Another product has joined the latest round of recalls due to listeria. This time, Sabra Dipping Company is recalling 30,000 cases of its hummus dip. In addition, a random sample of the dip tested positive for the bacterium, Listeria monocytogenes. The following codes are associated with the recalled product:
- Classic Hummus-Expiration dates May 11 or May 15
- Classic-Garlic dual pack-Expiration dates May 11 or May 15
Consumers also need to check their 10, 30, 17, and 32 ounce packages as well.
Thus far there have been no reports of illnesses associated with the recall, and if you have purchased the affected product the company urges customers to throw away the package, or return it for a refund. Listeria poisoning can cause such undesirable symptoms like:
- Stiff neck
- Muscle Aches
Such poisoning can especially be damaging for those who are very young, elderly, or those with compromised immune systems. To learn more about this recall, please click here.