RECALL ALERT: Various tea products from Mountain Mel’s Essential Goods due to potential Salmonella contamination

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Courtesy: MGN

SILVER SPRING, Md. (WFXR) – Mountain Mel’s Essential Goods has announced some of their line of teas have been recalled due to a potential contamination of Salmonella.

Those teas include:

  • Milk Lady’s Tea (LOT # ML6271950)
  • Peaceful Baby Herbal Tea (LOT # PB781950)
  • Diges-Teas Herbal Tea (LOT # DT7619100)

The Milk Lady’s, Peaceful Baby and Diges-Teas were distributed in Oregon and Washington states through New Seasons Market and nationwide through Azure Standard, Mountainmels.com and Amazon.com. The affected tea products were distributed by Mountain Mel’s Essential Goods with the dates of June 27, 2019 and July 20, 2019.

The Milk Lady’s Herbal Tea Blend, UPC 7 99632 05658 4, is packaged in a tall thin tin container with 2 oz of tea per tin, with a purple label. The LOT# of the recalled batch is # ML6271950. The LOT# can be located on the bottom of the tin package. The Best By Date of the Milk Lady’s Tea is listed as 7/2021.

Peaceful Baby Herbal Tea Blend, UPC 7 99632 05656 0, is packaged in a tall thin tin container with 2 oz of tea per tin, with a blue label. The LOT# of the recalled batch is #PB781950. The LOT# can be located on the bottom of the tin package. The Best By Date of the Peaceful Baby Tea is listed as 7/2021.

Diges-Teas Herbal Tea Blend, UPC 7 99632 05665 2, is packaged in a tall thin tin container with 2 oz of tea per tin, with a brown label. The LOT# of the recalled batch is #DT7619100. The LOT# can be located on the bottom of the tin package. The Best By Date of the Diges-Teas Herbal Tea is listed as 7/2021.

To date, no illnesses have been reported.

Consumers who have purchased the affected teas are urged to take a photo of the product and lot label, email that to info@mountainmels.com for a full refund.

Salmonella is an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people and others with weakened immune systems. Those who are healthy typically experience fever, diarrhea which may be bloody, nausea, vomiting and abdominal pain if they become infected.

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