All Chapel Hill Creamery cheese products Recalled

Posted on August 1, 2016 by


Chapel Hill Creamery in Chapel Hill, NC, has announced a recall of all Chapel Hill Creamery cheese products because of a potential association with an outbreak of Salmonella infections. Health officials have identified recent cases of Salmonella infection in persons who consumed Chapel Hill Creamery products. A matching strain of Salmonella has been identified in the milk from the creamery that was used during preparation of the cheese products. The products involved in the recall include all codes, packages and sizes of the following varieties of cheese manufactured by Chapel Hill Creamery and distributed through retail locations, Farmer’s Markets or restaurants throughout North Carolina, Tennessee, South Carolina, Virginia and Georgia.

Hot Farmers Cheese
New Moon
Smoked Mozzarella
Fresh Mozzarella
Hickory Grove
Carolina Moon
Smoked Farmers Cheese
Dairyland Farmers Cheese

Chapel Hill Creamery has requested wholesale customers to remove any CHC cheese from their shelves and dispose of it. Consumers who have this product in their home should not consume it and should dispose of it. Customers are reminded to thoroughly wash their hands and any utensils or equipment that may have contacted the cheese in warm, soapy water.

The Creamery will provide updated information on its web site ( as it becomes available.

Orange County has provided a hot line (919) 245-2378 for any questions.

© 2016 US Food Safety Corporation. No copyright claim is made for portions of this blog and linked items that are works of the United States Government, state governments or third parties.

Posted in: Family safety