Massachusetts Firm Recalls Chicken Sausage Products Due
to Undeclared Allergen
The following products are subject to recall:
1-pound packages of "al fresco, MANGO CHIPOTLE, sweet and spicy CHICKEN SAUSAGE." Each label bears the establishment number "P-18388" inside the USDA mark of inspection.
The chicken sausage products were produced on various dates between
April 16, 2005 and May 8, 2007 and were distributed to retail establishments and distribution warehouses in Connecticut, Florida, Illinois, Massachusetts, Maine, Michigan, New Hampshire, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, Virginia, and Wisconsin.
The problem was discovered by the company. FSIS has received no reports
of illness due to consumption of these products. Anyone concerned about
an allergic reaction should contact a physician.
Media with questions about the recall should contact company Media Relations Manager Scott Farmelant at (617) 939-6582. Consumers with questions about the recall should contact company Customer Service Manager Robert Rocco at (617) 889-1600 ext. 224.
Consumers with food safety questions can "Ask Karen," the FSIS virtual representative available 24 hours a day at http://www.fsis.usda.gov/Food_Safety_Education/
Ask_Karen/index.asp#Question. The toll-free USDA Meat and Poultry
Hotline 1-888-MPHotline (1-888-674-6854) is available in English and
Spanish and can be reached from l0 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Eastern Time)
Monday through Friday. Recorded food safety messages are available
24 hours a day.