Summary

Company announcement date:
FDA Publication Date:
Type of product:
Food and drinks
Reason for announcement:

Description of the reason for the recall

Listeria monocytogenes

Company Name:
Epicurean Butter LLC
Mark:
Product Description:

Product Description

Lemon Dill Finishing Butter


company announcement

Epicurean Butter LLC of Thornton, CO is recalling its 3.5 ounce jars of “Wegmans Lemon Dill Finishing Butter” foods due to a recall by our frozen dill supplier, SupHerb Farms, as it has the potential to to be contaminated by Listeria monocytogenesan organism that can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, the frail or elderly, and others with weakened immune systems.

Although healthy individuals may only experience short-term symptoms such as high fever, severe headache, stiffness, nausea, abdominal pain, and diarrhea, Listeria the infection can cause miscarriages and stillbirths in pregnant women.

The recalled “Wegmans Lemon Dill Finishing Butter” was distributed at Wegmans Food Markets in New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Maryland, Massachusetts, Virginia, North Carolina and Washington DC.

The product comes in a 3.5 ounce black plastic cup with a Wegmans label around and on the lid. The mug has a lidding film sealed under the lid. There is a “Best By” and batch number printed in blue ink by the label around the mug. The following products are subject to this recall.

Product Name Article # UPC code Plot # Expiration date Qty
Wegmans Lemon Dill Finishing Butter 3.5 oz 8 ct 44324 0 77890 44324 8 16314 07/05/22 43
Wegmans Lemon Dill Finishing Butter 3.5 oz 8 ct 44324 0 77890 44324 8 16357 07/16/22 121
Wegmans Lemon Dill Finishing Butter 3.5 oz 8 ct 44324 0 77890 44324 8 16438 07/21/22 84
Wegmans Lemon Dill Finishing Butter 3.5 oz 8 ct 44324 0 77890 44324 8 16536 09/08/22 92
Wegmans Lemon Dill Finishing Butter 3.5 oz 8 ct 44324 0 77890 44324 8 16619 08/24/22 252
Wegmans Lemon Dill Finishing Butter 3.5 oz 8 ct 44324 0 77890 44324 8 16702 09/14/22 84
Wegmans Lemon Dill Finishing Butter 3.5 oz 8 ct 44324 0 77890 44324 8 16722 09/15/22 42
Wegmans Lemon Dill Finishing Butter 3.5 oz 8 ct 44324 0 77890 44324 8 16761 09/22/22 30
Wegmans Lemon Dill Finishing Butter 3.5 oz 8 ct 44324 0 77890 44324 8 16797 09/30/22 95
Wegmans Lemon Dill Finishing Butter 3.5 oz 8 ct 44324 0 77890 44324 8 16829 06/10/22 126
Wegmans Lemon Dill Finishing Butter 3.5 oz 8 ct 44324 0 77890 44324 8 16902 10/18/22 135
Wegmans Lemon Dill Finishing Butter 3.5 oz 8 ct 44324 0 77890 44324 8 17037 11/17/22 33

These are the ONLY lots affected by this recall.

No illnesses have been reported to date related to this issue.

Epicurean Butter LLC has received notice from its herb supplier that certain batches of frozen dill may potentially be contaminated with listeria based on testing by one of the supplier’s food manufacturing customers in Canada who used the ingredient in one of their finished products.

Consumers who purchased 3.5 ounce packets of “Wegmans Lemon Dill Finishing Butter” are asked to return them to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with questions may contact the company at 303-427-5527, Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Mountain Time (MST).


Company details

Consumers:
Epicurean Butter LLC
303-427-5527
Media:
Niloy Phukan
720-775-9334

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