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Ruiz pulls 25 tons of frozen breakfast burritos after complaints

Consumers have reported finding pieces of plastic in frozen breakfast burritos, spurring Ruiz Food Products Inc. to recall 25 tons of the products. The USDA’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) posted the recall notice Thursday evening, encouraging retailers and consumers to check their freezers for the El Monterey Signature brand burritos. Ruiz Food Products,… Continue Reading

126 tons of meat and poultry burritos recalled for possible Listeria contamination

The Las Cruces, NM-based Green Chile Food Company Saturday recalled approximately 252,854 pounds of ready-to-eat (RTE) meat and poultry frozen burrito products because they may be adulterated with Listeria monocytogenes, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS). The ready-to-eat meat and poultry frozen burrito items were produced and packaged… Continue Reading

Recall of bad burritos “with extraneous materials”

Flagship Food Group, in Albuquerque, NM  recalled 8,622 pounds of frozen burrito products late Thursday that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically hard clear plastic, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS). The frozen breakfast burrito item was produced on Sept. 22, 2016. The following product is subject… Continue Reading

FSIS Releases List of Stores With Bad Burritos

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA’s) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) on Sept. 15th published a list of retailers that might have received one of the 126 cases of Listeria-tainted burritos recalled by Riverside, CA-based Windsor Foods. Windsor Foods recalled 2,268 pounds of “Butcher Boy Red Beef & Bean Burritos” Sept. 11th. Under a… Continue Reading