July 29, 2016: Chapel Hill Creamery Recalls Cheese Products Because of Possible Health Risk

Chapel Hill Creamery Salmonella Recall Announcement – Chapel Hill Creamery, Chapel Hill, NC, announced a recall for all Chapel Hill Creamery cheeses, because the products may be linked to a Salmonella outbreak. According to a company press release “Health officials have identified recent cases of Salmonella infection in persons who consumed Chapel Hill Creamery products. A matching strain of Salmonella has been identified in the milk from the creamery that was used during preparation of the cheese products.”

Chapel Hill Creamery Salmonella Recall

The cheese products subject to the recall include all codes, packages and sizes of the following varieties of cheese manufactured by Chapel Hill Creamery and distributed through retail locations, Farmer’s Markets or restaurants throughout North Carolina, Tennessee, South Carolina, Virginia and Georgia.

The recall includes the follow Chapel Hill Creamery cheeses:

• Quark
• Danziger
• Swiss
• Paneer
• Calvander
• Hot Farmers Cheese
• Dairyland Farmers Cheese
• Smoked Mozzarella
• Fresh Mozzarella
• Burrata
• Hickory Grove
• Carolina Moon
• Smoked Farmers Cheese
• New Moon
• Pheta

Consumers are cautioned to not eat the recalled cheeses, and to throw away any recalled cheeses in their possession. Wholesale customers should remove the recalled cheeses from their shelves and dispose of the products, and the cheeses should not be used in food service. Finally, all customers are reminded to thoroughly wash their hands and any utensils or equipment that may have contacted the recalled cheese in warm, soapy water.

Please see About Salmonella and Salmonella Symptoms to learn more about Salmonella food poisoning. Orange County public health officials have set up a hot line at(919) 245-2378 to answer questions.

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