Cheese recalled for Listeria monocytogenes contamination – .

Cheese recalled for Listeria monocytogenes contamination – .

Cahill’s brand of Original Irish Porter Cheese has been recalled due to possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes.
The product manufactured by Tree of Life Canada ULC has been distributed in New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island and Quebec.

No illness has been reported. The recall was triggered by testing by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency.

No illness has been reported to the Canadian Food Inspection Agency from the consumption of the cheese. In the photo, the 2.27 kg brand of cheese has been recalled. (Canadian Food Inspection Agency)

Two specific items of the brand were recalled:

  • Size of 2.27 kilograms with UPC 00034463010160 with code 22-JA-13
  • Format 200 grams with UPC 00034463016056 with code 21-DE-13

Food contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes may not look or smell bad, but can still make you sick. Symptoms include fever, headache, vomiting, nausea, abdominal cramps, and diarrhea.

Especially pregnant women, the elderly and people with weakened immune systems are at risk.

Recalled products must be discarded or returned to the retailer.


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