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Marie Callender’s recalls biscuit mix with General Mills flour

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Recalled General Mills flour linked to an ongoing E. coli outbreak has spurred yet another secondary product recall — this time it’s Marie Callender’s cheese biscuit mix. The International Commissary Corp. (ICC) distributed the biscuit mix to retailers in Alabama, California, Washington, Utah and Texas, according to the recall notice on the Food and Drug… Continue Reading

UPDATE: Breading mix recalled because of flour tied to E. coli outbreak

The recalled breading mix can be identified by the lot numbers circled in green.

UPDATED CONTENT 8:30 p.m. EDT — The Canadian Food Inspection Agency has posted a recall notice for Golden Dipt brand jalapeño breader mix distributed in Alberta and possibly nationwide. The product distributed in Canada has similar labels with red printing as that distributed in the U.S. The recalled product in Canada can be identified by the UPC number 7… Continue Reading

Fritters recalled; breading contains flour linked to outbreak

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Almost three tons of frozen, breaded chicken products from Simmons Prepared Foods Inc. are being recalled because flour used in the breading has been recalled because it is linked to an ongoing E. coli outbreak. The Arkansas company distributed the chicken products to locations in Arkansas for “institutional use” by undisclosed customers. The 30-pound boxes… Continue Reading

UPDATED: General Mills pulls Betty Crocker mixes because of E. coli

These are two of the three Betty Crocker cake mixes under recall in the U.S. The third is a "Delights" version of the "Rainbow Bit" mix.

UPDATED CONTENT July 13: General Mills Inc. updated its recall notice, removing the regular version of its “Betty Crocker Super Moist Rainbow Bit Cake Mix” distributed in the United States. Only the “Betty Crocker Delights Super Moist Party Rainbow Chip Cake Mix” and the “Betty Crocker Delights Super Moist Carrot Cake Mix” are being recalled… Continue Reading

Kroger recalls ice cream because of peanut residue in flour

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The Kroger Co. is recalling another product because it contains flour possibly contaminated with peanut residue, a known allergen. Kroger’s Deluxe S’mores Ice Cream in 48-ounce tubs is the latest product to be recalled by the nation’s second-largest grocery retailer. Kroger initiated the recall because Grain Craft recalled flour used in the ice cream after… Continue Reading

General Mills flour recall causes nationwide pancake mix recall

recalled Krusteaz pancake mix General Mills flour

The General Mills Inc. recall of 30 million pounds of flour linked to an ongoing E. coli outbreak continues to cause other companies to recall products, with Continental Mills Inc. now pulling back Krusteaz blueberry pancake mix from retailers nationwide. “The company was notified by our supplier that their product, a blueberry nugget, is made… Continue Reading

Flour-related outbreak spurs recall of 22 tons of hors d’oeuvres

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More than 22 tons of raw hors d’oeuvres such as chicken quesadillas, mini tarts and steak spring rolls are being recalled nationwide because they were made with flour linked to an ongoing E. coli outbreak. Kabob’s Acquisition Inc. recalled the 28 different frozen, not ready-to-eat meat and poultry products Friday evening, according to a notice… Continue Reading

Distributor recalls potato salad weeks after use-by dates

recalled Evies potato salad

Potato salad sold through Amazon Fresh from April through mid-June is being recalled more than two weeks after its latest use-by date because it contained frozen peas that were recalled June 17 for potential Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Maryland-based Hearn Kirkwood, a foodservice distributing company, is recalling “Evie’s Cheddar Potato Macaroni Salad” in a secondary recall to… Continue Reading

E. coli source remains elusive; General Mills recall spans Pacific

This is one of the varieties of General Mills flour included in the now 30-million pound recall.

Five days after General Mills Inc. tripled the size of its flour recall — now at 30 million pounds — officials in China warned people there to stop using certain bags of Gold Medal flour because of possible E. coli contamination. Unlike the expanded recall notice posted on the Food and Drug Administration’s website, the… Continue Reading

Mushroom soup recalled in Canada for potential botulism

Verano mushroom soup

Raices Food Inc. is recalling Verano Food Purveyors brand Mushroom Soup from the marketplace because it may permit the growth of Clostridium botulinum. According to the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA), no illnesses have been reported. The recalled soup was distributed in Nova Scotia. The public should not consume the recalled products described below. Anyone who… Continue Reading