2.4 Million Boxes of Cake Mix Recalled Over Possible Salmonella Contamination
Oh No! That cake may make you ill! This cake mix is being recalled.
Duncan Hines has a recall on certain cake mixes due to the possibility of them being contaminated with Salmonella. The Cake Mix Recall was issued due to a positive finding of Salmonella in a retail sample of Duncan Hines Classic White cake mix.
The Duncan Hines Brand cake mixes involved in this Cake Mix Recall are the Classic White, Classic Butter Golden, Classic Yellow, and Signature Confetti. All of the cake mixes, in 15.25-ounce packages, had Best If Used by Dates on the top box of March 7-13, 2019.
Each product has a different UPC:
1. Duncan Hines Classic White Cake (644209307500)
2. Duncan Hines Classic Yellow Cake (644209307494
3. Duncan Hines Classic Butter Golden Cake (644209307593
4. Duncan Hines Signature Confetti Cake (644209414550)
Remember to wash your hands, work surfaces, and utensils thoroughly after contact with raw batter products. Always follow baking instructions. Don’t eat raw batter.
Symptoms of Salmonellosis
Consumption of food contaminated with salmonella can cause salmonellosis, a bacterial foodborne illness. The most common symptoms are diarrhea, abdominal cramps, and fever within 12 to 72 hours after eating the contaminated product.
Most people recover without treatment.
What to do if you have the products in this Cake Mix Recall
If you have bought the mixes, do not consume them and to return them to the place of purchase. Consumers with questions can call Conagra Brands at 1-888-299-7646, between 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST, Monday through Friday or visit www.duncanhines.com.
Source: U.S. Food & Drug Administration
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