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244,000 Pounds of Meat Products Recalled In Texas

Three retailers recall meat products that may contain peanuts.

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    244,000 Pounds of Meat Products Recalled In Texas
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    The USDA confirms a voluntary and precautionary recall by San Antonio-based H-E-B and Garcia Foods and Dallas-based J & B Sausage Company. (Dec. 28, 2014)

    The U.S. Department of Agriculture reported three Texas companies recalled nearly a quarter of million pounds of meat sold recently due to misbranding and undeclared peanut allergens in seasoning.

    People with allergic reactions to peanuts can have a life-threatening reaction if they consume the following products

    H-E-B

    San Antonio-based H-E-B issued a statement concerning the precautionary recall of more than 83,000 pounds of pork products, including:

    • H-E-B Bulk Tray Pack Chorizo - Random Weight Sell By 11/4/2014 through 12/28/14
    • H-E-B Retail Tray Pack Chorizo - Random Weight Sell By 10/25/2014 through 1/4/2015
    • H-E-B Cryovac Pork Al Pastor - Random Weight Sell By 10/31/2014 through 1/9/2015

    For questions or concerns, call 210-938-8357 or 800-432-3113. The Customer Service phone lines will be staffed weekdays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. according to H-E-B.

    Garcia Foods, Inc.

    San Antonio-based Garcia Foods, Inc., issued a statement about the recall of more than 190,000 pounds of pork products, including:

    • 12-oz. vacuum-packed, raw pork sausage link pieces of “HILL COUNTRY FARE CHORIZO.”
    • 8-oz. vacuum-packed, raw pork sausage chubs of “HILL COUNTRY FARE CHORIZO.”

    The products subject to recall bear the establishment number “EST. 13205A” inside the USDA mark of inspection. These products were shipped to retail locations in Texas.

    If you have questions or concerns, call Pete Santos, SQF Practitioner at 210-349-6262, Ext. 224.

    J & B Sausage Company

    Dallas-based J & B Sausage Co. issued a statement about the recall of more than 45,000 pounds of chicken and beef products, including:

    • 5-lb. packages of fully cooked “Chefs-In-A-Bag CHICKEN TACO FILLING.”
    • 1-lb. packages of HEB “FULLY COOKED Texas Style BEEF CHILI No Beans.”
    • 1-lb. packages of HEB “FULLY COOKED Taqueria Style PICADILLO Seasoned Ground Beef with Potatoes, Onion, Tomatoes and Peppers.”
    • 1-lb. packages of HEB “FULLY COOKED CARNE GUISADA Seasoned Beef in Gravy.”

    The products subject to recall bear the establishment number “EST. 7066 or P-7066” inside the USDA mark of inspection. These products were shipped to H-E-B retail locations in Texas and the Garland Independent School District.

    For questions or concerns, call Bonnie Hyman, Risk Management at 830-203-9002.