Nestle Recalls Cookie Dough Products
In a statement released today, the FDA said that there have been 66 reported illnesses across 28 states since March. No one has died from the consumption of the raw cookie dough; however there have been 25 people hospitalized, 7 with HUS. The FDA advises consumers to throw away any prepackaged, refrigerated Nestle Toll House cookie dough products that they may have in their homes. The FDA is also advising retailers, restaurants, and employees at other food service operations not to sell or serve any Nestle Toll House cookie dough products.
The recall includes refrigerated cookie dough, cookie dough tubs, cookie dough tubes, limited edition cookie dough items, seasonal cookie dough, and Ultimate cookie bar dough. It does not affect any other Toll House products.
For additional information see: http://www.fda.gov/NewsEvents/Newsroom/PressAnnouncements/ucm167908.htm