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Maytag Dairy Farms expands blue cheese recall

Maytag Dairy Farms is expanding its voluntary recall of “Maytag Blue” blue cheese wedges, wheels and crumbles because they have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.   This expanded recall is of 35 lots of 1-, 4- and 8-ounce wedges and 2- and 4-pound wheels; and 43 batches of 8-ounce crumbles and 5-pound… Continue Reading

More Maytag Blue cheese recalled because of Listeria concerns

Maytag Dairy Farms is voluntarily recalling five lots of “Maytag Blue” blue cheese wedges and wheels and 15 batches of blue cheese crumbles because they have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened… Continue Reading

Listeria Test Causes Blue Cheese Recall

Maytag Dairy Farms in Newton announced Saturday a voluntary recall of Maytag Raw Milk Blue cheese due to possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes, according to a press release. The recalled product was packaged on Jan. 6 in 4-ounce wedges, 8-ounce wedges, 2-pound wheels, 4-pound wheels and 5-pound crumbles. The lot included 896 pounds of cheese… Continue Reading