La Autentica Foods of Hialeah, Fla., is recalling approximately 117,350 pounds of meat tamale products.
The products may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.
There have been no confirmed reports of any adverse reactions.
The following heat-treated, not fully cooked, not shelf stable tamale in corn husk items, produced from September 4, 2015, to April 26, 2016, are being recalled:
- 20-oz. PLASTIC BAG packages containing four pieces of “GOYA FOODS TAMAL EN HOJA TAMAL IN CORN HUSK with use by/sell by dates 02/2017- 09/2017 of and packaging dates of 9/28/15-4/5/16.”
- 30-oz. PLASTIC BAG packages containing six pieces of “QUIRCH FOODS TAMAL CUBANO EN SU HOJA CUBAN TAMALE WRAPPED IN CORN HUSK WITH DICED PORK with use by/sell by dates of 02/2017-10/2017 and packaging dates of 9/28/2015-4/11/2016.”
- 20-oz. PLASTIC BAG packages containing four pieces of “LA MILPA TAMALES CUBANOS ESTILO CASERO CUBAN STYLE TAMALES WITH PORK with use by/sell by dates of 05/2017-10/2017 and packaging dates of 11/5/2015-4/26/2016.”
- 15.5-lb. BOX packages containing fifty pieces of “LA MILPA TAMALES WRAPPED IN CORN HUSK with use by/sell by dates 09/2016-04/2017 and packaging dates of 9/4/2015-4/14/2016.”
- 15.5-lb. BOX packages containing forty pieces of “LA MILPA TAMALES ESPECIAL WRAPPED IN CORN HUSK with use by/sell by dates of 09/2016- and packaging dates of 9/15/2015-4/13/2016.”
The recalled products bear establishment number “EST. 11154” inside the USDA mark of inspection, and were shipped to a retail and restaurant locations in Florida and New Jersey.
What to do
Customers who purchased these products should not consume them, but throw them away or return them to the place of purchase.
Consumers with questions may contact Fabrice Riviere at (786)-409-3779.