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Voluntary Recall Notice of McCormick Italian Seasoning Products and Frank’s RedHot Buffalo Ranch Seasoning Due to Possible Salmonella Risk

July 27, 2021 from FDA:

McCormick & Company, Inc. is initiating a voluntary recall of McCormick Perfect Pinch Italian Seasoning, McCormick Culinary Italian Seasoning and Frank’s RedHot Buffalo Ranch Seasoning due to possible contamination with Salmonella.

The four products subject to this recall include:

McCormick Perfect Pinch Italian Seasoning 1.31 oz bottle
UPC NUMBER: 052100049731
MCCORMICK ITEM NUMBER: 901582629
AFFECTED DATE CODES: BEST BY MAY 26 24 K, BEST BY MAY 27 24 K, BEST BY JUN 04 24 K, BEST BY JUN 05 24 K

McCormick Perfect Pinch Italian Seasoning 2.25 oz bottle
UPC NUMBER: 052100038254
MCCORMICK ITEM NUMBER: 901455463
AFFECTED DATE CODES: BEST BY JUN 30 24 H, BEST BY JUL 01 24 H

McCormick Culinary Italian Seasoning 1.75 lbs. bottle
UPC NUMBER: 52100325743
MCCORMICK ITEM NUMBER: 932574
AFFECTED DATE CODES: BEST BY Jun 12 24 H

Frank’s RedHot Buffalo Ranch Seasoning 153g bottle
UPC NUMBER: 066200021047
MCCORMICK ITEM NUMBER: 901543520
AFFECTED DATE CODES: BB / MA 2022 SEP 06

The four products were shipped to the following locations:

SHIPPING DATES: June 20, 2021 through July 21, 2021
STATES SHIPPED TO: AL, CA, CO, CT, DE, FL, GA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, NC, NE, NH, NJ, NY, OH, OK, PA, SC, TN, TX, VA, WI
INTERNATIONALLY SHIPPED TO: Bermuda, Canada

The potential risk was brought to McCormick’s attention by FDA during routine testing. This recall affects cases that were shipped of the affected date codes.

McCormick has alerted customers and grocery outlets to remove the product with the affected date codes from store shelves and distribution centers immediately, and to destroy this product in a manner that would prevent any further consumption

Consumers do not need to return the product to the store where it was purchased. Instead, consumers are urged to dispose of the recalled product and its container. Please contact McCormick Consumer Affairs at 1-800-635-2867, weekdays from 9:30 AM to 8:00 PM (Eastern Time), for a replacement or full refund, and with general inquires.

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Kosher Alert Chef's Warehouse Chocoa Crisp Strawberry Chocolate Decor Pearls

June 21, 2021 from the OU:

Cocoa Crisp Strawberry Chocolate Decor Pearls, Chef's Warehouse, Vancouver BC has an uUnauthorized OU:
The Orthodox Union does not certify Chocoa Crisp Strawberry Chocolate Pearls. Some containers were labeled with an unauthorized OU symbol. If you see this product in the marketplace, please provide details to kosherq@ou.org. Corrective actions are being implemented.

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Kashrut Advisory - Tofutti BTCC non hydrogenated

June 23, 2021: From the Kof-K in response to a question from the editor:

One batch of Tofutti BTCC non hydrogenated mistakenly bears an OU-D. It is actually certified as Kof-K Parve. Corrective action is being taken.

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Kashrut Alert - Custom Seasonings - No Longer Certified

June 15, 2021: From the KVH:

CustomSeasonings of Gloucester,MA
is no longer certified due to Kashrus Violations.
Any current certificates are not valid;
All products, even when bearing the KVH symbol, are unauthorized and are be recalled from the market.

For further kashrus questions or comments, please contact info@kvhkosher.org.

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Israeli Health Alert - Alrozana International Trade Ltd. Tahini Products

June 1, 2021 from health.gov.il

Alrozana International Trade Ltd. is Recalling its Tahini Products Upon inspection by the Food Service in Tel Aviv Central Health Bureau, salmonella bacteria have been found in the following tahini products:

  1. Product Name: Tahini Brand: Shimurei Ehut (Quality Preserves) Content: 17 kg
    Manufacturer: Philo –Al-Obour,Egypt
    Importer: Alrozana International Trade Ltd.
    Marketer: Shimurei Ehut (Quality Preserves) Ltd., 6 HaMachtesh Street, Holon Industrial Zone, Tel. 03-5566047
    Manufacturing Date: 04/2021
    Use Before Date: 04/2022
    Manufacturing Batch: 21160110
    Barcode: 7290002039204
  2. Product Name: Tahini Brand: Shimurei Ehut (Quality Preserves) Content: 1 kg
    Manufacturer: Agdadona Co. for Food Industries, Giza, Egypt
    Importer: Alrozana International Trade Ltd.
    Marketer: Shimurei Ehut (Quality Preserves) Ltd., 6 HaMachtesh Street, Holon Industrial Zone, Tel. 03-5566047
    Manufacturing Date: 04/2021
    Use Before Date: 04/2022
    Manufacturing Batch: 21160110
    Barcode: 7290002039013
  3. Product Name: Tahini Brand: Shimurei Ehut (Quality Preserves) Content: 500 gramsManufacturer: Agdadona Co. for Food Industries, Giza, EgyptImporter: Alrozana International Trade Ltd.Marketer: Shimurei Ehut (Quality Preserves) Ltd., 6 HaMachtesh Street, Holon Industrial Zone, Tel. 03-5566047 Manufacturing Date: 04/2021Use Before Date:04/2022Manufacturing Batch: 21160110Barcode: 7290002039006
  4. Product Name: Tahini Brand: Shimurei Ehut (Quality Preserves) Content: 17 kg
    Manufacturer: Agdadona Co. for Food Industries, Giza, Egypt
    Importer: Alrozana International Trade Ltd.
    Marketer: Shimurei Ehut (Quality Preserves) Ltd., 6 HaMachtesh Street, Holon Industrial Zone, Tel. 03-5566047
    Manufacturing Date: 25/01/2021
    Use Before Date: 24/01/2022
    Barcode: 7290002039204
  5. Product Name: Tahini Brand: Shimurei Ehut (Quality Preserves) Content: 1 kg
    Manufacturer: Agdadona Co. for Food Industries, Giza, Egypt
    Importer: Alrozana International Trade Ltd.
    Marketer: Shimurei Ehut (Quality Preserves) Ltd., 6 HaMachtesh Street, Holon Industrial Zone, Tel. 03-5566047
    Manufacturing Date: 25/01/2021
    Use Before Date: 24/01/2022
    Barcode: 7290002039013
  6. Product Name: Tahini Brand: Shimurei Ehut (Quality Preserves) Content: 500 grams
    Manufacturer: Agdadona Co. for Food Industries, Giza, Egypt
    Importer: Alrozana International Trade Ltd.
    Marketer: Shimurei Ehut (Quality Preserves) Ltd., 6 HaMachtesh Street, Holon Industrial Zone, Tel. 03-5566047
    Manufacturing Date: 25/01/2021
    Use Before Date: 24/01/2022
    Manufacturing Batch: 21160110
    Barcode: 7290002039006
  7. Product Name: Tahini Brand: Shimurei Ehut (Quality Preserves) Content: 1 kg
    Manufacturer: Agdadona Co. for Food Industries, Giza, Egypt
    Importer: Alrozana International Trade Ltd.
    Marketer: Alrozana International Trade Ltd., Umm al-Fahm, P.O. Box 2185, Zip Code: 3000100, Tel. 04-6111050, 0544449744
    Manufacturing Date: 25/01/2021
    Use Before Date: 24/01/2022
    Barcode: 7290002039013
  8. Product Name: Tahini Brand: Shimurei Ehut (Quality Preserves) Content: 500 grams
    Manufacturer: Agdadona Co. for Food Industries, Giza, Egypt
    Importer: Alrozana International Trade Ltd.Marketer: Alrozana International Trade Ltd., Umm al-Fahm, P.O. Box 2185, Zip Code: 3000100, Tel. 04-6111050, 0544449744
    Manufacturing Date: 25/01/2021
    Use Before Date: 24/01/2022
    Manufacturing Batch: 21160110
    Barcode: 7290002039006
  9. Product Name: Tahini Brand: Shimurei Ehut (Quality Preserves) Content: 17 kg
    Manufacturer: Agdadona Co. for Food Industries, Giza, Egypt
    Importer: Alrozana International Trade Ltd.
    Marketer: Alrozana International Trade Ltd., Umm al-Fahm, P.O. Box 2185, Zip Code: 3000100, Tel. 04-6111050, 0544449744
    Manufacturing Date: 25/01/2021
    Use Before Date: 24/01/2022Barcode: 7290002039573

    Consumers in possession of these products are urged not to consume them. AlrozanaInternational Trade Ltd.is recalling the products from shelves in coordination with the Food Service in the Ministry of Health.

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Kashrus Alert - Nori unauthorized from China

June 8, 2021: From the Kof-K revised June 14, 2021:

Recently, possibly due to the current shortage, several unauthorized KOF-K’s have been circulating on Nori sheets. The KOF-K does not certify any nori produced in China.

The following brands are the only Nori sheets that KOF-K currently certifies:

If you have any questions please email info@kof-k.org or call our main office (201)837-0500.

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Tulkoff Food Products, Inc. Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared (Soy and Wheat) in Kimchi Aioli

June 8, 2021 from FDA:

Tulkoff Food Products Inc. of Baltimore Maryland is recalling Kimchi Aioli 18 fl. oz. squeeze bottles with lot code 09.18.2021M for the presence of undeclared wheat and soy allergens.

Tulkoff Kimchi Aioli was distributed on the East coast through US Foods, Pastores, and Restaurant Depot during the dates of March 22, 2021, and June 6th, 2021. Affected states are Connecticut, Delaware, Massachusetts, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Virgina.

The affected product is in a clear plastic squeeze 18 fl. oz. bottle. The front label will say Kimchi Aioli, while the back label will say Jalapeno Aioli. The Best if used by Date 09.18.2021M will be printed on the back of the bottle.

The recall was initiated after Tulkoff discovered that the incorrect back label had been affixed to the product. This error was confined to one specific product, and one specific lot. One hundred and forty (140) cases of the product were made. No other products manufactured by Tulkoff Food Products, Inc. are at risk.

Customers who have purchased Tulkoff Kimchi Aioli 18 fl oz lot 09.18.2021M are urged to destroy the product and or return it to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with questions may contact Tulkoff Food Products Inc, customer service at 1-800-638-7343, Monday through Friday, between the hours of 8:00am (EST) and 5:00pm (EST).

The Kimchi Aioli can be identified as follows:

Package Size

Package Label

Product Detail

Lot # on Pkg.

18 fl. oz. Clear plastic squeeze bottle Tulkoff Kimchi Aioli 18 oz Best if Used By
09.18.2021M

Company Contact Information: Consumers: Tulkoff Food Products Inc. Customer Service 1-800-638-7343

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Kashrus alert on Sweet City Nori Sheets

June 2, 2021 from the Star-K:

Please be advised that Sweet City brand Nori Sheets with the lot codes listed below have been recalled due to infestation concerns. Product must be checked before using, even when bearing STAR-K. All other lot codes remain certified.

Lot Codes (printed on the bottom of each bag)

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Sara Lee Frozen Bakery Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Peanuts in Pecan Pies

May 11, 2021 from FDA:

Sara Lee Frozen Bakery announced today the recall of specific lots of select Sara Lee, Chef Pierre and Devonshire pecan pies produced between March 4 and April 1, 2021, because the product may contain undeclared peanuts.

Product was distributed nationwide through food service distributors. Recalled product details are as follows and consumers who believe they have purchased recalled lot codes are urged to confirm the lot code with the place of purchase.

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Israeli Health Alert - Chocotrade Strips of Sugared Orange Peels,Coated with a Chocolate Substitute

April 23, 2021 from health.gov.il

ChocotradeLtd. Company Calls for Returning the product: "Strips of SugaredOrange Peels,Coated with a Chocolate Substitute."
Upon an inspection, held as part of the self-quality assurance of the factory, Salmonella bacteria were discovered in the product "Strips of Sugared Orange Peels, Coated with a Chocolate Substitute."
Content: 1 kg.Manufacturer Name: Barret Ltd.Address: 3 Haofen St., Petah Tikva
Expiry date: all expiry dates between 7.5.2022-22.5.2022 (including).
Barcode: 7290002075172 .

For inquiries -dial: +972-03-9220440

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