Kroger Recalls Four Seasonings Over Salmonella Fears

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A positive test for salmonella has caused Kroger to recall four of its seasonings.

The Kroger Co. announced Monday, July 29, 2015, it is recalling Kroger Ground Cinnamon, Kroger Garlic Powder, Kroger Coarse Ground Black Pepper and Kroger Bac'n Buds sold in its retail stores due to possible contamination from Salmonella.

The Kroger Co. announced Monday, July 29, 2015, it is recalling Kroger Ground Cinnamon, Kroger Garlic Powder, Kroger Coarse Ground Black Pepper and Kroger Bac’n Buds sold in its retail stores due to possible contamination from Salmonella.

The grocery store chain is recalling Kroger Ground Cinnamon, Kroger Garlic Power, Kroger Coarse Ground Black Pepper and Kroger Bac’n Buds.

A sample of Kroger Garlic Powder, from a South Carolina store, tested positive for salmonella contamination in a Food and Drug Administration test.

There have been no reports of illnesses associated with the seasonings, but Kroger said in a statement that it is recalling them this week as a precaution.

Kroger has removed the products from its shelves and asks that customers who have bought the seasonings not eat them and return them to a store for a full refund or replacement. Customers with questions may call 1-800-576-4377.

The recall covers 31 states.

Kroger is recalling the following items:

Product UPC Codes Size
Kroger Ground Cinnamon 1111070034 Sell by: May 19 18PS4 18.3 oz 
Kroger Garlic Powder 1111070039 Sell by: May 18 17PS4 24.7 oz 
Kroger Coarse Ground Black Pepper 1111070041 Sell by: May 18 18PS4Sell by: May 19 18PS4 17.1 oz 
Kroger Bac’n Buds 1111070025 Sell by: May 20 18PS4 12.0 oz 

 

Customers who have purchased the above products should not consume them and should return them to a store for a full refund or replacement.

Customers who have questions may contact Kroger at 1-800-KROGERS.