salmonella black pepper

We have been following the large outbreak and recall linked to Daniele Inc. salami products since the middle of January.  The outbreak began in July 2009, but was not discovered until January 2010.  Two strains of Salmonella–Montevideo and Senftenberg–are known to have been involved.  The recall began on January 23, 2010, with Daniele’s recall of

This evening, Wholesome Spice and Seasoning Company, a Brooklyn, NY, spice wholesaler, recalled "all lots of 25 lb boxes of Crushed Red Pepper sold between 4/6/09 and 1/20/10."  See FDA Recall Notice.  The reason for the recall is, of course, that the recalled red pepper is contaminated with Salmonella, thus explaining (partially, fully?) a national