or on top of the can.Products are packaged in metal cans with net weights ranging from 5.5 oz. to 6 oz.

Product Name:
  • Krooke's Shanghaied Salmon
  • Fancy Pink Salmon
  • Pink Salmon
  • Smoked Pacific Sardines
  • Spicy Tomato Pacific Sardines
  • Sharyn's "Think Pink" Salmon
  • Smoked Albacore Tuna Fillet
  • Smoked Sturgeon

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









Voluntary Recall of Certain Martinelli's 8.4 oz. Sparkling Beverages Due to Potential for Glass Fragments

S. Martinelli & Company of Watsonville, California announced a voluntary nationwide recall of certain lots of Martinelli’s 8.4 oz. mini glass bottles of Gold Medal Sparkling Cider, Sparkling Cider Northwest Blend, Sparkling White Grape, and Sparkling Red Grape, due to the possibility of small glass chips at the top of the bottles occurring when opening the bottle, which could possibly enter the beverage. Consumers could potentially be cut or injured if a chip occurs.

Only certain lots of the 8.4 oz. bottles, typically known in the trade as “mini-bottles,” of Martinelli’s Gold Medal Sparkling Cider, Sparkling Cider Northwest Blend, Sparkling White Grape and Sparkling Red Grape are affected by this recall.

For a list of UPC codes and Best Before dates provided in this recall, visit the FDA website.

Below are some images of the recalled products.




The Garibaldi Cannery LLC is Issuing a Voluntary Recall on all Canned Seafood Products Because of a Possible Health Risk

The Garibaldi Cannery LLC of Garibaldi, Oregon is voluntarily recalling ALL cans with any code starting with “OC” of The Garibaldi Cannery canned products because it has the potential to be contaminated with Clostridium botulinum. Consumers are warned not to use the product even if it does not look or smell spoiled.

Products were distributed to consumers in Oregon and shipped nationwide via our website www.thegaribaldicannery.comdisclaimer icon. The last date of distribution of recalled products was September 2015 (with an expiration date of September 2018.)

Affected production codes include any codes starting with “OC”. The code can be found on either the bottom or on top of the can. Products are packaged in metal cans with net weights ranging from 6 oz. to 8 oz.

Product Name:

  • ALBACORE TUNA
  • ALBACORE TUNA BELLIES ( The word Bellies is written on top of can )
  • ALBACORE TUNA NO SALT
  • JALAPEƑO ALBACORE TUNA
  • SMOKED ALBACORE TUNA
  • GARLIC ALBACORE TUNA
  • PACIFIC SALMON
  • SMOKED PACIFIC SALMON
  • SILVER SALMON
  • CHINOOK SALMON
Visit the FDA website for complete information. 

Del Monte Fresh Produce N.A. Inc., Recalls Limited Quantity of Fresh Apples Due to Possible Health Risk

Del Monte Fresh Produce N.A., Inc., (“Del Monte Fresh”) is initiating a voluntary recall of Granny Smith green apples because they have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. 

A total of 695 boxes containing 8 “Granny Smith” green apples each and 67 clear plastic bags containing 6 “Granny Smith” green apples each were distributed to Coremark and 7-Eleven for sale in convenience stores in the Mountain States region on Oct. 1-12, 2015.  States affected include CO, KS, MO, NE, NM, OK, SD, UT and WY.  The apples at store level are individual fruit on open displays.

For more information regarding this recall, visit the FDA website.


Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Whole Foods Market Voluntarily Recalls All Cut, Wrapped And Weighed Papillon Organic Roquefort Cheeses Because Of Possible Health Risk

Whole Foods Market is recalling cheese sold in all stores nationwide that came from its supplier because it has the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.

The recalled cheese was cut and packaged in clear plastic wrap and sold with Whole Foods Market scale labels. Whole Foods Market decided to recall the cheese after routine sampling conducted by the FDA found Listeria Monocytogenes in a whole, uncut wheel of the cheese. The Papillon Organic Roquefort cheese product can be identified by the scale label that begins with PLU 029536. All sell by dates are affected.

Visit the FDA website for the PLU number provided, regarding this recall. 




New England Natural Bakers Inc. Issues Voluntary Allergy Alert on Undeclared Milk, Wheat and Tree Nuts (Pecans) in Coconut Cranberry Granola

New England Natural Bakers Inc. Greenfield, MA, is issuing a voluntary recall for one specific lot (747 cases) of Trader Joe’s Coconut Cranberry Granola with “Best By 08/19/16” printed on the package, because Pecan Praline Granola containing milk, wheat and tree nuts (pecans) was packaged into the Coconut Cranberry Granola box.

The potentially affected product was distributed to Trader Joe’s stores in Arizona, California, Connecticut, Delaware, Utah, Virginia, Vermont, Washington D.C., and many other states.

For complete information provided in this recall, visit the FDA website.





Snack Out Loud Foods Issues Allergy Alert On Undeclared Milk In Snack Out Loud Sea Salt Crunchy Bean Snacks 1.2oz Single Serve Units

Snack Out Loud Foods™ announced a recall of  56 cases of Sea Salt Crunchy Bean Snacks. This recall has been voluntarily initiated due to the possibility of Ranch product being packaged in Sea Salt single-unit serving film, which does not list milk as an allergen.

The Crunchy Bean Snacks were distributed to Colorado and California.

Visit the FDA website for a list of UPC codes and Lot numbers provided in this recall.


General Mills Voluntarily Recalls a Limited Quantity of Frozen Cascadian Farm Cut Green Beans

General Mills announced a voluntary class 2 recall of a limited quantity of frozen Cascadian Farm Cut Green Beans produced on one day in June 2015.  The recall is being issued as a precaution after one package of finished product tested positive for the presence of Listeria monocytogenes.
This voluntary recall is limited to 16-ounce bags of frozen Cascadian Farm Cut Green Beans with a "Better If Used By" date printed on the package:
29JUN2017
The product was distributed to retail establishments nationwide.

Visit the FDA website for complete information regarding this recall.


Monday, October 5, 2015

Aspen Foods Recalls Frozen, Raw, Stuffed & Breaded Chicken Products Due to Possible Salmonella Enteritidis Contamination

Aspen Foods, a Chicago, Ill. establishment, is recalling approximately 561,000 pounds of frozen, raw, stuffed and breaded chicken products that appear to be ready-to-eat (RTE) and may be contaminated with Salmonella Enteritidis.

The frozen, raw, stuffed, and breaded chicken items that appear to be ready-to-eat (RTE) were produced between August 25, 2015 and September 17, 2015 with “best if used by” dates of August 23, 2016 to December 15, 2016.

The brands associated with this recall expansion include:
  • Acclaim
  • Antioch Farms
  • Buckley Farms
  • Centrella Signature
  • Chestnut Farms
  • Family Favorites
  • Home Dining Selections
  • Kirkwood
  • Koch Foods
  • Market Day
  • Oven Cravers
  • Rose
  • Rosebud Farm
  • Roundy’s
  • Safeway Kitchens
  • Schwan’s
  • Shaner’s
  • Spartan
  • Sysco
This product was shipped to retail stores and food service locations nationwide.

For complete information regarding this recall, visit the FSIS website.


Salix Animal Health, LLC, Announces Voluntary Recall of One Lot of "Good 'N' Fun - Beefhide Chicken Sticks" Dog Treats Due to Possible Salmonella Contamination

Salix Animal Health, LLC announced it has initiated a voluntary recall of one lot of "Good 'n' Fun - Beefhide Chicken Sticks" because it may have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.

Salmonella can affect animals eating the product and there is risk to humans from handling contaminated products.

The recalled "Good 'n' Fun – Beefhide Chicken Sticks" was distributed nationwide by Salix Animal Health to Dollar General and Dollar Tree retail stores.

Visit the FDA website for more information regarding this recall.