Cloverdale Foods Co. of Mandan, ND, is recalling approximately 2,664 pounds of beef franks due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced Wednesday. The products were formulated with non-fat dry milk, a known allergen, which is not declared on the product label. The following products are subject to recall: [View labels]

  • 16-oz. packages of Cloverdale Meats “Seattle Mariners Beef Franks”
  • 12 lb. cases containing 12 packages of individual 16-oz. packages of Cloverdale Meats “Seattle Mariners Beef Franks”

The products were produced on Nov. 23 and Dec. 13, 2013, with use-by dates of Feb. 21 and March 13, 2014, respectively. These products bear the package code Use by 2-21-14 or Use by 3-13-14 and the establishment number “Est. 7603” inside the mark of inspection. The products were sold to retail establishments in Montana, North Dakota and Washington state. The problem was discovered by the company during an internal label review and occurred when the newly designed label included an incorrect ingredient statement. Anyone concerned about a reaction should contact a healthcare provider. FSIS and the company have received no reports of adverse reactions due to consumption of these products. FSIS routinely conducts recall effectiveness checks to ensure that steps are taken to make certain that the product is no longer available to consumers. When available, the retail distribution list(s) will be posted on the FSIS website at: Consumers with questions about the recall should contact Scott Russell at (701) 663-9511, ext. 224.