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Grocery Recalls Seafood Products Made with Potentially Contaminated Onions

A grocery store with locations in North Carolina, Maryland, Virginia and the District of Columbia issued a voluntary recall of eight seafood products Friday because they were made with onions that may be contaminated with Listeria.

North Carolina-based Harris Teeter grocery chain is recalling a variety of foods served in its Service Seafood Department because they contain onions that recalled after testing revealed the presence of Listeria monocytogenes in a sample in the vegetables.

Products subject to the voluntary recall include the following dishes. Each food is listed below, followed by its product code.

– Crab Stuffed Flounder: #0020822400000

– Crab Stuffed Salmon: #0020822500000

– Crab Stuffed Tilapia: #0020822600000

– Maryland Style Crab Cakes, 4 oz: #0020967400000

– Deviled Stuffed Crab: #0020966700000

– The Charleston Crab Cake, 4 oz: #0020966900000

– Signature Lump Crab Cake, 4 oz: #0020967000000

– Signature Lobster Cake, 3 oz: #0020967100000

Harris Teeter was informed by the supplier of these products – 3 Fish, Inc. – that they contain onions that have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria.

The grocer has removed the affected items from store shelves and encourages customers who purchased these seafoods on September 3 or later to return them to any Harris Tweeter for a full refund.

Anyone with questions is urged to call the company’s customer relations department at 800-432-6111 and select Option 2 to be connected with a representative Monday through Friday between 8:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. and Saturday between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.

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