Sargento Foods Inc. is recalling a number of its cheese products because of potential contamination with Listeria. There have been no confirmed illnesses, but Sargento said one of its suppliers, Deutsch Kase Haus, LLC, notified it that some of its Longhorn Colby cheese should be recalled.
The recalled products are:
Sargento Ultra Thin Sliced Longhorn Colby, 6.84 oz., UPC 4610000228, with “Sell By” dates of “12APR17B” and “10MAY17B”
Sargento Chef Blends Shredded Nacho & Taco Cheese, 8 oz., UPC 4610040041, with “Sell By” dates of “H14JUN17” and “H12JUL17”
And also ...
Out of an abundance of caution, Sargento also recalled the following products because they were packaged on the same line as the affected cheese:
Sargento Sliced Colby-Jack Cheese, 12 oz., UPC 4610000109 with “Sell By” date of “11JUN17B”
Sargento Sliced Pepper Jack Cheese, 12 oz., UPC 4610000108 with “Sell By” dates of “12JUN17B”, “09JUL17B” and “10JUL17B”
Sargento Chef Blends Shredded Taco Cheese, 8 oz., UPC 4610040002 with “Sell By” dates of “H14JUN17” and “F28JUN17”
Sargento Off The Block Shredded Fine Cut Colby-Jack Cheese, 8 oz., UPC 4610040014 with “Sell By” date of “F05JUL17”
Sargento Off The Block Shredded Fine Cut Cheddar Jack Cheese, 8 oz., UPC 4610040076 with “Sell By” date of “F05JUL17”
The recalled cheeses were packaged at the company's Plymouth, Wis. facility. No other Sargento branded products have been affected by this recall.
Information is available at 1-800-CHEESES (1-800-243-3737), from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Central Time).
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