According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Bellisio Foods is recalling around 173,376 pounds of frozen pork entree products stating they may be contaminated with materials like pieces of glass or hard plastic.
The frozen pork rib patties were produced between the dates of December 7, 2018 to February 15, 2019. Included in the recall is 14-oz. Boston Market Home Style Meals Boneless Pork Rib Shaped Patty with BBQ Sauce & Mashed Potatoes. “Best By” dates are 12/07/2019 lot code 8341, 01/04/2020 lot code 9004, 01/24/2020 lot code 9024 and 02/15/2020 lot code 9046. Products falling under the recall are marked with “EST. 18297.”
The recall stems from consumers complaining of glass or hard plastic material in the rib shaped patty. The Food Safety Inspection Service was notified on February 22, 2019.
There have been no confirmed reactions or injuries due to consumption of the products. Anyone who thinks they may have an injury due to the recall should contact a healthcare provider.
Consumers who have purchased these products are urged not to eat them. Products should be thrown away or returned to the place of purchase.
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