POSTED: Thursday, December 30, 2010 - 8:25am
UPDATED: Wednesday, January 19, 2011 - 8:29am
Baton Rouge, La (NBC33) -- Beef Jerky is being added to the list of recalled foods today. Wednesday, Whole Foods Markey announced Gingerbread houses sold there are being pulled from shelves. Here are the details:
Bach Cúc Beef Jerky, Inc., a South El Monte, California company, is recalling approximately 3,874 pounds of teriyaki beef jerky products because they contain an undeclared allergen, wheat.
The products subject to recall include:
• 8-ounce packages of “BACH CÚC TERIYAKI BEEF JERKY.”
• 10-pound cases of “BACH CÚC TERIYAKI BEEF JERKY.”
Each product bears the establishment number “EST. 18995A” inside the USDA mark of inspection. The products subject to recall were produced between Jan. 2010 and Dec. 29, 2010. These products were distributed to retail establishments nationwide.
Consumers with questions about the recall should contact the company’s President, Hien Pham at (626) 279-5149.
Gingerbread house recall:
Gingerbread Houses sold at Whole Foods Market after November 1, 2010 are being recalled. They came from Rolf's Patisserie in Lincolnwood, Illinois. The houses have been linked to several cases of food poisoning. Customers can return the gingerbread houses for a full refund. If you have a question about the recall, contact Whole Foods Market at 512-542-0878
More info about recalls:
Consumers with food safety questions can “Ask Karen,” the FSIS virtual representative available
24 hours a day at AskKaren.gov. 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.