WASHINGTON, March 23, 2023 – Kelley Foods in Elba, Alabama, is recalling approximately 1,455 pounds of smoked baby rope sausages for improper branding and undeclared allergens, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS). announced today. Because the product contains cheese, the known allergen milk is not listed on the product label.
Fully Cooked Smoked Baby Rope Sausage manufactured on January 10, 2023. The following products are subject to recall. [view labels]:
- 12 oz. Vacuum packed package containing “KELLEY Naturally Hardwood Smoked JALAPEÑO PEPPER BABY ROPE SAUSAGE” code 2705493011 and used or frozen until May 11, 2023.
The recalled product will have the establishment number “EST. 8016” inside the USDA inspection mark. These items were shipped to retailers in Alabama and Florida.
The problem came when a grocery store manager discovered that Kelly Foods’ Jalapeno Pepper Baby Rope Sausage appeared to contain cheddar cheese, which was not listed as an ingredient on the product label. was discovered when the company notified FSIS. Upon further investigation, the company confirmed that Jalapeno and Cheddar His Rope His sausage products contained incorrect labels.
There have been no reports of side effects from taking this product. People who are concerned about injury or illness should contact their healthcare provider.
FSIS is concerned that some products may be in a consumer’s refrigerator or freezer. Consumers who purchase these products are urged not to consume them.These products must be discarded or returned to the place of purchase.
FSIS periodically conducts recall validity checks to ensure that recall companies notify customers of recalls and take steps to ensure that products are no longer available to consumers. Retail sales listings will be posted on his FSIS website at www.fsis.usda.gov/recalls as they become available.
Consumers and members of the media with questions about the recall can contact David Werner, Senior Vice President of Independent Sales and Marketing for Kelley Foods at 817-759-6000.
Consumers with food safety questions can call the toll-free USDA Meat and Poultry Hotline at 888-MPHotline (888-674-6854) or Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Live chat is available via Ask USDA until 12:00 (GMT). Consumers can also view food safety messages on Ask USDA or email their questions to MPHotline@usda.gov. A consumer who needs to report a problem with a meat, poultry, or egg product has his 24-hour access to the online Electronic Consumer Complaint Monitoring System (https://foodcomplaint.fsis.usda.gov/eCCF/). increase.