Please spread the word! If you have Blue Bell Ice cream in your freezer. Toss it!
On April 20, 2015, Blue Bell Creameries of Brenham, Texas, voluntarily recalled all of its products currently on the market because they have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes which have resulted in 3 deaths so far.
The products are being recalled in 23 states, including Texas, and also in international locations.
This recall includes ice cream, frozen yogurt, sherbet and frozen snacks made at all Blue Bell facilities. Blue Bell has facilities in Brenham, in Broken Arrow, Okla., and in Sylacauga, Ala., and FDA currently has open investigations at facilities in each of these locations.
According to Blue Bell, the products being recalled are distributed to retail outlets, including food service accounts, convenience stores and supermarkets in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Wyoming and international locations.
Consumers should not eat any of the recalled the products. If these ice cream products are in your freezer, they should be thrown away or returned, even if some of them have been eaten without anyone becoming ill.
Blue Bell urges consumers who have purchased these items to return them to the place of purchase for a full refund. For more information consumers with questions may call 1-866-608-3940 Monday – Friday 8 a.m. – 8 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. CST or go to bluebell.com. Read More
For more information – http://kxan.com/2015/03/13/blue-bell-products-pulled-after-health-warning/