561,000 pounds of Aspen Foods frozen chicken products recalled over salmonella fears
(October 5, 2015) – Aspen Foods is recalling approximately 561,000 pounds of frozen, raw, stuffed and breaded chicken products. The chicken appears to be ready-to-eat, but it may be contaminated with salmonella.
The breaded chicken items affected in the recall were produced between August 25 and September 17 with ‘best if used by’ dates of August 23, 2016 to December 15, 2016.
The brands associated with this recall expansion include:
- Antioch Farms
- Buckley Farms
- Centrella Signature
- Chestnut Farms
- Family Favorites
- Home Dining Selections
- Koch Foods
- Market Day
- Oven Cravers
- Rosebud Farm
- Safeway Kitchens
The product subject to recall bears the establishment number ‘P-1358’ inside the USDA mark of inspection. This product was shipped to retail stores and food service locations nationwide.
On July 15, Aspen Foods recalled approximately 1,978,680 pounds of frozen, raw, stuffed, and breaded chicken items that were produced between April 15 and July 10 with “best if used by” dates between July 14, 2016 and October 10, 2016.
Following the original recall, additional sampling revealed positive results that matched the outbreak strain of Salmonella Enteritidis to Aspen Foods products. With this and additional information, Aspen Foods chose to recall additional products in an effort to prevent additional illness.
Consumers who have purchased these products are urged not to consume them. These products should be thrown away or returned to the place of purchase. Anyone with questions can contact the company directly at (844) 277-6802. Find more information here.