Listeria Found In Food Product Sold In Massachusetts, New York

Mushrooms sold in Massachusetts and New York have been linked to a listeria outbreak that has been plaguing parts of the nation.

Testing conducted by disease investigators at the Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) has led to the expansion of a national recall of Enoki mushrooms after two packages investigators purchased tested positive for Listeria monocytogenes.

California-based Guan’s Mushroom Co. announced over the weekend that it was recalling all packages of its Enoki mushrooms and suspending national distribution after tests conducted at the Massachusetts State Public Health Laboratory by staff from DPH’s Food Laboratory came back positive for Listeria.

The Enoki mushrooms that were recalled come in a clear plastic package with the description “Enoki Mushroom” in English, Korean, and French, with Guan’s logo on the front.

On the back, there is a UPC code. For the 100g/3.5-ounce, the code is…

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