Wonderful Pistachios issues recall over salmonella concern

Published: Mar. 10, 2016 at 2:16 PM EST|Updated: Apr. 13, 2017 at 8:19 PM EDT
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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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