Raspberries Recalled Due to Possible Health Risk

The FDA informed the company of the contamination after random testing.


WinCo Foods, LLC. Of Boise, Idaho is recalling 12-ounce bags of frozen red raspberries manufactured by Rader Farms of Bellingham, Washington because they may be contaminated with Norovirus. The highly contagious virus carries symptoms that include vomiting, watery, non-bloody diarrhea with abdominal cramps, and nausea, fever, myalgia and malaise, anorexia and headache. 

WinCo Foods has removed the potentially affected product from store shelves in the 10 states to which it was distributed.

Product was distributed to WinCo Foods stores in Arizona, California, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oklahoma, Oregon, Washington, Texas, and Utah. No customer illnesses have been reported to date. WinCo Foods was informed by the FDA that a sample of the product was tested by the FDA and found to be contaminated with Norovirus.