Thumbnail image for Cut napa kimchi.jpgAtlanta Oriental Food Wholesale Company of Atlanta, GA, is recalling containers of Cut Napa Kimchi after routine testing by the company revealed the presence of Listeria monocytogenes.

The affected product was sold in a 1 gallon, clear plastic package and a 5 gallon bucket marked with lot # 56090959 on the side of the containers. According to the company, the Kimchi was distributed at Buford Highway Farmers Market in Doraville, Georgia as well as in five gallon buckets to companies in Georgia, Alabama and Tennessee.

The production of the product has been suspended while FDA and the company continue to investigate the source of the problem.

Consumers who have purchased the recalled Cut Napa Kimchi are urged to return them to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with questions may contact Tristan Thompson, Monday through Friday from 10:00AM to 6:00PM at 404-379-3333.