Rocky Mountain Foods, Inc. Recalls Whole Foods Markets Roasted Salted In-shell Pistachios, Roasted Chili Lemon Pistachios, and Raw Pistachio Kernels Due to Possible Health Risk

April 13, 2009

As a result of the expansion of the voluntary recall of roasted shelled and in-shell pistachios announced by Setton Pistachio, Rocky Mountain Foods, Inc (RMF) announced today that it is voluntary recalling tubs of Whole Foods Markets Roasted & Salted In-shell Pistachios, Roasted Chili Lemon Pistachios, and Raw Pistachio Kernels, which are listed below, as a precautionary measure because the product may be contaminated with Salmonella.

The products being recalled are:

RMF ITEM CODE UPC NO. BRAND PRODUCT DESCRIPTION UNIT WT. UM Best By Date
661071 7695861071 Whole Foods Markets ROASTED & SALTED  PISTACHIOS IN-SHELL 13 oz tubs Best By Dates: 3/16/09 to 10/16/09
661301 7695861301 Whole Foods Markets ROASTED CHILI LEMON PISTACHIOS IN-SHELL 13 oz tubs Best By Dates:  3/16/09 to 10/16/09
661227 7695861227 Whole Foods Markets RAW PISTACHO KERNELS 14 oz tubs Best By Dates:  9/15/09 to 4/9/10

RMF has not received any confirmed reports of illnesses in connection with the items listed above.

For more information please call Rocky Mountain Foods, Inc. Customer Service 303-371-3511 or visit the FDA website.