Salmonella Infections Linked to Kellogg’s Honey Smacks Cereal
Yesterday, Kellogg recalled its Honey Smacks cereal with a “best if used by” date from June 14, 2018, through June 14, 2019. The “best if used by” date is on the box top. 73 people infected with the outbreak strain have been reported from 31 states. Thankfully Colorado is not among those states.
The recalled 15.3 oz. Kellogg’s Honey Smacks cereal has a UPC code of 38000 39103. The recalled 23.0 oz. Kellogg’s Honey Smacks cereal has a UPC code of 38000 14810. The UPC code is on the bottom of the box.
- Do not eat recalled Kellogg’s Honey Smacks cereal. Check your home for the recalled cereal and throw it away, or return it to the place of purchase for a refund.
- Even if some of the cereal was eaten and no one got sick, throw the rest of it away or return it for a refund.
- If you store cereal in another container without the packaging and don’t remember the brand or type, throw it away.
- Thoroughly wash the container with warm, soapy water before using it again, to remove harmful germs that could contaminate other food.
- Retailers should not sell or serve recalled Kellogg’s Honey Smacks cereal.