A recall has been issued for Pillsbury Best Bread Flour products with two specific lot codes.

The recall was issued after Hometown Food Company was informed by ADM Milling Co., that certain wheat used to make these two lots of Pillsbury Best 5 lb. Bread Flour has been linked to E. coli illnesses associated with other flour products produced at the ADM mill in Buffalo. 

According to the FDA, approximately 4,620 cases of the impacted product was distributed to retailers and distributors across the following 10 states: Connecticut, Delaware, Maryland, Maine, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Virginia.

Below is the information for the recalled product:

Item Name UPC Item Code Lot
Use-By Date QTY (Eight-Count Case)
Pillsbury Best™ Bread
0 5150020031 5 8 342
JUN 08 2020
Pillsbury Best™ Bread
0 5150020031 5
8 343 JUN 09 2020

All products with other Best-If-Used-By Dates and Lot Codes are not affected by this recall. Best-If-Used By Dates can be found on the side of the package below the Nutrition Facts Panel.

If you have the affected product in your home or business, you're urged not to consume it. 

You're urged to throw it out immediately or return it to the retail location it was purchased from for a refund. This voluntary recall is being made with the full knowledge of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

There have been no reports of any illnesses associated with this product.

The recall was issued out of caution.