I was shocked when I found out that Trader Joe’s had recalled several of their pre-made items. I love that store but this is definitely freaking me out! If you know someone who loves to shop here send them this list stat via our share link!!! It has affected these states Arizona, California, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas, Utah and Washington.
Here’s The Information From the Trader Joe’s Website About the Recall
“We have been alerted by our supplier of the following salads, found only in the specified regions, that there is a possibility that these products, with “USE BY” dates of 10/01/13 through 11/15/13, may be contaminated with E. coli, an organism that can cause serious food-borne illness if consumed:
Arizona, California, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas, Utah and Washington Stores ONLY:
Trader José’s Mexicali Brand Salad with Chili Lime Chicken (SKU 97216)
Northern California & Northern Nevada (Reno & Carson City) Stores ONLY:
Trader Joe’s Field Fresh Chopped Salad with Grilled Chicken (SKU 99050)
Trader Joe’s Classic Greek Salad (SKU 83579)
In accordance with our stringent health and safety standards, and as an extreme precaution, all of the potentially affected product has been removed from sale and destroyed.
If you purchased these items, please do not eat them. You may return them to any Trader Joe’s for a full refund or dispose of them.
Customers with questions may contact Trader Joe’s Customer Relations at (626) 599-3817 [Monday through Friday, 7:00 am to 5:00 pm Pacific Time].
We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience (source).”
This Trader Joe’s recall isn’t the first but lets hope it’s the last! Tell all your friends and co workers and you may even want to print this out and put it in you’re break rooms to share with others.