READING, Mich. (AP) - Torres Hillsdale Country Cheese LLC is
recalling its Asadero and Oaxaca soft Mexican-style cheeses due to
possible listeria contamination.
The products were distributed to retailers and delis in Georgia,
Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, North Carolina, South
Carolina, Tennessee and Wisconsin.
The recalled cheeses were sold in 10-pound balls and 16- and
12-ounce plastic packages under the name "Aguas Calientes" and in
6-pound blocks shrink-wrapped in clear plastic under the name "El
Their expiration dates range from Oct. 29 through May 10.
No illnesses have been reported in connection with the recalled
Eating food contaminated with listeria monocytogenes can cause
listeriosis, a potentially fatal disease.
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