San Jose Valley Veal, a Santa Clara, CA, is recalling approximately 1,260 pounds of veal trimmings that may be contaminated with E. Coli O157:H7.
The following products are subject to recall:
- 60-pound, cardboard box cases of "SAN JOSE VALLEY VEAL AND BEEF INC." boneless veal trimmings.
Boxes may contain the case codes: "L-1 11112," "L-1 11212," "L-1 11512," "L-1 11612," "L-1 11712," "L-1 11812" or "L-1 11912" and also bear the establishment number "EST. 2828" inside the USDA mark of inspection.
The products subject to recall were produced between Nov. 1 and Nov. 9, 2012 then were transported to a federal facility for further distribution. There is a concern that some product may be frozen and in customers' freezers.
The problem was discovered when a customer tested a shipment of veal and reported positive results. The customer held the shipment pending laboratory results, but other product from the producer's same lot had shipped into commerce.
There have been no reports of illnesses associated with consumption of these products.
Consumers with questions regarding the recall should contact company executives, Leo or John Teixeira, at (408) 727-4404.