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Fresh Express Spinach Recall for Salmonella

November 8, 2012 by


Fresh Express Incorporated is conducting a  recall of a limited quantity of Fresh Express Spinach with a Use-by Date of November 7 and Product Code of S299B25 due to a possible health risk from Salmonella. Customers with questions are instructed to contact their usual Fresh Express customer service representative. The recalled salads were distributed primarily […]

Fresh Express has a recall – Again for Salmonella

October 12, 2012 by


Product Being Recalled: Fresh Express Hearts of Romaine in 18 oz. package Product Code: S270A24 (located in upper right corner on front of package) Use-by Date: October 11 (also located in upper right hand corner of package) Distribution: Primarily in West-Northwest and Midwest regions of the U.S. ___________________________________  © 2012 US Food Safety Corporation. No […]

Hey Grandma, sometimes you catch more with vinegar than honey

April 6, 2011 by


My grandmother always said you can catch more with honey than vinegar, but apparently she wasn’t talking about bacteria.  The recent Fresh Express spinach recall made me tepid about trying other ready-to-eat products.  I researched the best way to clean veggies and came across an inexpensive, natural solution that rids nearly 98 percent of bacteria […]

I don’t think that Popeye is smiling today…spinach recall

April 6, 2011 by


Wait. He eats canned spinach, doesn’t he? So he wouldn’t be affected by today’s recall for fresh spinach. The Fresh Express Company of Salinas, California announced a recall of  almost 3,000 cases of its bagged fresh spinach product. Laboratory tests proved positive to Salmonella contamination from a random sampling of spinach samples. While Salmonella food […]

Shopping at Farmer’s Markets

August 15, 2010 by


I just love the summer here in Boston. The big T’s take over the city and that isn’t even when the Red Sox are in town. I mean traffic and tourists. Those people with maps, cameras and semi-well behaved children. Yesterday was a dandy day to be in the mother of all tourist attractions, Quincy […]