Scenic Fruit Company of Gresham, Ore, is recalling 5,091 cases (61,092 eight ounce bags) of Woodstock Frozen Organic Pomegranate Kernels.
The kernels have the potential to be contaminated with Hepatitis A virus. No illnesses are currently associated with the product, and testing to date shows no presence of Hepatitis A virus in the kernels.
The products were shipped from February 2013, through May 2013, to UNFI distribution centers in California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Iowa, New Hampshire, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Texas and Washington State. Those centers may have further distributed products to retail stores in other states.
Woodstock Organic Pomegranate Kernels are sold in eight-ounce (227 gram) resealable plastic pouches (see image) with UPC Code 0 42563 01628 9. Specific coding information to identify the product can be found on the back portion of these pouches below the zip-lock seal. The following lots are subject to this recall:
- C 0129 (A,B, or C) 035 with a best by date of 02/04/2015
- C 0388 (A,B, or C) 087 with a best by date of 03/28/2015
- C 0490 (A,B, or C) 109 with a best by date of 04/19/2015
Consumers should not consume the product, but dispose it of immediately. Proof of product purchase should be retained.
Consumers may contact the Scenic Fruit Company at 877-927-3434 from Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. PDT, or by or email at email@example.com.