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Sargento expands cheese recall

(Source: Sargento.com) (Source: Sargento.com)
Sargento is expanding its voluntary recall of some of their cheese products due to possible listeria contamination. (Source: Sargento Foods) Sargento is expanding its voluntary recall of some of their cheese products due to possible listeria contamination. (Source: Sargento Foods)

(RNN) - Sargento is expanding its recall of some of their cheese products due to possible listeria contamination.

The company is also ending its relationship with a supplier that provided the recalled cheese.

On February 10th, Sargento Foods Inc. issued a recall of certain products after being informed that their specialty Longhorn Colby cheese contained potential contamination of Listeria monocytogenes.

Sargento has decided to add to the recall 8 ounce packages of Sargento Sliced Colby, Sliced Muenster, Shredded Reduced Fat Colby-Jack, Shredded Chef Blends 4 Cheese Pizzeria and Artisan Blends Double Cheddar Shredded cheese packages, 7.5 ounce packages of Sliced Pepper Jack and 6.67 ounce packages of Sliced Tomato and Basil Jack.

Meijer has also announced a recall of its 8 oz. Colby Jack cheese chunks and 8 oz. Chunk Natural Muenster.

For a complete list of recalled products and sell-by dates, visit info.sargento.com.

Sargento says there have been no confirmed illnesses stemming from the recall.

Consumers can call the company at 1-800-243-3737 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Central time with any questions.

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