Update: Little Hatches Cream Cheese Recalled for Listeria Contamination
The FDA on May 28, 2021, announced that Interstate Food Products is recalling the following foods which may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes:
- Little Hatches Jalapeno Cream Cheese stores, UPC code 63818396147
- Little Hatches Queso dip, UPC code 638183961496
- Little Hatches Spicy Queso dip, UPC code 7051005091000
The recalled items were distributed in Whole Foods Rocky Mountain Region, and the Denver metro area for Natural Grocers. Affected products come in a 13.5 -ounce, clear plastic package.
What’s the Problem?
This FDA Recall began on May 20, 2021, and affects 14 ounce containers of Little Hatches Jalapeno Cream Cheese, UPC code 63818396147.
The recalled jalapeno cream cheese was distributed in 6 Whole Foods stores in the Denver Colorado Metro area, and sold in a clear plastic package marked with sell by date of 05/21 on top of container.
Interstate Food Products initiated this recall after routine testing by the FDA revealed the presence of Listeria monocytogenes in 14 ounce packages of Little Hatches Jalapeno Cream Cheese.
“Although healthy individuals may suffer only short-term symptoms such as high fever, severe headache, stiffness, nausea, abdominal pain and diarrhea, Listeria infection can cause miscarriages and stillbirths among pregnant women,” FDA said.
Consumers who purchased any recalled Whole Foods jalapeno cream cheese should either discard it or return it for a refund.
If you are concerned about a potential listeria food poisoning illness from jalapeno cream cheese, you should dial 9-1-1 immediately.
Do I Have a Whole Foods Jalapeno Cream Cheese Class Action Lawsuit?
The Class Action Litigation Group at our law firm is an experienced team of trial lawyers that focus on the representation of plaintiffs in Whole Foods Jalapeno Cream Cheese Lawsuits. We are handling individual litigation nationwide and currently accepting new listeria infection cases in all 50 states.
If you or a loved one had symptoms of food poisoning after eating recalled jalapeno cream cheese from Whole Foods, you should contact our law firm immediately. You may be entitled to a settlement by filing a suit and we can help.