The Texas Pecan Company has issued a recall for several varieties of macadamia nuts because they may be contaminated with salmonella, an organism that can cause severe foodborne illness.
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Update: Macadamia Nuts Recalled for Listeria Risk
June 1, 2017 - FDA has announced two unrelated nut recalls — Kroger’s Simple Truth Dry Roasted Macadamia Nuts and Ava’s Organic Cashews Roasted & Salted — because they may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, according to FOX News. Affected products were were sold in Kroger, Gerbes, Backers and Dillons stores in Ohio, Southeast Indiana, Kansas, Northern Kentucky, Missouri and Nebraska.
Macadamia Nuts Recalled Over Possible Salmonella Contamination
According to the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA), this recall affects the following products:
UPC -- PRODUCT NAME -- PACK SIZE -- PACK DATE
- 031 MACADAMIA, RAW WHOLE 16 OZ 14320 THRU 14365
- 032 MACADAMIA, WHOLE 8 OZ 14320 THRU 14365
- 033 MACADAMIA, WHOLE (R/S) 16 OZ 14320 THRU 14365
- 034 MACADAMIA, WHOLE (R/S) 8 OZ 14320 THRU 14365
- 321-54 EXEC GIFT TIN 1 SEC OF 5LB TIN 14320 THRU 14365
- 320-34 JUNIOR EXEC TIN 1 SEC OF 3LB TIN 14320 THRU 14365
- 337-56 SWEET-N-SALTY TIN 1 SEC OF 5LB TIN 14320 THRU 14365
- 14320 THRU 14365 MINI SWEET-N-SALTY 1 SEC OF 2LB TIN 14320 THRU 14365
The problem was discovered after routine testing by the FDA revealed the presence of salmonella. If you have purchased any of the macadamia nut products listed above, you should discard them immediately or return them to the point of purchase for a full refund. To date, no illnesses have been reported in connection with this recall.
Read More: Macadamia Nut Recalls (Complete Timeline)
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