The FDA with CDC assists the Florida Department of Health (FL DOH) and Florida Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services (FDACS) in investigating an outbreak of Listeria monocytogenes infections linked to ice cream supplied by Big Olaf Creamery of Sarasota, Florida. As of August 2, 2022, CDC reports 25 illnesses, 24 hospitalizations, one death, and a fetal loss in 11 states (CO (1), FL (13), GA (1), IL (1), KS (1), NE (1), MA (2), MN (1), NJ (1), NY (2), and PA (1)). This is an ongoing investigation.@ https://www.fda.gov/food/outbreaks-foodborne-illness/outbreak-investigation-listeria-monocytogenes-ice-cream-july-2022?utm_medium=email&utm_source=govdelivery
Update on the outbreak investigation of Listeria monocytogenes in Big Olaf ice cream
Outbreak Investigation of Listeria monocytogenes: Ice Cream
Do not eat, sell, or serve recalled ice cream products from Big Olaf Creamery of Sarasota, FL. FDA’s outbreak investigation is ongoing.