Recall roundup: salmonella and undeclared nuts
Recalls from the UK and North America included mislabelled products, undisclosed wheat and contamination with bacteria.
In the UK:
Cook Trading Ltd is recalling a batch of Cook Sticky Soy & Ginger Beef pots because the product has been mispacked with egg noodles instead of rice noodles. The product contains eggs and wheat (gluten) which are not mentioned on the label. Irving’s Homestyle Bakery is recalling individual and 5-finger packs of Chocolate Crispy because they contain wheat (gluten) which is not mentioned on the label. Sainsbury’s is recalling its ‘Deliciously Free From Garlic Pizza Bread’ because it contains milk which is not mentioned on the label. Evolution Foods Ltd is recalling Natural Selection Omega Seed Mix, Natural Selection Goji Berries, and Aldi Foodie Market Rainforest Bounty because they contain sulphites which is not mentioned on the label.
In North America:
In Canada, La Cie d’Investissements Côté Inc. is recalling Bio Busti brand Pecorino Stagionato cheese from the marketplace due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. RXBAR is recalling certain RXBAR brand Protein Bars from the marketplace because they may contain peanut which is not declared on the label. Golden City Bakery is recalling Golden City Bakery brand Red Bean Paste from the marketplace because it contains wheat which is not declared on the label. Delta Pacific Seafoods is recalling certain Salmon Village brand Hot Smoked Atlantic Salmon Nuggets from the marketplace due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.
In the US, Ottogi America, Inc. announced that the company is recalling a list of products due to the possibility of them containing egg ingredients undeclared on the packages. Perrigo Company, in coordination with The Kroger Company, is initiating a voluntary recall of one production lot of Simple Truth Organic Banana, Strawberry & Apple Fruit Puree with Nonfat Greek Yogurt due to improper labeling that does not indicate the presence of milk.
Satur Farms, NY, is voluntarily recalling Baby Spinach and Mesclun because it has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. In response to this recall by Satur Farms, Whole Foods Market is voluntarily recalling various prepared foods items in eight states containing baby spinach because of a potential contamination of Salmonella.