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Costco posts Hard-Boiled Egg Recall

December 27, 2019 by


Kirkland Signature Hard-Boiled Eggs purchased between October 11 and December 23, 2019 have been recalled for Listeria. Below is the link to the Costco letter to members. Click to access Kirkland_Signature_1165240_Hard_Boiled_Eggs_recall-191226.pdf © 2019 US Food Safety Corporation. No copyright claim is made for portions of this blog and linked items that are works of the […]

Hard-boiled and Peeled Eggs Recalled for Listeria

December 23, 2019 by


Almark Foods is  recalling Hard-Boiled and Peeled Eggs in white plastic pails with white plastic lids due to the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. Updated information December 23, 2019: Brand Product 7 Select 2 Count Hard-Cooked Eggs w/salt/pepper Almark Foods Classic ProBox Mini Almark Foods Smokehouse PRoBox Mini Almark Foods Barbecue Probox Mini […]

4 Hospitalized, 1 Death, CDC & FDA: investigating a multistate outbreak of Listeria linked to hard-boiled eggs, No Recall

December 20, 2019 by


CDC is concerned that bulk, fresh hard-boiled eggs produced by Almark Foods of Gainesville, Georgia, are contaminated with Listeria and have made 4 people sick (plus one death)  These products were packaged in plastic pails for use nationwide by food service operators. These products have not been recalled. However, because Listeria can cause severe infections, […]

This is the secret meaning behind the numbers on your egg carton

September 16, 2019 by


by Kelsey Mulvey How to decode your egg carton On the side of your egg carton, right by (or below) the “Sell By” date, you’ll see a three-digit code. No, it’s not an arbitrary serial number; it’s the Julian date, your fail-safe guide to fresh eggs. Ranging from 001 to 365, the Julian date represents […]

Health effects of eggs: Where do we stand?

March 27, 2019 by


by Denise Powell Are eggs good for you or not? The 2015 to 2020 Dietary Guidelines for Americans recommends the nutrient-dense food as a source of protein, but an article in JAMA this month made a stir when it reported an association between eating eggs and an increased risk of heart disease and early death. […]