Tamales recalled due to misbranding
Padrino Foods LLC, an Irving, Texas establishment, is recalling approximately 1,931 pounds of beef tamales because the products may be misbranded, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced. The products are labeled as beef and sirloin tamales but contain pork product inside the package.
The fully cooked, not shelf stable beef tamales items were produced on May 8, 2019. The following products are subject to recall:
- 60-oz. packages containing “padrino foods BEEF & SIRLOIN TAMALES Homestyle in corn husks” with lot code 2128903 and a sell-by date 12-27-19.
The products subject to recall bear establishment number “EST. 13136” inside the USDA mark of inspection. These items were sold at retail locations in Kansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma and Texas.
The problem was discovered by a customer who notified the firm of the misbranding error. There have been no confirmed reports of adverse reactions due to consumption of these products.