July 13, 2009: General Mills Announces Granola Recall Due To Salmonella Concerns

General Mills Granola Recall

General Mills, Minneapolis, MN, has announced a  granola recall for “Nut Lovers” flavor Nature Valley Granola Nut Clusters products containing pecans, because the products may be contaminated with the foodborne pathogen SalmonellaThe recall was issued because the pecans used in the products may be contaminated with Salmonella.

The recalled products are sold in a stand-up bags in grocery stores, convenience stores, and vending outlets nationwide.


Granola Recall Product Information

Nut Lovers flavor products with the following “best if used by dates” are being recalled:

  • 07MAR2010                     
  • 11MAR2010
  • 10MAR2010
  • 08MAR2010                 
  • 09MAR2010

Consumption of food contaminated with Salmonella can cause Salmonella food poisoning.  Salmonella symptoms may include diarrhea, abdominal cramps, and fever within eight to 72 hours after eating a contaminated food.  Additional symptoms may include chills, headache, nausea and vomiting that can last up to seven days.


Food Poisoning Lawsuit Information

This information is posted as a courtesy of The Weinberg Law Firm. If you have been diagnosed with Salmonella, are awaiting medical confirmation of infection, or have a question regarding your legal rights, please call us toll free at 1-877-934-6274.

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