The FDA announced on its website that AWERS, Inc. of Bellevue, WA recalled Grained Salmon Caviar 95g (Sockeye Salmon Caviar) because it has the potential to be contaminated with Clostridium botulinum. The product was distributed in California, New York, Oregon, and Washington and may have further distributed to other states and Canada. Product is packed in a metal tin with Cyrillic lettering. No illnesses have been reported to date. The product was reviewed by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and sent to a lab for testing. The analysis showed a lower than normal salt content, which can foster an anaerobic environment which is necessary to breed the Clostridium botulinum bacteria. No Clostridium botulinum bacterium was detected in the product. @ https://www.fda.gov/safety/recalls-market-withdrawals-safety-alerts/awers-inc-recalls-grained-salmon-caviar-95g-because-possible-health-risk?utm_campaign=AWERS%2C%20Inc.%20Recalls%20Grained%20Salmon%20Caviar%2095g%20Because%20of%20Possible%20Health%20Risk&utm_medium=email&utm_source=Eloqua
AWERS, Inc. Recalls Grained Salmon Caviar due to potential botulism
AWERS, Inc. of Bellevue, WA is recalling Grained Salmon Caviar 95g (Sockeye Salmon Caviar) with “BEST BEFORE OCT 07 2020”, because it has the potential to be contaminated with Clostridium botulinum, a bacterium which can cause life-threatening illness or death.