Product Description:   Meijer Griller Blends
 
Pure Hot House Foods, Inc. is voluntarily recalling these fresh-cut products because they contain whole or sliced mushrooms which may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.  This voluntary recall notification is being issued due to finding Listeria monocytogenes in finished product that contained mushrooms. Pure Hothouse Foods Inc. is coordinating closely with regulatory officials. The voluntary recalled products were produced and distributed from Pure Hothouse Foods Inc. in Leamington, Ontario, Canada to retailers in the following states: Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, and Kentucky.
 
 Listeria monocytogenes is an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems.  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.
 
No illnesses have been reported in association with this voluntary recall.

Sell By Dates:  August 12, 12 through August 26, 12

Importer:   Pure Hot House Foods Inc., Leamington, Ontario      Made in: Canada
 
Date Recall Posted: August 16, 2012
 
UPCs:  
00000007-08820-85353-9
MOM ASPARAGUS BLEND 14 OZ
00000007-08820-85464-2
MOM MUSHROOMS WITH ROSEMARY 10 OZ
00000007-08820-85468-0
MOM GRILLERS STEAK TOPPERS 10 OZ

Summary of Recall: The Canadian Food Inspection Agency along with the FDA and Pure Hot House Foods, Inc, are warning the public not to consume the Freshly Cut Markets of Meijer Griller Blends because the product may be contamination with a foodborne organism – Listeria monocytogens.

Hazard: Possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes.  There have been no reported illnesses associated with these products.
 
What You Should Do: Consumers who may have purchased any of the above item(s) are asked to record the Sell by date and/or UPC code number, immediately dispose of the product in its entirety, and contact Pure Hothouse Foods Inc..
 
Consumer Contact Information:
Consumers with questions regarding this recall should contact Pure Hot House Foods, Inc. for further direction at 1-866-326-8444 Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. EST to obtain a full refund or at their website at www.pure-flavor.com.