Pool Forge Dairy, of East Earl, PA, is recalling certain white cheese queso because of the possible risk of pathogen contamination due to inadequate pasteurization.

According to the information posted online by the Food and Drugs Administration (FDA), the recall was initiated on March 14 and is ongoing. 

The recalled products were distributed in New Jersey.

Recalled product:

  • White Cheese Queso Blanco Delicias del Campo Queso Blanco White Cheese Net Wt. 1lb (453g) 
  • UPC: 7 69602 55441 9 White Cheese also packaged in Pool Forge Dairy LLC labeling
  • The product is vacuum packaged in plastic and in a plastic container with a press-on lid
  • Sell-by dates are Jan. 7 to March 28, 2023

Consumers who purchased the recalled product should immediately dispose of it and not consume it.

(To sign up for a free subscription to Food Safety News, click here.)