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A Florida ice cream brand is to blame for a Listeria outbreak that caused one death and sickened nearly two dozen others, according to the CDC.

The CDC advised consumers to throw out any ice cream they have from Big Olaf Creamery, as well as clean any utensils that may have touched the product. Big Olaf ice cream is only sold in Florida.

The article goes on to state the following:

The CDC website lists 23 infections related to the ice cream brand, with 22 hospitalizations and one death across 10 different states.

In a Food Safety Alert, the CDC announced there have been 22 hospitalizations and one death due to the outbreak.

The CDC also posted the warning on June 30:

Big Olaf Company released the following statement on Facebook on Sunday:

Regarding the investigation for possible listeria contamination:

For now it is only speculation as it is an ongoing investigation, our brand has not been confirmed to be linked to these cases, I am not sure why only Big Olaf is being mentioned and targeted. The original report we got from the Florida Department of Health on Friday July 1st, was that there are 23 cases reported, the first one reported was January 2021. 6 out of the 23 patients mentioned having consumed Big Olaf ice cream, but nothing has been proven. We have been cooperating with the Florida Department of Health, FDACS and the FDA as soon as we were informed about the situation. We have been transparent and have answered all their questions and provided them with all the information requested from us, as the health and well being of the public is our first priority.
– Big Olaf Creamery

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