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Recall: King Arthur Unbleached All-Purpose Flour due to possible E. coli

Posted October 3, 2019 7:44 a.m. EDT
Updated October 3, 2019 7:41 p.m. EDT

King Arthur recall (photo courtesy FDA.gov)

King Arthur Unbleached All-Purpose Flour, in 5 lb. and 25 lb. bags, has been recalled nationwide due to the possible presence of E. coli.

On October 3, 2019, in association with ADM Milling Company, King Arthur Flour, Inc., announced the voluntary national recall of select Unbleached All-Purpose Flour (5 lb. & 25 lb.).

"We are taking this voluntary precautionary step because of the potential presence of E. coli 026 which was discovered through sampling. King Arthur Flour has not received any confirmed reports of illnesses related to this product," according to the recall notice.

The recalled product was distributed by King Arthur Flour through retailers and distributors nationwide, and sold through their website, catalogue, and store in Norwich, VT.

See the specific Best Used by Dates and Lot Codes for the recalled Unbleached All-Purpose Flour on the recall notice at www.fda.gov.

This recall is an expansion of a recall announced June 13, 2019 for King Arthur Unbleached All-Purpose Flour in 5 lb. bags.

If you have any of the recalled product, you can request a refund or replacement at kingarthurflour.com/voluntaryrecall or by calling the King Arthur Flour Consumer Hotline at 866-797-9178.

See all the details of this recall at fda.gov.