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Food-Safety Experts Say Avoid Romaine Lettuce If You’re Not Into E. Coli

Source: Grub Street NY

Feds are trying to get to the bottom of a dangerous E. coli outbreak spreading across the U.S. and Canada that seems tied to romaine lettuce, and food-safety experts say that until they do, it’s probably smart to just stop eating it. According to the CDC, five …

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You Should Probably Just Throw Out Your Flour

Source: Grub Street NY

If there are doubts about whether to chuck that three-quarters-full bag of Gold Medal all-purpose in the pantry, now’s the time to just let it go. That’s because General Mills has expanded, for the second time now, its already-massive flour recall over E. coli fears. The…More »

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Even Pancakes Aren’t Safe Anymore

Source: Grub Street NY

To add to the very long list of foods to definitely (maybe?) avoid at the grocery store: pancake mix. Continental Mills says there may be E. coli in the flour used for its Krusteaz Light & Fluffy Blueberry mix, and has therefore recalled some 30 million pounds of it from…More »

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FDA Warns You Should Never Eat Raw Cookie Dough Again

Source: Grub Street NY

The wet blankets at the FDA have found a new way to make fun, pseudo-innocent activity dangerous. The agency says in a new blog post that people must stop eating raw cookie dough forever, even if there are no eggs in it. Should you have no self-control and do it…More »

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