New Jersey processor calls in sausage products.
Buffalo Meat & Provision, a Linden, New Jersey, processor, is voluntarily recalling approximately 890 pounds of sausage products that may be cross- contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, the U.S. Department of Agriculture‚Äôs Food Safety and Inspection Service announced.
According to an FSIS release, products subject to recall include:
* One- and 10-pound packages of SOMOS HISPANOS, CHORIZO JALAPENO BRAND, EL CASERO.Each package bears the sell by date 11.15.05
* 10-pound packages of San Carlos Authentic Morcilla, Argentine Brand Blood Sausage, and
* 10-pound packages of MORCILLA COOKED BLOOD PUDDING
All products bear the establishment number EST. 7847, and all shipping containers bear the packaging date SEP 08 2005.
The products were produced on 7 September and distributed to restaurants and distribution centers in New Jersey and New York. The possible cross- contamination was discovered through FSIS microbiological sampling. The agency has received no reports of illnesses associated with consumption of these products.