Recalled frozen raspberries were sold in local supermarkets, school cafeterias

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SAN DIEGO -- Frozen raspberry products that have been recalled for possible hepatitis A contamination were sold locally in supermarkets and served in school cafeterias, the San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency announced Friday.

The products were sold in the following eight Aldi supermarkets across the county:

San Diego

  • 8788 Navajo Road
  • 6755 Mira Mesa Boulevard, Suite 130

Chula Vista

  • 40 North 4th Avenue, Suite 110
  • 1850 Main Court

Encinitas

  • 333 North El Camino Real

Escondido

  • 1330 East Valley Parkway #M
  • 1352B West Valley Parkway

Vista

  • 1750 University Drive

The Escondido Union School District also used the products in yogurt parfaits served for breakfast in school cafeterias from September 5 to October 31.

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued a nationwide voluntary recall on the frozen raspberries sold under the Aldi and Raley's supermarket private label brands on Thursday, according to county health officials. No illnesses related to exposure to the products have been reported.

People who have bought the products should not eat them and return them to the store for a refund.

To see the list of locations where the berries were sold or served, click here.

The recalled products sold at Aldi are:

Season’s Choice Raspberries (frozen) 12-ounce bags with “best by” dates of June, 10, 2021, August 1, 2021, and August 23, 2021. The UPC code is 0 41498 12419 9 and the lot codes are 20161A, 20213A, and 20235A.

Season’s Choice Berry Medley (frozen) 16-ounce bags with “best by” dates of July 17, 2021, July 20, 2021, and July 22, 2021. The UPC code is 0 41498 31344 9 and the lot codes are 20198A, 20201A, and 20203A.

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