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Satur Farms’ Recall of Baby Spinach Affects Prepared Food Items from Whole Foods Market Stores in Eight States

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Whole Foods Market
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Whole Foods Market
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Pizza, sandwiches, wraps, etc.

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In response to a recall by Satur Farms, Whole Foods Market is voluntarily recalling various prepared foods items in eight states containing baby spinach because of a potential contamination of Salmonella.

Salmonella is an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Healthy persons infected with Salmonella often experience fever, diarrhea (which may be bloody), nausea, vomiting and abdominal pain. In rare circumstances, infection with Salmonella can result in the organism getting into the bloodstream and producing more severe illnesses such as arterial infections (i.e., infected aneurysms), endocarditis and arthritis.

The affected products, including salads, pizza, sandwiches and wraps, were sold at stores in Connecticut, Florida, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, and Rhode Island. No illnesses have been reported at this time.

Affected products are labeled with a Whole Foods Market scale label and can be identified by the following information. Additionally, consumers who purchased items containing baby spinach from the salad bars or hot bars at Whole Foods Market locations in these states should discard items purchased through January 23, 2019.


Product Product Code (begins with) Sell by Date Affected States
Chicken Florentine Panini 0265249 1/26/2019 CT, MA, ME, NH, RI
Golden Beet & Tangerine Salad 0276651 1/26/2019 CT, MA, ME, NH, RI
Locavore Cheese Steak Wrap 0288833 1/26/2019 CT, MA, ME, NH, RI
Mediterranean Stuffed Salmon 0276640 1/26/2019 CT, MA, ME, NH, RI
Quinoa with Dark Leafy Greens 0276652 1/26/2019 CT, MA, ME, NH, RI
Roasted Vegetables Panini 0286668 1/26/2019 CT, MA, ME, NH, RI
Salad Spring Berry Power 0261702 1/26/2019 CT, MA, ME, NH, RI
Smoked Turkey with Apple & Cheddar Sandwich 0289436 1/26/2019 CT, MA, ME, NH, RI
Spinach and Vegetable Quinoa Salad 0287410 1/26/2019 CT, MA, ME, NH, RI
Spinach Ravioli Salad with Lemon, Tomato, and Parmesan CC 0262216 1/26/2019 CT, MA, ME, NH, RI
Strawberry Balsamic Quinoa CC 0226215 1/26/2019 CT, MA, ME, NH, RI
Tofu Shawarma Wrap 0225938 1/26/2019 CT, MA, ME, NH, RI
Turkey Avocado Sandwich (Turkado Sandwich) 0268506 1/26/2019 CT, MA, ME, NH, RI
Turkey with Spinach & Feta Sandwich 0278131 1/26/2019 CT, MA, ME, NH, RI
Vegan Spinach Almond Ricotta Pizza 0289927 1/26/2019 CT, MA, ME, NH, RI
Chicken Cordon Blue Panini 0236489 1/24/2019 CT, NJ, NY
New England Cranberry Turkey Sandwich 0236543 1/24/2019 CT, NJ, NY
Paleo Mediterranean Tuna Salad 0278786 1/27/2019 CT, NJ, NY
Spinach, Sauteed with Garlic CC 0262208 1/27/2019 CT, NJ, NY
Avocado Dragon Ball Bowl 0239999 1/27/2019 FL
Bistro Pasta Salad 0270265 1/26/2019 FL
Breakfast Sandwich Platter 0289062 1/26/2019 FL
Chicken Enchiladas Dinner 0268015 1/28/2019 FL
Cilantro & Lime Chicken Burrito 0270878 1/26/2019 FL
Coconut Kiwi Butter Bowl 0251413 1/27/2019 FL
Egg White & Spinach Breakfast 0276983 1/27/2019 FL
Egg White Burrito 0276829 1/27/2019 FL
Eggplant Rolantini 0270871 1/26/2019 FL
Focaccia Vegetable Pesto Sandwich 0260646 1/27/2019 FL
Goat Cheese Salad With Mandarin Orange & Candied Cashews 0272681 1/27/2019 FL
I Yam What I Yam Bowl 0251986 1/27/2019 FL
Large Brasserie Cheese Goat Salad 0272680 1/27/2019 FL
Large Goat Cheese Green Salad 0289143 1/28/2019 FL
Large Spinach & Mushroom Salad 0272061 1/27/2019 FL
Maple Glazed Acorn Squash 0284071 1/26/2019 FL
Mesclun Mix With Candied Pecans & Sun Dried Cranberries 0272093 1/27/2019 FL
Mesclun Mix With Candied Pecans & SunDried Cranberries 0272788 1/27/2019 FL
Mustard Crusted Salmon 0271328 1/28/2019 FL
My Big Fat Greek Pizza 0270663 1/26/2019 FL
Orange Lentil Vegetable Egg Bowl 0251625 1/27/2019 FL
Pizza Il Mediterraneo  0229250 1/24/2019 FL
Salad Golden Beets Tangerine  0271078 1/26/2019 FL
Sandwich Baguette Chicken Saltimbocca 0237929 1/26/2019 FL
Sandwich Baguette Turkey Brie  0237933 1/26/2019 FL
Sandwich Ham Olive Sliced  0236398 1/27/2019 FL
Serbian Ajvar Vegetable Club 0220041 1/28/2019 FL
Small Spinach & Mushroom Salad 0272793 1/27/2019 FL
Smoked Mozzarella Pasta 0225081 1/28/2019 FL
Spinach Artichoke Bleus Pizza 0271388 1/26/2019 FL
Spinach Gorgonzola Salad 0267982 1/26/2019 FL
Spinach Strawberry Goat Cheese Salad 0260136 1/28/2019 FL
Spinach Walnut Bleus Pizza 0271331 1/26/2019 FL
Vegetable Pesto Focaccia 0244952 1/27/2019 FL
Vegetable Pesto Focaccia Sandwich 0244953 1/27/2019 FL
Watermelon Garbanzo Vegetable Bowl 0251968 1/27/2019 FL

Customers who purchased these products can bring a valid receipt into stores for a full refund. Consumers with additional questions can call 1-844-936-8255 between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 10:00 p.m. CST, Monday through Friday, or 8:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. Saturday through Sunday.

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