Food & Drink

May 15, 2021

Containers of 365 Everyday Value Whey Protein Powder  Natural Vanilla Flavor due to the potential of an undeclared soy allergen, announced Arizona Nutritional Supplements.  The containers of the protein powder were mistakenly packaged with Soy Protein Powder, the company stated.  The product ...

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Hershey’s Chocolate Shell Topping has been voluntarily recalled due to undeclared almonds, announced the Hershey company in a press release. Approximately 1,700 bottles were incorrectly filled with Heath Shell Topping which is made with almonds, they said. The product being recalled ...

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UNION COUNTY, NJ — Additional emergency food distribution events are scheduled for Union County residents through May. The Union County Board of County Commissioners are holding these events to aid those affected by COVID-19. The next Plainfield will be held on May 25 at Gerald B. Green ...

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Panera at Home Lobster Bisque has been voluntarily recalled due to an undeclared egg allergen, announced Blount Fine Foods. This item is only sold in refrigerated cases in the deli department of grocery-retail stores; it is not sold at any Panera bakery-cafe, they stated. The recall is limited ...

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Trader Joe's Restaurant Style White Corn Tortilla Chips have been voluntarily recalled due to a potential undeclared milk allergen, announced parent company, Snak King Corporation. The recall includes the 9 ounce package with a sell by date of 8/09/21 and 08/10/21. The recalled products were ...

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DENVILLE, NJ -- Hostess Snoballs have been recalled due to an undeclared allergen, announced Hostess Brands, LLC. According to the company, certain Hostess SnoBalls were "inadvertently manufactured in the packaging for Hostess Chocolate CupCakes, and the packaging does not list coconut, an ...

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Produce will be distributed on a first come-first served basis at drive-up event in Scotch Plains, and walk-up events in Elizabeth and Plainfield. The Union County Board of County Commissioners will hold three emergency food distribution events for Union County residents in April to aid those ...

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A voluntary recall of La Fe Peppers and Onions has been announced by GraceKennedy Foods due to the probable presence of extraneous material, announced the FDA. According to the recall, there could possibly be small pieces of blue plastic in the product.  The product was distributed in the ...

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Pacific Salmon Burgers have been recalled by Trident Seafoods Corporation because the burgers may contain small pieces of metal, announced the company. The product has a Lot Number of GC101431 and a Best By Date of 1/14/2023. The product was sold at Costco. The company is asking anyone who has ...

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Six sprinkle products and one kit containing the affected sprinkles have been voluntarily recalled due to undeclared milk, announced Wilton Brands.  The products were distributed nationally and through retail stores including Party City, Walmart and Wegmans. The following products were ...

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Produce will be distributed on a first come-first served basis at events in Scotch Plains, Union, and Plainfield The Union County Board of County Commissioners will hold three additional emergency food distribution events for Union County residents in March, and its first food distribution event ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ — Friday walk-up food distribution events at Plainfield High School and Maxson Middle School will include some extra giveaways, and a drive-up Union County sponsored event on Saturday will be held at Union County Vocational Technical School in Scotch Plains. FRIDAY, FEB.

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TRENTON, NJ — Gov. Phil Murphy will expand indoor gathering limits in New Jersey effective Friday. Businesses, indoor entertainment and recreation areas (casinos and gyms), personal care businesses, indoor performance venues and indoor gatherings (religious ceremonies, wedding ceremonies, ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ — This week's snowstorm has complicated some food distribution events in Plainfield, including one sponsored by the Union County Board of Commissioners. Following is a look at what's coming up. Wednesday, Feb. 3 The Plainfield Public Schools food distribution by Maschio's Food ...

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TRENTON, NJ - The app-based food delivery service, DoorDash, has partnered with the New Jersey Restaurant & Hospitality Association (NJRHA) to provide restaurants across New Jersey with grants of $2,500 or $5,000 based on need and criteria. Made possible by a donation of $500,000 delivered ...

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Produce will be distributed on a first come-first served basis; Union County residents only. The Board of County Commissioners has rescheduled an emergency food distribution for Union County residents to aid those affected by COVID-19 that was originally scheduled for Jan. 26. The new date is ...

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UPDATED: The Food Distribution scheduled for Jan. 26 in Plainfield has been postponed due to impending inclement weather. The event will be rescheduled. Residents are asked to check ucnj.org for further updates. UNION COUNTY, NJ — Three food distributions events for Union County residents to aid ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - Should bars across New Jersey be able to keep their buffalo wings hot and beers cold a little bit longer on Super Bowl Sunday? One New Jersey Assemblyman thinks so. In a letter to Governor Phil Murphy and New Jersey Commissioner of Health Judy Persichilli, Assemblyman Nicholas ...

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Approximately 752,615 pounds of not-ready-to-eat pepperoni hot pockets from Nestle have been recalled,  the USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) have announced. According to the release, the product may be "contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically pieces of glass and hard ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ — Weekday food distribution will resume on January 4 at public schools in Plainfield. The meals are available for those residents 18-years-old and younger, and can be picked up by a parent or guardian. Evening hours will be available on Mondays and Thursdays, from 4:00 to 6:00 ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ — The Plainfield Public Schools district has added an extra day of food distribution for students on Tuesday, December 29 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. during winter recess. The distribution will be held at Plainfield High School, 950 Park Avenue, at the Arlington Avenue entrance.

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WASHINGTON D.C. — Although the holidays may be smaller and a little different this year, don't let those memories be soured by getting sick. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is reminding everyone to "say no to raw dough." When you prepare homemade dough for cookies, cakes, and ...

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NEW JERSEY- The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced a recall of Nestle Lean Cuisine Baked Chicken meals for “possible extraneous materials, specifically pieces of white hard plastic.” The baked chicken meals were produced and packaged on September 2, 2020 with a “Best Before” date of ...

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Produce will be distributed on a first come-first served basis at drive-up event Scotch Plains and walk-up event in Plainfield. UNION COUNTY, NJ — The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders will make two food distribution sites, including one in Plainfield, available to all Union County ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ -  Jenn Stilwell's cranberry jelly recipe remains the worst kept secret in the township. First published in 2016 when TAPinto Bloomfield was only a few months old, this recipe will probably be published just before Thanksgiving every year.  Stilwell's jelly was the subject of a ...

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NUTLEY, NJ — The "media" may have many around the country believing that Nutley's greatest gift to Thanksgiving is Martha Stewart, but locals know it's "Nutley Raiders Ginger-Spiced Cranberry Sauce." First created by students in the culinary program at Nutley High School in 2017, this dish has ...

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UNION COUNTY, NJ - An emergency drive-up food distribution for Union County residents to aid those affected by the COVID-19 pandemic will be held in Union on Saturday, November 21, beginning at 9:00 a.m. The food distribution will be at the eastern parking lot at the Kean University campus, 1000 ...

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — Stuffed Foods LLC of Wilmington, MA. is recalling approximately 1,818 pounds of snack products that were shipped to retail locations nationwide due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ — Whole Foods Market has announced that select prepared Macaroni & Cheese products are being recalled because they may contain undeclared egg. The affected products were sold in stores in New Jersey, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia and Washington, D.C. People who have an ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Steve Pantagis, who described himself as the director of the Pantagis corporation, contacted TAPintoSPF on Tuesday to confirm that, despite the assertions of Nick Pantagis last week, the iconic Snuffy's Pantagis Renaissance catering hall has closed its doors forever.  "I'm ...

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