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Winn-Dixie Sprouts Recalled- Salmonella

Caryn Jack5 years ago

Winn-Dixie Stores, Inc. is voluntarily recalling all LEASA brand sprouts due to a potential Salmonella contamination. According to the FDA, a Salmonella infection can be fatal to children, elderly people, or those with compromised immune systems.

Description of Recalled Sprouts 

  • Sprouts were sold at Winn-Dixie stores between Jan. 7, 2012, and Jan. 18, 2012, and have expiration dates between Feb. 1, 2012, and March 15, 2012.
  • Living Alfalfa Sprouts were sold in a 6 oz. package marked with a UPC code of 7546555912.
  • Broccoli Sprouts were sold in a 4 oz. package marked with a UPC code of 7546555636.
  • Gourmet Sprouts were sold in a 6 oz. package marked with a UPC code of 7546555633.
  • Spicy Sprouts were sold in a 6 oz. package marked with a UPC code of 7546555635.
  • Onion Sprouts were sold in a 6 oz. package marked with a UPC code of 7546555634.

About the Sprouts Recall 

In the official recall notice, Mary Kellmanson, vice president of marketing for Winn-Dixie, said that while only the LEASA Living Alfalfa Sprouts were subject to the mandatory recall, Winn-Dixie is voluntarily recalling all LEASA branded sprouts (listed above) due to a risk of exposure.

Consumers in possession of LEASA brand sprouts should put the recalled sprouts into a sealed container and discard immediately. A full refund may be granted at any Winn-Dixie store with proof of purchase. Consumers with questions may contact the Winn-Dixie Guest Service Center.

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