January 28, 2014

Arkansas Firm Recalls Frozen Chicken Products Due to Misbranding and Undeclared Allergens

The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services received information regarding a recall of frozen pan-fried chicken tender products because of misbranding and an undeclared allergen.  The products are formulated with wheat, a known allergen, which was not properly declared on the labels.

The products subject to recall include:                                                    

  • 10-lb. cases of "George's Uncooked Breaded Chicken Breast Tenderloins" with Case Code 4831 and packaging dates between Feb. 21, 2013 and Dec. 19, 2013.
  • 10-lb. cases of "George's Uncooked Chicken Tenderloin Fritters" with Case Code 4861 and packaging dates between Feb. 21, 2013 and Jan. 4, 2014.
  • 10-lb. cases of "George's Uncooked Chicken Tenderloin Fritters" with Case Code 4880 and packaging dates between Feb. 21, 2013 and Jul. 19, 2013.

The products subject to recall bear the establishment number "P-13584" under the USDA Mark of Inspection and were sold to wholesale locations for distribution to institutional users nationwide. 

The full recall can be found at www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2014/recall-007-2014-release.

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