News Releases

November 19, 2012

Tony's Import and Exports Recalls Tahineh (Sesame Paste)

The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services received information regarding the recall of containers of AL-RABIH Tahineh (Sesame Paste) because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.

The Tahineh is sold in white plastic pails with a label that reads:

"AL-RABIH Tahineh, 100% Sesame, net weight 40 lb. (18 kg)". The Tahineh is a product of Lebanon. Above the label, the following information is provided: "Imported by Tony Khorozian, Tony's Imports & Exports, Tel S.S.F. 650-872- 6534, Fresno: 415 412- 1985 Best Before February 2014".

The full recall information can be found at www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm328553.htm?source=govdelivery.

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