WASHINGTON – The US Dept. of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced that a Ruiz Foods Products Inc. facility in Denison, Texas, recalled approximately 246,514 lbs. of frozen, not ready-to-eat (NRTE) breakfast wrap products containing bacon. The recall said that the products may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically small rocks.
The problem was discovered on June 14, 2019, when the company advised FSIS of three consumer complaints regarding foreign material in the wrap products. Ruiz Foods continues to investigate the source of the foreign material.
The frozen egg, potato, bacon and cheese wrap items were produced on Jan. 17, 2019, and Jan. 18, 2019.
The following products are subject to the recall:
- 8-Pack family size film packages containing “EL MONTEREY EGG, POTATO, BACON & CHEESE SAUCE BREAKFAST WRAPS” with “Best if Used By” dates of 01/17/2020 and 01/18/2020 and lot codes 19017 and 19018.
The products subject to recall bear establishment number “EST. 17523A” on the back of the package. These items were shipped to retail locations nationwide.