Pork sausages recalled due to undeclared allergens
Venus Foods Inc., a City of Industry, Calif. establishment, is recalling approximately 25,380 pounds of pork sausage products due to misbranding and undeclared allergens, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service announced. The products contain wheat, a known allergen which is not declared on the product label.
The sausage items were produced on various dates from June 4, 2014 to May 26, 2015. The following products are subject to recall:
- 30-lb. cases containing packages of “Uncle Lin Sausage Original Sausage.”
- 30-lb. cases containing packages of “Uncle Lin Sausage Spicy Pork Sausage.”
- 30-lb. cases containing packages of “Uncle Lin Sausage Sweet Pork Sausage.”
The products subject to recall bear the establishment number “EST. 6292” inside the USDA mark of inspection. These items produced were shipped to restaurant locations in California.
The problem was discovered during a routine label review by FSIS personnel. FSIS and the company have received no reports of adverse reactions due to consumption of these products.