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Shrimp Recall for Vibrio

March 16, 2020 by


AFC Distribution Corp. (“AFC”) of Rancho Dominguez, California is recalling Cooked Butterfly Tail-On Whiteleg Shrimp (Sushi Ebi), Lot #2019.10.02, utilized in various prepared menu offerings with sell-by dates ranging from 02/19/2020 to 03/13/2020, because this ingredient may have a potential to be contaminated with Vibrio parahaemolyticus. Vibrio parahaemolyticus is an organism which can cause illnesses […]

Kroger posts Shrimp Recall

December 28, 2018 by


Kroger has posted the following recall on its website. SHRIMP COCKTAIL 26/30, **6976; SHRIMP COOKED 26/30 SEASONED RW BA, 1 RW; PEELED COOKED SHRIMP 26/30 CPTO, 2 LB; SHRIMP 26/30 CT COOKED, RW; SHRIMP COOKED T-ON 26/30 FZ RW FP BA, 1 LB; SHRIMP GRAB & GO RW BA, 1 RW; SHRIMP COOKED 26/30 SEASONED, […]

Here’s why you should really be eating those shrimp shells

October 3, 2016 by


By Adina Steiman It’s time for some #realtalk. Come autumn, food puts on its prettiest clothes. Rainbow-colored heirloom tomatoes, verdant greens, and crayon-toned squash all compete for the beauty crown with the ruthless determination. And in general, all that beauty delivers on its promise of vibrant flavor. But I’m going to ask you to set […]

4,225 Pounds of Frozen Shrimp Scampi products Recalled

July 14, 2016 by


Michael Angelo’s Gourmet Foods, Inc., Austin, Texas, is recalling approximately 4,225 pounds of frozen shrimp scampi products due to misbranding and undeclared allergens, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. The products may be mislabeled and contain chicken, as well as egg and soy, known allergens, which are not […]

The Shrimp you Buy May not be What You Think

October 30, 2014 by


by Dino Grandoni The next time you sit down for some shrimp scampi, beware of a bait-and-switch. Much of the shrimp sold in grocery stores and restaurants across the U.S. isn’t exactly what it says on the package or the menu, a new survey claims. Using DNA testing, the marine conservation group Oceana sampled 143 […]

Asian Disease Forces Massive Price Hike for Shrimp in US

April 25, 2014 by


In August, as the price of shrimp soared to $5.80 a pound, CNN called the new price on headless crustaceans an “all-time high.” But do you know what consumers today would call that price? A bargain. The United States produces only about 10 percent of the shrimp we consume. The rest comes from Asia, and […]

Wild Shrimp Recall

March 22, 2014 by


Giant and Stop & Shop have posted the following recalls on their  websites: Texas Wild Caught Shrimp 16/20 Recall Date: Mar 21, 2014 SB P&D SHR16-20 THW TP – 1 EA UPC: 2443100000 Codes:Remove All Product Labeled – Texas Wild Caught Shrimp SB P&D SHRMP 16/20 20#C – 2 LB UPC: 2724145016 Codes: Remove All […]