Update of the FDA Investigating a Multi-state Outbreak of Salmonella Concord Linked to Tahini Produced by Achdut Ltd.
In November 27 of 2018, the CDC and FDA investigated an outbreak of Salmonella concord linked to Tahini imported from Israel and manufactured by Achdut Ltd. Additional products were recalled in December of 2018. More products from the same manufacturer are being recalled now. The FDA is advising consumers not to eat recalled Achva, Achdut, Soom, S&F, and Pepperwood brand tahini and Soom brand Chocolate Sweet Tahini Halva Spread (lot code 071318CH) with expiration dates ranging from April 7, 2020 to May 21, 2020 and Baron’s brand tahini with the expiration date of May 5, 2021. @ https://www.fda.gov/Food/RecallsOutbreaksEmergencies/Outbreaks/ucm626790.htm?utm_campaign=Outbreak%20of%20Salmonella%20Concord%20Linked%20to%20Tahini_02082019&utm_medium=email&utm_source=Eloqua&elqTrackId=B310902428A80F93F181C79521149A35&elq=6972121d80204766a288a37f97dc54a5&elqaid=6688&elqat=1&elqCampaignId=5486
FDA Investigating a Multistate Outbreak of Salmonella Concord Linked to Tahini Produced by Achdut Ltd.
The United States Food and Drug Administration, along with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and state and local partners, is investigating a multistate outbreak of Salmonella Concord illnesses linked to tahini imported from an Israeli manufacturer, Achdut Ltd., located in Ari’el, Israel.