It’s been reported that over 53,000 pounds of frozen meatballs are being recalled due to misbranding and undeclared allergens, according to a notice from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS). Read more about the Meatball Recall, below.
Per SIlive.com, and according to the FSIS, Home Market Foods, Inc. recalled about 53,217 pounds of the products that contain milk and wheat, known allergens, which aren’t declared on the product label.
The items, produced on April 2, are labeled as “Homestyle Meatballs All Natural” products, but may contain “Cranberry Stuffed Meatballs” products. This recall involves 48-ounce plastic bag packages of “Cooked Perfect Brand Homestyle Meatballs All Natural” with a best if used by date of July 2, 2020.
The products subject to recall bear establishment number “EST. 2727” inside the USDA mark of inspection. They were shipped to retail locations in several states, including New York, North Carolina, Rhode Island, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts and New Hampshire.
The problem was discovered when the firm received a consumer complaint that the product was incorrectly labeled. There haven’t been any confirmed reports of adverse reactions due to consumption of these products. Anyone concerned about an injury or illness should contact a health care provider.
Consumers who purchased these products are urged to not consume them. They should be thrown away or return them to the place of purchase.
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