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Pesto Recall for possible Botulism

October 12, 2014 by


California Olive and Vine, LLC of Sutter, CA is recalling Pumpkin Seed Pesto because of irregular lab results. The company found that the jarred pesto may have been improperly processed, making it susceptible to contamination with Clostridium botulinum. This food product was distributed under the Williams-Sonoma label, nationwide, since September 2014. The product labels have […]

Pasta Recall for Listeria

September 4, 2014 by


Tjs Place of Kirkland Washington is recalling approximately 20 containers of Basil Pesto Pasta packed in 8 oz plastic tubs because it has the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. The recalled Basil Pesto Pasta was sold between the dates 8/18/14 and 8/21/14. The Basil Pesto Pasta affected by this recall has a sticker […]

Two cases of botulism in Ohio investigated, may be linked to California pesto

August 1, 2014 by


by Ben Chapman Mrs. Kalisz, my grade 7 and 8 family studies teacher warned of the dangers of botulism by showing our class a bulging can of beans (which she kept in a ziplock bag). What I took away from that story was to never buy or use dented cans (although that practice can be […]