Pinnacle Foods recalls sausage products
November 14, 2012
by Meat&Poultry Staff
WASHINGTON – Pinnacle Foods Group LLC, Madison, Iowa, recalled approximately 90,975 lbs. of bourbon barbecue sausage products on concerns they may have been under-processed, the US Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service said Nov. 13.
The company discovered the problem, which might have occurred as a result of processing time miscalculations that caused the product to be undercooked during production, according to FSIS. No illnesses have been reported in connection with these products.
Products subject to the recall are 5-oz. cans of Armour Vienna Sausage Bourbon BBQ Flavored. There are 24 cans per case. Each can bears the establishment number "P-4247" inside the USDA mark of inspection, a UPC Code of “54100 93824” and a Use By date of Sept. 7, 2015. The products were produced on Sept. 7, 2012, and sold to retail establishments nationwide. The retail distribution list is available on FSIS' website.