Bekkum Family Farms of Westby, Wisconsin is recalling shredded cheese because it may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. This cheese was processed on the same equipment at Alpine Slicing & Cheese Conversion that prompted a recall of other shredded cheeses on January 2, 2011.
- Labeled “Grumpy Goat Shreds”
- Nordic Creamery brand name
- 8-ounce bags
- Code date of 10-MAR-12
- Sold in stores in Wisconsin, Minnesota, and California beginning November 11, 2011
Throw the cheese away or return it to the place of purchase for a full refund. The product has not tested positive for the bacteria, but the company is recalling it “out of an abundance of caution”.
No illnesses have been reported in conjunction with consumption of this product.