AdvancePierre Foods Inc., of Enid, OK, is recalling 4,137 pounds of pork loin steak fritters because of extraneous materials, specifically hard pieces of plastic, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service FSIS announced.
The problem was discovered after the firm notified FSIS that it had received two complaints from restaurant staff reporting they found hard pieces of plastic in the product. FSIS is concerned that some product may be in the refrigerators and/or freezers of restaurants and food service operators.
The recalled products were shipped to distributors in Arkansas, Colorado, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Missouri, Nebraska and Virginia and further distributed to restaurants and other food service operations.
The raw, frozen cubed pork loin steak fritter item was produced on June 16, 2022.
The product subject to recall bears the establishment number “EST. 2260Y” inside the USDA mark of inspection.
- 10.14-pound bulk cases containing 27 pieces of “GOLD LABEL AdvancePierre Our Deluxe Cubed Pork Loin Streak Fritters” and lot code 1672AFE06.
As of the posting of this recall, there have been no confirmed reports of adverse reactions due to the consumption of these products. Anyone concerned about an injury or illness should contact a healthcare provider.
Restaurants and food service operators are urged not to serve this product. This product should be thrown away or returned to the place of purchase.
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