Nearly 2 Million Pounds of Ready-to-Eat Chicken Recalled

Since first issuing its recall notice on November 23rd, National Steak and Poultry company has now increased the recall of ready-to-eat chicken products to include more than 1.9 million pounds of meat. The products are being recalled due to possible undercooking, which can lead to the growth of bacteria and cause food-borne illness.

The recall includes a variety of ready-to-eat chicken products packaged between August 20th and November 30th. Products recalled include 5 lb. bags of Hormel Natural Choice 100% Natural No Preservatives Fully Cooked Roasted Chicken Breast Strips with Rib Meat Natural Smoke Flavor Added that were shipped to food service locations throughout the country. Here is a complete list of products that are being recalled at this time.

While there have not been any confirmed reports of illness related to these products, consumers are urged to discard the items or return them to the place of purchase. Contact your health care provider if you suspect you may have contracted a food-borne illness.

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