The products subject to recall include 40- to 50-pound boxes of "Olympic Gold Beef Pastrami" and "Rose And Shore N.Y. Style Pastrami," 9- to 13-pound boxes containing "Cooked Angus Roast Beef" and 24- to 30-pound boxes containing packages of "Togo's Pastrami." Each box bears EST. 1821 inside the USDA mark of inspection. The products were produced on April 5, 2011, and sent to distribution centers in California for further distribution to food service establishments in Arizona, California, Nevada, Oregon and Washington. There were no retail sales.
The problem was discovered after the company tested product at the request of a commercial customer after receiving a consumer complaint. FSIS has received no confirmed reports of illnesses associated with consumption of this product.