USA – Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Frozen Cooked Shrimp is Over.


This outbreak is over. Stay up to date on food recalls and outbreaks to avoid getting sick from eating contaminated food. 

Fast Facts
  • Illnesses: 6
  • Hospitalizations: 2
  • Deaths: 0
  • States: 2
  • Recall: Yes
  • Investigation status: Closed
Cooked shrimp over a white background

Recalled Food

Frozen cooked shrimp supplied by Avanti Frozen Foods

  • Sold under multiple brand names including 365, Censea, Chicken of the Sea, CWNO, Hannaford, Honest Catch, Meijer, Open Acres, and Waterfront Bistro
  • Imported between December 2020 to February 2021, but may have been sold in stores more recently
  • See recall notice external icon for packaging sizes, descriptions, and product codes

Salmonella was found in a sample of Avanti Frozen Foods shrimp that was collected as part of FDA’s Imported Seafood Compliance Program.

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