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Nick’s Famous Bar-B-Q recalls ready-to-eat pork barbecue

The product maybe contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes

Nick's Famous Hickory Smoked Pork Bar-B-Q label
Photo source: USDA
Nick’s Famous Bar-B-Q of Nashville, Tenn., is recalling approximately 3,140 pounds of ready-to-eat (RTE) smoked pork barbecue.

The product may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, but there have been no confirmed reports of adverse reactions

The following frozen item, produced on September 7-8, 2021, and packaged on September 8, 2021, is being recalled:

  • 20-lb. boxes of “Nick’s FAMOUS Hickory Smoked Pork Bar-B-Q” with a case code of 23452 and a use by date of 09/2022.

The recalled product, bearing the establishment number “EST. 17863” inside the USDA mark of inspection, was distributed to several institutions, including school locations in North Carolina from a commercial sale, and was not part of food provided by the USDA for the National School Lunch Program.

What to do

Institutions that have these items in their freezers should discard or return them to the place of purchase.

Consumers with questions may contact the firm by email at patrick.lewis@nicksfamousbarbq.com or rich.dupont@nicksfamousbarbq.com.

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