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Tahini Sauce Recalled in Canada for Possible Salmonella Contamination

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Amira Enterprises Inc. of Montreal, Quebec, is recalling Amira brand Tahini Sauce from the marketplace due to possible Salmonella contamination. Consumers should not consume the recalled product described below. The following product has been sold nationally: Brand Product Size UPC Codes Amira Tahini Sauce 750 g 0 69467 40101 0 None   Check to see… Continue Reading

Filberts Recalled for Possible Salmonella Contamination

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Fairway “Like No Other Market” of New York, NY, is recalling Fairway brand Raw Hazelnuts (Filberts) because the product has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. The Fairway brand Raw Hazelnuts (Filberts) were distributed to Fairway stores in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut, and also through home delivery programs provided by Google and Instacart…. Continue Reading

Beefsteak Patties for Restaurants Recalled for Listeria Risk

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Kenosha Beef International of Columbus, OH, is recalling approximately 21,427 pounds of ready-to-eat beefsteak patty product that may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS). The fully cooked beefsteak patties were produced on Jan. 24, 2015. The following product is subject to recall: 35.3-lb. boxes of “Fully… Continue Reading

Amaral Joins Others in Pleading Guilty in Rancho Feeding Case

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Jesse “Babe” Amaral Jr., former co-owner of the Petaluma, CA, slaughterhouse previously known as Rancho Feeding Corporation, has joined three other defendants in pleading guilty to conspiracy to distribute adulterated, misbranded, and uninspected meat. All four defendants will proceed to status hearings and sentencing later this year as there is now no need for any… Continue Reading

Update: FDA Consumer Advisory Suggests Those With Peanut Allergies Avoid Ground or Powdered Cumin

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Due to the growing list of recalled food products containing ground cumin or cumin powder that may contain undeclared peanut protein, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is advising people who are highly allergic to peanuts to consider avoiding such products. In a consumer advice page posted Wednesday afternoon, the agency noted that “some shipments… Continue Reading

Japanese Boneless Beef Products Recalled for Lack of Import Inspection

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ATM International USA Inc., of Torrance, CA, is recalling approximately 1,999 pounds of boneless beef products that were not presented at the U.S. point of entry for inspection, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced Friday. Without the benefit of full inspection, a possibility of adverse health consequences exists. The… Continue Reading

CA Soybean Sprouts Recalled for Possible Listeria Contamination

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Hanbit Enterprises Inc. of Salinas, CA, dba Jack and the Beanstalk, is recalling Soybean Sprouts in 1 lb., 1.5 lb., 10 lb., and Natto plastic bags distributed up to and including Feb. 12, 2015, with Best if Used by dates up to Feb. 19, 2015, because they have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes…. Continue Reading

Smoked Herring Recalled for Potential Botulism Risk

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Moscahlades Bros Inc. of Paterson, NJ, is recalling Hellas Golden Double Smoked Herring because it has the potential to be contaminated with Clostridium botulinum, a bacterium which can cause life­-threatening illness or death. Consumers are warned not to use the product even if it does not look or smell spoiled. Hellas Golden Double Smoked Herring was… Continue Reading

Natural Grocers Recalls Organic Garlic Powder for Potential Salmonella Contamination

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Vitamin Cottage Natural Food Markets Inc., a Lakewood, CO-based natural grocery chain, is recalling two lots of Natural Grocers brand Organic Garlic Powder as the product has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. This recall was initiated after being notified of positive Salmonella findings in product sampled by FDA. The recalled product is packaged in clear plastic… Continue Reading

Specific Lots of Nutrisca Dog Food Recalled for Salmonella Potential

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Tuffy’s Pet Foods Inc. of Perham, MN, is voluntarily recalling specific lots of 4-lb. bags of Nutrisca Chicken and Chick Pea Recipe Dry Dog Food because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. Tuffy’s manufactured the product for Nutrisca. The recalled product was distributed in the 4-lb. bags nationwide to distributors, brokers, retail stores,… Continue Reading