Virginia seafood lovers, beware: There’s been a recall on shrimp!

Shrimp lovers in Virginia may have to lay off their favorite food for a while. According to CBS News, the Kroger Company (which also happens to be the largest grocery chain in the United States) has issued a shrimp recall in northwestern Virginia, Michigan, and central and northwest Ohio.

So what’s wrong with them? The shrimp sold by Kroger’s, Fry’s, King Soopers, and Smith grocery stores (all belonging to the Kroger Company) are potentially raw or undercooked, despite their labels saying that they’re cooked.

The recall applies to shrimp products with these product codes:

  • Peeled Cooked Shrimp 26/30 UPC 40401-370681
  • Sand Bar Peeled/ Cooked Shrimp 26/30 CPTO UPC 11110-64115
  • Shrimp 26/30 Cooked Service Case UPC 89461-XXXXX
  • Shrimp Cocktail 26/30 UPC 99479-5XXXX
  • Shrimp Cooked 26/30 Seasoned Service Case UPC 98107-XXXXX
  • Shrimp Cooked 26/30 Seasoned Service Case UPC 69472-XXXXX
  • Shrimp Cooked, Tail-On 26/30 Frozen Service Case UPC 69439-XXXXX
  • Shrimp Cooked Tail-On Frozen Service Case UPC 89439-XXXXX
  • Shrimp Grab & Go Service Case UPC 69447-XXXXX

If you have any of these products, you can return them to the grocery store for a full refund.

What are your thoughts on the Virginia shrimp recall from the Kroger Company? Do you have any of these recalled shrimp products? Share your thoughts with us in the comment section below!

 

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