Summary

Company announcement date:
FDA Publication Date:
Kind of product:
Food and drinks

Reason for posting:

Description of the reason for the call

Listeria monocytogenes

Company name:
Epicurean Butter LLC
Brand Name:
Description of the product:

Description of the product

Finishing oil with lemon dill


Company message

Epicurean Butter LLC of Thornton, Colorado is recalling its 3.5 oz tubs of “Wegmans Lemon Dill Finishing Butter” food due to a recall from our frozen dill supplier, SupHerb Farms, because it has the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenesan organism that can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, the frail or elderly, and others with weakened immune systems.

Although healthy individuals may suffer only short-term symptoms such as high fever, severe headache, stiffness, nausea, abdominal pain and diarrhea, listeria the infection can cause miscarriages and stillbirths in pregnant women.

The recalled “Wegmans Lemon Dill Finishing Butter” was distributed to Wegmans Food Markets in New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Maryland, Massachusetts, Virginia, North Carolina and Washington.

The product comes in a 3.5-ounce black plastic cup with a Wegmans label around and on the lid. The cup has a sealed cover foil under the lid. Next to the label around the cup is a “Best By” and lot number printed in blue ink. The following products are subject to this recall.

Name of the product item # UPC code many # Expiry date Qty
Wegmans Lemon Dill Finishing Oil 3.5oz 8ct 44324 0 77890 44324 8 16314 07/05/22 43
Wegmans Lemon Dill Finishing Oil 3.5oz 8ct 44324 0 77890 44324 8 16357 07/16/22 121
Wegmans Lemon Dill Finishing Oil 3.5oz 8ct 44324 0 77890 44324 8 16438 07/21/22 84
Wegmans Lemon Dill Finishing Oil 3.5oz 8ct 44324 0 77890 44324 8 16536 08/09/22 92
Wegmans Lemon Dill Finishing Oil 3.5oz 8ct 44324 0 77890 44324 8 16619 24.08.22 252
Wegmans Lemon Dill Finishing Oil 3.5oz 8ct 44324 0 77890 44324 8 16702 14.09.22 84
Wegmans Lemon Dill Finishing Oil 3.5oz 8ct 44324 0 77890 44324 8 16722 15.09.22 42
Wegmans Lemon Dill Finishing Oil 3.5oz 8ct 44324 0 77890 44324 8 16761 22.09.22 30
Wegmans Lemon Dill Finishing Oil 3.5oz 8ct 44324 0 77890 44324 8 16797 30.09.22 95
Wegmans Lemon Dill Finishing Oil 3.5oz 8ct 44324 0 77890 44324 8 16829 10/06/22 126
Wegmans Lemon Dill Finishing Oil 3.5oz 8ct 44324 0 77890 44324 8 16902 18.10.22 135
Wegmans Lemon Dill Finishing Oil 3.5oz 8ct 44324 0 77890 44324 8 17037 17.11.22 33

These are the ONLY batches affected by this recall.

No illnesses related to this problem have been reported to date.

Epicurean Butter LLC received notification from its herb supplier that some batches of frozen fennel could potentially be contaminated with listeria based on a test by one of the food manufacturing supplier’s customers in Canada who used the ingredient in one of their end products.

Consumers who purchased 3.5 ounce packages of “Wegmans Lemon Dill Finishing Butter” are urged to return them to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with questions may contact the company at 303-427-5527, Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM Mountain Time Zone (MST).


Company contact information

Users:
Epicurean Butter LLC
Media:
Niloy Phukan


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