The FDA is warning consumers about a Salmonella risk from Kellogg’s Honey Smacks Cereal. The FDA is working with Kellogg’s to issue a recall after preliminary evidence that it may be linked to a multi-state outbreak of Salmonella Mbandaka. Read Kellogg’s recall notice here: https://tinyurl.com/y9ysj8ms
WARNING: Do not eat Wild Meadow raw goat milk cheese made by The Maiden’s Creamery and marked “36-1315” and “code 101.” This raw cheese was found to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, a germ causing a serious, sometimes fatal illness, particularly in pregnant women and their newborns, adults 65 and older, and people with chronic health conditions. Healthy individuals who become infected usually experience only short-term symptoms such as fever, headache, and diarrhea. The cheese was sold at the Cooperstown Farmers’ Market, in Cooperstown, NY, in late December 2017 and early January 2018, and at the Sunflower Natural Foods Market, In Woodstock, NY, beginning January 10, 2018. For more information about this recall and who to call with questions: .
March 13, 2018
ALERT: Do not eat Explorateur, Explorateur French Triple Crème Cheese, or Explorateur Triple Crème French Cheese, in 8-ounce clear plastic marked with sell by dates 02/15/2018 through 04/03/2018, sold in Whole Foods stores in Arkansas, Connecticut, Illinois, New Jersey, New Mexico, and Texas. This cream cheese could be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, a germ causing a serious, sometimes fatal illness in young children, frail and elderly people, and those with chronic health conditions (weakened immune systems). The germ can cause pregnant women to lose their babies. Healthy people who become infected usually experience only short-term symptoms such as fever, headache, and diarrhea. For more information about this recall initiated by Whole Foods, including a list of stores where the products were sold: .
April 10, 2018
ALLERGY ALERT: Fairway Cookies Blondie, sold in 10-ounce clear packages stamped 268492XXXXXX or 263413XXXXXX, might contain walnuts not listed on the label. People allergic to walnuts risk serious or life-threatening reactions if they eat it. They were distributed to Fairway stores in Connecticut, New Jersey, and New York, and through Fairway E-commerce, Google, and Instacart. To prevent those with allergies from unknowingly eating this product, Fairway recalled it and removed it from store shelves. For more information about this recall, including who to call if you have any questions: .
August 7, 2017
ALLERGY ALERT (PEANUTS): Kancho Choco Biscuit, in 1.48-ounce packages stamped with UPC 8801062144815 and sold nationwide and online, could contain peanuts, an ingredient not listed on the package: Kancho 42g., Kancho Cup 95g., and Kancho Multi 168g. People allergic to peanuts could have serious, life-threatening reactions if they eat this product. For more information about this recall initiated by Lotte International America Corp.: .
February 28, 2018