Misbranding leads to deli meat recall
Land O’Frost, Inc., a Madisonville, Ky. establishment, is recalling approximately 4,944 pounds of ham products due to misbranding, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. The front of the package is accurately labeled as Black Forest Ham, however the back of the package is incorrectly labeled as Honey Smoked Turkey Breast.
The Premium Black Forest Ham products were produced on April 27, 2018. The following products are subject to recall:
- 1-lb. plastic gas-flushed resealable packages containing a single ham labeled “Land O’Frost PREMIUM Old World Style Black Forest Ham” with Lot 8117D and a sell-by date of August 10, 2018 on the label.
The products subject to recall bear establishment number “Est.500K” inside the USDA mark of inspection. These items were shipped to a retail locations in Arizona, California, Oregon, Texas, and Washington.
The problem was discovered on June 20, 2018 after the firm received a consumer complaint about the product. The firm notified FSIS of the problem on June 22, 2018.
There have been no confirmed reports of adverse reactions due to consumption of these products.