Recalls

RECALL: Potential Salmonella in Certain Lots of Raw Walnuts

March 17, 2015

To Our Valued Customers:

We have been alerted that the following Trader Joe's Raw Walnut products, with the specified "Best By" dates and Lot Numbers, may be contaminated with Salmonella:

Raw Walnuts

Product: Trader Joe’s Nuts Raw California Walnut Pieces – 16oz 
UPC Code: 00373685
BEST BY: 12/2015
Lot Number: GU4345

 

Product: Trader Joe’s Nuts Raw California Walnut Halves & Pieces – 16oz 
UPC Code: 00943338
BEST BY: 12/2015
Lot Number: GU4346; GU4349; GU4356

 

Product: Trader Joe’s Nuts Raw California Walnut Baking Pieces – 16oz 
UPC Code: 00519342
BEST BY: 12/2015
Lot Number: GU4350

 

Product: Trader Joe’s Nuts Raw California Premium Walnut Halves – 16oz 
UPC Code: 00519328
BEST BY: 12/2015
Lot Number: GU4343; GU4344; GU4351; GU4352

 

Product: Trader Joe’s Organic Raw Walnut Halves & Pieces – 12oz 
UPC Code: 00586627
BEST BY:  OCT 15 2015; OCT 16 2015; OCT 17 2015; OCT 20 2015; OCT 21 2015; NOV 17 2015; NOV 18 2015; NOV 19 2015; NOV 20 2015; NOV 28 2015; DEC 1 2015

 

To date, we have received no illness complaints related to these recalled products.

Out of an abundance of caution, all lots of these products have been removed from store shelves and their sale has been suspended while the source of the issue is identified.

If you purchased any of this product with the specified "Best By" dates and Lot Numbers, we urge you not to eat it. Dispose of the product or return it to any Trader Joe’s for a full refund.

If you have any questions, you may call Trader Joe’s Customer Relations at (626) 599-3817 [Monday through Friday, 6:00AM to 6:00PM] or send us an email.

We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience.