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Grilling Trays Recalled for Contaminated Mushrooms

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced Saturday that Pure Hothouse Foods Inc. was recalling fresh cut grilling trays because the mushrooms used in the trays had tested positive for Listeria monocytogenes.

On August 16, Pure Hothouse Foods issued a recall for 1402 cases and 8,412 individually distributed units of fresh cut grilling trays, with Sell-by dates of August 11, 2012 through August 26, 2012.  The products were produced and distributed from Pure Hothouse Foods, Inc. of Leamington, Ontario, Canada to retailers in Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois and Kentucky.

The following fresh cut grilling trays have been recalled:

– Meijer Brand “Grillers Mushroom with Rosemary”, UPC code:  7-08820-85464-2
– Meijer Brand “Grillers Steak Topper”, UPC code:  7-08820-85468-0
– Meijer Brand “Grillers Asparagus Blend”, UPC code:  7-08820-85353-9

No illnesses have been reported in association with this voluntary recall.

Pure Hothouse Foods Inc. customer service representatives have already contacted all customers impacted and are in the process of confirming that the recalled products are not in the stream of commerce. Consumers with questions may contact Pure Hothouse Foods Inc. directly at 1-866-326-8444 M-F 8am-5pm. (Eastern Standard Time)

Consumers who may have purchased any of the above item(s) are asked to record the Sell by date and/or UPC code number, immediately dispose of the product in its entirety, and contact Pure Hothouse Foods Inc. toll-free at 1-866-326-8444, Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Eastern Time) to obtain a full refund.

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