Gold Medal All Purpose Flour

General Mills is collaborating with health officials to investigate an ongoing, multistate outbreak of E. coli O121 that may be potentially linked to Gold Medal flour. Out of an abundance of caution, a voluntary recall is being made.

All affected products have been removed from our shelves. In order to keep our customers as safe as possible, if you have purchased any of these products from Kirk Market you are urged to dispose of it immediately or return the product with receipt for a full refund.

General Mills has not been contacted directly by any consumer reporting confirmed illnesses related to these products.

The Best Used By date or Package Code is located on the back of the package in black ink. Only these specific codes are involved in the recall:

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Although most strains of E. coli are harmless, others can make you sick. E. coli O121 is a potentially deadly bacterium that can cause bloody diarrhea and dehydration. Seniors, the very young, and persons with compromised immune systems are the most susceptible to foodborne illness.