Raw chicken recalled due to lack of federal inspection
Afandina Halal, a Long Island City, N.Y. establishment, is recalling an undetermined amount of raw poultry products that were produced, packaged and distributed without the benefit of federal inspection, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced.
The raw chicken items were produced and packaged from May 14 through June 22, 2018. The following products are subject to recall:
- 40-lb. bulk boxes containing “Afandina, Halal Wholesale Chicken, Boneless Leg Meat”
- 40-lb. bulk boxes containing “Afandina, Halal Chicken, Whole Chicken Legs”
- 40-lb. bulk boxes containing “Afandina, Halal Chicken, Chicken Cutlets”
The products subject to recall bear establishment number “P-51183” inside the USDA mark of inspection. These items were shipped to retail locations in New York City.
The problem was discovered when FSIS personnel were performing inspection activities. There have been no confirmed reports of adverse reactions due to consumption of these products.