WASHINGTON – Rancho Cucamonga, Calif.-based Legacy Food Co. Inc. announced on May 26 the recall of approximately 67,895 lbs of beef jerky due to misbranding and an undeclared ingredient, according to the US Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service.
The product contains sesame oil, which is not declared on the product label.
The beef jerky items were produced on various dates from July 20, 2020 through May 14, 2021. The following products are subject to recall:
- 10-lb packages containing “N4 Vua Kho Bo Curry Beef Jerky.”
- 10-lb packages containing “N8 Vua Kho Bo Flank Steak Beef Jerky Fish Sauce.”
- 10-lb packages containing “N9 Vua Kho Bo House Special Beef Jerky Fish Sauce.”
- 10-lb packages containing “Vua Kho Bo Hot Beef Jerky.”
- 10-lb packages containing “Hot Peppered Beef Jerky.”
- 16-oz packages containing “Formosa Brand Hot Peppered Beef Jerky.”
The products subject to recall bear establishment number “EST. 8256” and the 16 oz product listed above bears establishment number “EST 2446” inside the USDA mark of inspection. These items were sold online and shipped to retail stores in California.
The 10 lb products are sold in bulk packaging and were removed from their original packaging and repackaged and relabeled for online sales.
There have been no confirmed reports of adverse reactions due to consumption of these products.