Fred Meyer parent company Kroger has recalled Kroger brand California Seasoning Blend Garlic Powder in 2.5-ounce jars due to possible salmonella contamination, it announced.

Fred Meyer parent company Kroger has recalled Kroger brand California Seasoning Blend Garlic Powder in 2.5-ounce jars due to possible salmonella contamination, it announced.

The products included have code/sell-by dates of Dec 03 11PS2 and Dec 04 11PS2 under upc code 1111066599.

Cincinnati-based Kroger stores are in 31 states and operate under many names, including Kroger, Ralphs, Fred Meyer, Food 4 Less, Fry's, King Soopers, Smith's, Dillons, QFC, City Market, Foods Co., Jay C, Scott's, Owen's, Baker's, Gerbes, Hilander and Pay Less.

No reports of salmonella related sickness have been reported in connection with the consumption of these products, but consumers are asked to return them to the place of purchase for a refund and to avoid eating them.

Consumers who need further information are asked to contact Kroger directly at 800-632-6900.

— Greg Stiles