January 5, 2015

Happy Apple Company Expands Recall of Caramel Apples to Include Kroger Brand Caramel Apples

The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services received information regarding Happy Apples expanding their recall of caramel apples to include Kroger Brand caramel apples produced by Happy Apple Company with a best use by date between September 15th and November 18th 2014. The product has the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.

Kroger brand caramel apples produced by Happy Apple Company are sold in single packs and three packs and each package will have a best use by date on the front of the label. They were distributed to the following states: Arizona, Alaska, Kansas, Idaho, Louisiana, Montana, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, Oregon, Texas, Utah, Washington and Wyoming.

View the original recall at:  http://health.mo.gov/information/news/2014/happyapple122414.

The full expanded recall can be found at:  www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm428852.htm.

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