Barbecued pork products recalled due to undeclared allergen
Walker's Foods, a Carrollton, Ga., establishment, is recalling approximately 46,612 pounds of pork with sauce products due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service announced. The products contain soy, a known allergen, which is not declared on the product label.
The below products subject to recall were produced between May 1, 2014 and May 7, 2015.
- 38,462.5 lbs. (in 5-lb. tubs) of "WALKER'S PIT COOKED BARBEQUED PORK WITH SAUCE" bearing packing codes "50115 to 50716."
- 8,150 lbs. (in 24 oz. tubs) of "WALKER'S PIT COOKED BARBEQUED PORK WITH SAUCE" bearing packing codes "50115 to 50716."
The products bear the establishment numbers "EST. 9062" inside the USDA mark of inspection. These items were shipped for institutional distribution and to retail stores in Alabama and Georgia. The problem was discovered by an FSIS inspector while conducting a routine verification check.
FSIS and the company have received no reports of adverse reactions due to consumption of these products.