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Bauer’s Candies Modjeskas of Kentucky has issued a voluntary recall of their individually wrapped marshmallow candy dipped in chocolate and caramel due to possible Hepatitis A contamination. The products were purchased from QVC and online at BaursCandy.com

The company in a notice posted on their website are advising consumers to throw away any Bauer’s Candies Chocolate or Caramel Modjeskas that were purchased after November 14, 2018.

In a statement on their website, the company says, “We would like to inform you that although we have required the Hepatitis A vaccination of all employees since October of this year, an employee who tested positive for the virus worked in our facility between the dates of November 16 – 23rd, 2018.”

The company states that when they received notification of the employee’s illness the factory was closed and disinfected per protocol and State and Federal agencies were notified. No products manufactured after November 27, 2018, are involved.

Anyone who may have consumed the candies involved in the recall notice should contact their doctor.



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