Dozens of foods have been recalled in connection with a nation-wide salmonella outbreak, but Girl Scout Cookies are not being recalled. Check and double check your cupboards for some snacks that may have been contaminated with salmonella. There is a very long list of recalled items, but not on that list are Girl Scout Cookies. But the Girl Scouts say go ahead and order some cookies. Representatives from the district office in Colorado Springs say their bakers use a different product source for their peanut flavoring, and are not affected by the nationwide salmonella outbreak. Federal food safety inspectors are focusing on a peanut-processing plant in Georgia that makes peanut butter for institutional use as the possible source of the salmonella outbreak that has sickened at least people in 43 states and may have contributed to five deaths.
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No Salmonella in Girl Scout Cookies
Don't have an account yet? Get the most out of your experience with a personalized all-access pass to everything local on events, music, restaurants, news and more. You have successfully signed up for your selected newsletter s - please keep an eye on your mailbox, we're movin' in! According to reports, Girl Scout cookies that contain peanut butter are not affected by the recall.
Cookies in the clear
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