Swanson’s turkey dinners recalled due to presence of MSG
Pinnacle Foods Group LLC, a Fayetteville, Ark. establishment, is recalling approximately 668,316 pounds of poultry products due to misbranding. The product contains monosodium glutamate (MSG), which is not declared on the label, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced.
The poultry dinner items were produced on various dates between December 11, 2013 through June 9, 2015. The following products are subject to recall: 383 g frozen dinners of “Swanson Stuffing Baked Turkey.”
The products subject to recall bear the establishment number “P-138” inside the USDA mark of inspection. These items produced were shipped to retail locations in Canada.
The problem was discovered during routine in-plant verification activities. FSIS and the company are concerned that the product may be frozen and in consumers' freezers. FSIS and the company have received no reports of adverse reactions due to consumption of these products.