Wonderful Pistachios issues recall over salmonella concern
RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Health officials are investigating 11 cases of salmonella contamination in nine states, including one case in Virginia, that are linked to Wonderful Pistachios.
Giant/Martin's issued a recall Thursday of two Wonderful Pistachios products, which are:
- Wonderful Roasted No Salt Pistachios, UPC 1411391006 with best by dates of 2016 OCT 27 and lot codes of 1509123255901, 1509123256001 and 1509123255601
- Wonderful Roasted Shelled Salted Pistachios, UPC 1411373406 with a best by date of 2016 OCT 26 and a lot code of 1509123260401 or a best by date of 2016 NOV 02 and a lot code of 1510123295301
Customers who have purchased these products should discard any unused portions and bring their receipts to Giant or Martin's stores for a full refund.
These recalls are part of a larger nationwide recall of pistachios and were sold under the brand names Wonderful, Paramount Farms, and Trader Joe's. Click here for the full list.
The U.S. Food & Drug Administration and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are assisting Wonderful Pistachios with the recall.
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