Latest California Food Recalls: Vegan Pastries, Tuna and Rotini



Screenshot of the Aplenty Rotini Meal Kit with Plant-Based Bolognese from Seviroli Foods. The company recalled this item on December 26 due to undeclared milk.

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Seviroli Foods, Relish Foods and Poppies International recently recalled certain food products distributed in California.

Recalls include plant-based meal kits from Seviroli, tuna steaks from Relish and cream puffs from Poppies.

Here’s what we know about recalls:

Seviroli Foods, Inc and their Aplenty Rotini Meal Kit with Plant-Based Bolognese, 24 oz

According to the Food and Drug Administration, Seviroli Foods has recalled its Aplenty Rotini Meal Kit with Plant-Based Bolognese on December 26 because of undeclared milk.

The recalled meal kits have an expiration date of May 28, June 10 and June 11, 2022.

On December 22, the company discovered that meal kits containing milk were “inadvertently packaged” and labeled as “Aplenty-Rotini with Plant-Based Bolognese Meal Kit”.

No adverse effects or illnesses have been reported.

The products were sold in-store and online on Amazon Fresh. They have since been pulled from the shelves.

If you have any questions, you can contact Seviroli Customer Service at 516-222-6220 ext. 111 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Central Standard Time, Monday through Friday.

Relish Foods and Pacific Fusion Brand Frozen Tuna Steaks, 10 oz

Relish Foods has voluntarily recalled its Pacific Fusion brand frozen tuna steaks due to high histamine levels, according to the FDA.

The tuna steaks were distributed in Northern California and sold in Save Mart supermarkets and Lucky Stores from October through November.

The production date was July 2021, the expiration date is July 2021, and the production code is R11G2821D22A D2091A. This information is labeled on the packaging in the upper right corner.

The Los Angeles-based company released the ad after a consumer complaint. The FDA sampled the product and found it to contain “high levels of histamine which can produce an allergic reaction called scombroid food poisoning.”

Symptoms of scombroid poisoning include flushing, rash, headache, dizziness, sweating, and burning of the throat and mouth. There may also be gastrointestinal reactions, such as nausea, vomiting and diarrhea.

Relish Foods Inc is investigating the cause with the FDA, according to the release.

For questions, contact the company at 1-888-301-0881, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Pacific Daylight Time, Monday through Friday.

Poppies International, Inc. and its Delizza Cream Puffs

Poppies International, Inc. has released a voluntary recall of its Delizza cream puffswhich were sold nationwide, including Northern California.

During production, the company discovered possible small metal fragments in its baked goods produced from Dec. 1 through Dec. 10, according to the FDA.

The recalled lots of Delizza 30 and 120 Cream Puffs were distributed at select Safeway and Costco stores in Northern California. It was also sold in Carson City and Sparks, Nevada.

The full product names, lot codes and expiration dates of the recalled products include the following:

  • Delizza Chocolate Enrobed 30 ct (400g): L1J5021 and L1K5021; June 9, 2023

  • Delizza Cream Puffs 30 ct (375g): L2N5021 and L2O5021; June 10, 2023

  • Delizza Cream Puffs 120 ct (1.5 kg): L32E5021 and L32F5021; June 7, 2023

Consumers can call 252-428-7118, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Eastern Standard Time, Monday through Friday or email [email protected] with questions.

If any of these recalled products are found in your home, here’s what to know about refunds and adverse reaction reporting.

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Hanh Truong is a service desk reporter for The Sacramento Bee. She was previously a freelance journalist, covering education and culture for PBS SoCal and music for


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