Specialty Produce is dedicated to offering a quality product to our customers and will take all necessary Food Safety steps to accomplish this task.
- You can read the latest FDA pistachio advisory here.
- 3/31/09 : Specialty Produce is voluntarily recalling all pistachio nuts. The FDA has indicated there may be a possibility of a salmonella breakout associated with pistachio nuts. Specialty produce will voluntarily recall all pistachio nuts and discountinue the sale of pistachios until further notice.
- 4/20/09 : Specialty Produce is still discontinuing sales of pistachio nuts and pistachio nut products. The FDA has now determined that three environmental samples and one finished product sample obtained during the inspection of Setton Pistachio Inc. were positive for Salmonella.
- 4/24/09 : Our nut company has authorized the sale of pistachios. We will have in shell pistachios on Friday and pistachio nuts will be available next Wednesday, 4/29/09.
Specialty Produce takes Food Safety very seriously.
Specialty Produce is HACCP Certified and has received an A rating from the County of San Diego, as well as being frequently audited by interested 3rd partries.