March 2010

Georgia Agriculture Commissioner Tommy Irvin is alerting consumers to the recall of some black peppercorns that may be contaminated with Salmonella.

Perfect Candy & Packaging Co., Reading, Pa., is recalling 2-ounce bags of Whole Black Peppercorns with an H.D.W. Foods Inc. label and UPC# 080869654293. The product is part of a larger recall of black

SPICE INDUSTRIAL GROUP INC., of City of Industry, Ca is recalling LIAN HOW WHITE SESAME SEEDS supplied by Specialty Commodities Corp. distributed from November 6 to December 11, 2009, because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella, an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly

From the FDA – 153 Products and growing:

Bouillon Products

Herbox

Dressing and Dressing Mix Products

Follow Your Heart
Reser’s
Trader Joe’s

Flavoring Base and Seasoning Products

Garden Harvest
Minor’s
Publix

Frozen Food Products

Casa Solana
E-Z Eats!
El Pasado
Giant Eagle
Jose Ole
Posada
Tornados

Gravy Mix Products

McCormick
Publix

Prepared Salad Products

Reser’s

As part of the Salmonella Montevideo investigation, the Food and Drug Administration has been actively investigating the supply chain of black and red pepper supplied to Daniele International Inc., Pascoag, R.I.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that 245 people have been infected with a matching strain of Salmonella Montevideo in at least