Harvest Meats is recalling its Harvest brand Polish sausage from six Canadian provinces because company officials found it was undercooked. The recall notice does not indicate how much of the sausage is involved.
“Consumers should not consume the recalled product described below. This recall was triggered by the company. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is conducting a food safety investigation, which may lead to the recall of other products, according to the recall notice posted on the CFIA website.
The notice does not say what retailers received the implicated Polish sausage, merely stating that distribution was at the “consumer” level. The company reports distributing the recalled product in the provinces of Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Northwest Territories, Ontario and Saskatchewan.
As of the posting of the notice, no illnesses had been reported in relation to the affected Polish sausage.
Food that has been undercooked may not look or smell bad, however it can have toxic levels of various pathogens that can make people very sick, sometimes causing death.
There is concern that consumers may have unused portions of the recalled meat in their homes. They can use the following label information to determine whether they have the implicated Polish sausage:
|Harvest||Polish Sausages||675 g||0 57393 70017 8||BEST BEFORE
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