British Columbia

Pea shoots recalled after possible listeria contamination

The Canada Food Inspection Agency has issued a recall on Golden Pearl Mushroom brand pea shoots after a possible listeria contamination.

Products were distributed in B.C. and Alberta

Certain packages of pea shoots should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased. (Canada Food Inspection Agency)

The Canada Food Inspection Agency has issued a recall on Golden Pearl Mushroom brand pea shoots after a possible listeria contamination.

The pea shoots were distributed in B.C. and Alberta.

Consumers should check their fridges for the following products:

  • GPM sweet pea shoots (230 grams) — product code 10851, UPC 6 84469 00008 7
  • GPM pea shoots (100 grams) — product code 10851, UPC 6 84469 00012 4
  • GMP pea shoots (455 grams) — product code 10851, UPC 6 84469 00018 6

If you bought one of these products, you should throw them out or return them to the store where they were purchased.

If you think you became sick from consuming a recalled product, call your doctor.

Symptoms can include vomiting, nausea, persistent fever, muscle aches, severe headache and neck stiffness.

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