EZ Noble Sushi, based in East Windsor, Connecticut, voluntarily recalled several products sold in Geissler Supermarkets in Connecticut and Massachusetts earlier this month. The incorrect labels were used to ship them to stores, which could have resulted in undeclared allergens such as eggs, wheat, or milk.
Although the products are no longer in stores, the Connecticut Department of Consumer Protection Food, Standards, and Product Safety division A statement was issued on August 11Consumers are advised to check their refrigerators in order to find the EZ Noble Sushi items. Geissler’s is the only place that sells them. The product was shipped out to all seven Geissler stores located in Agawam and East Windsor, Windsor Somers and Bloomfield, South Windsor and Granby, Connecticut.
“Properly labeling food products is critical to protecting the health and safety of consumers,”Consumer Protection Deputy Commission Maureen Magnan made the statement in a statement “Thank you to our Food Inspectors for their hard work in ensuring product safety, and to EZ Noble Sushi and Geissler’s for working quickly to address this issue.”
Eight products were affected by the recall. The recall included Spicy salmon roll (9.6oz), Spicy tuna roll (9.6oz), Spicy shrimp roll (8oz), and Pink lady and salmon avocado rolls (9 oz). All labels had no egg allergen warnings. Shrimp tempura & lobster roll (12.8 oz) and California crunch roll (9.6 oz) missed wheat allergen declarations. Packages containing Philadelphia avocado or cucumber classic rolls (8oz) didn’t contain any milk allergen. Packages containing Shrimp tempura or spicy shrimp roll (11.2oz) did not contain any egg or wheat allergen declarations.
People who have these products in their homes should throw them out, especially if they have known allergies to wheat, egg, and milk. You can return them for a refund or dispose of them. If you feel unwell after eating them, please seek medical attention. This issue has not yet been associated with any illness.
Undeclared allergens can be the reason behind a food recall. White Cane Sockeye Salmon LLC from Coeur d’Alene in Idaho recalled Wild Alaskan Cooked and Smoked Salmon products due to undeclared wheat and soy allergies. These products were sold at Arizona farmer’s market for a limited time. The products were sold with teriyaki sauce, which contained wheat and soybean. This sauce was not on the packaging.