Kroger recalls four spices over salmonella contamination concerns

Posted at 12:03 PM, Jul 28, 2015
and last updated 2015-07-31 19:35:19-04

RICHMOND, Va. — Kroger has announced a recall of four spices due to salmonella contamination.

Virginia is listed by the company as one of the affected states.

The company said that the products may contain salmonella, and it could result in severe illness if the product is consumed.

The products being recalled are Kroger Ground Cinnamon, Kroger Garlic Powder, Kroger Coarse Ground Black Pepper and Kroger Bac’n Bud.

The recall affects almost 20 states. The affected locations are listed by the company as:

Georgia; South Carolina; Auburn, Alabama; Greater Cincinnati (including Northern Kentucky and Dayton, Ohio plus South Eastern Indiana); Central and Northwest Ohio; Northwestern Virginia panhandle; Michigan; Indiana (except SE Indiana, -Evansville-); Illinois; Eastern Missouri; Greater Memphis area, Tennessee; Arkansas; Mississippi; Western Kentucky; Hopkinsville and Bowling Green, Kentucky; Nashville and Knoxville, Tennessee; Huntsville, Alabama; North Carolina; Virginia; Eastern West Virginia; Eastern Kentucky; Southeastern Ohio; Texas and Louisiana.

Product UPC Codes Size
Kroger Ground Cinnamon 1111070034 Sell by: May 19 18PS4 18.3 oz
Kroger Garlic Powder 1111070039 Sell by: May 18 17PS4 24.7 oz
Kroger Coarse Ground
Black Pepper
1111070041 Sell by: May 18 18PS4Sell by: May 19 18PS4 17.1 oz
Kroger Bac’n Buds 1111070025 Sell by: May 20 18PS4 12.0 oz

If you have this product at home, return them to the store for a refund, or throw away.