NEW YORK (FOX 5 NY) - Quaker Oats has voluntarily recalled its Quaker Quinoa Granola bars due to possible Listeria contamination.
According to the Food and Drug Administration, an ingredient supplier was found to have distributed sunflower kernels that may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes (L.mono). There have been no reported illnesses to date.
Quaker Oats says a small quantity of possibly contaminated granola bars made it to store shelves.
The recalled products are:
6.1 ounce boxes of Quaker Quinoa Granola Bars Chocolate Nut Medley with UPC code 30000 32241 and Best Before Dates of: 10/16/2016, 10/17/2016
6.1 ounce boxes of Quaker Quinoa Granola Bars Yogurt, Fruit & Nut with UPC 30000 32243 and Best
Before Dates of: 10/10/2016, 10/11/2016
If you have purchased either of the recalled products, dispose of them or return them to the place of purchase for a full refund.
Any questions can be directed to Quaker Oats at 800-856-5781, Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. (EST), or find more information at www.quakeroats.com.