• Unlicensed store owner won't say where he got food, raw milk

    9 days ago - By Food Safety

    Health inspectors have shut down a Minneapolis food seller because he was operating without a license, selling raw dairy products and uninspected meat, and refused to provide information on the origin of the products.
    Armed with a search warrant, public health officials went into the unlicensed operation, doing business as Uptown Locavore, at 3137 Hennepin Ave. They where they found a variety of foods and beverages for sale in violation of several laws. Inspectors sealed all coolers and freezers that contained food, according to a spokesman from the city health department. The inspectors...
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  • Whole Foods recalls raw milk cheese in Canada for E. coli risk

    Whole Foods recalls raw milk cheese in Canada for E. coli risk

    9 days ago - By Food Safety

    Whole Foods Market is recalling cheese sold at its stores in Ontario, Canada, because French public health officials have traced an E. coli O26 outbreak to it.
    Monday the Canadian Food Inspection Agency posted a recall by Les Dépendances involving Haute Montagne brand raw milk cheese “Reblochon de Savoie au lait cru.” The Tuesday recall for the Whole Foods branded cheese does not indicate the country of origin for the “Reblochon Cheese ‘raw cow cheese' ” product.
    “Check to see if you have recalled products in your home. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where...
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