The onion salmonella outbreak grows. More recalls from Walmart, Kroger, Publix, H-E-B

TA-FC ClipBoard: This title is misleading: ONION SALMONELLA OUTBREAK WALMART, KROGER, PUBLIX, H-E-B. It makes one think onions in the produce department are being recalled, when in fact prepared foods using infected onions were recalled – all of them animal products. Usually recalls are made by the companies producing the food. Except for Taylor FarmsContinue reading “The onion salmonella outbreak grows. More recalls from Walmart, Kroger, Publix, H-E-B”

FDA criticized for waiting 6 weeks to announce latest romaine lettuce E. coli outbreak

CNAP ClipBoard: The problem with not announcing it because the lettuce was already past its shelf date and not available for sale, is that most grocers sell produce beyond its shelf date. When it’s too rotted to do that, then they put it in a greatly reduced price section of the produce for poor peopleContinue reading “FDA criticized for waiting 6 weeks to announce latest romaine lettuce E. coli outbreak”

Salmonella and Milk In The Wine

Originally posted on ANIMAL-FREE SOUS-CHEF™:
Did you know that many wine companies use egg whites and/or potassium caseinate (an animal milk protein) to purify their wines? They discovered years ago that unwanted particles in the wine would stick to these substances when added to the wine, making the removal of them easier, leaving a pure…