USDA announces recall for 240K pounds of El Monterey frozen wraps
The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced Ruiz Foods Products Inc., a Denison, Texas, company, is recalling more than 240,000 pounds of frozen, not ready-to-eat (NRTE) breakfast-wrap products containing bacon that may be contaminated with small rocks.
The recall involves El Monterey, eight-family pack of egg, potato, bacon and cheese-sauce breakfast wraps. The products have a best-if-used-by date of Jan. 17, 2020 and Jan. 18, 2020.
Recall label info:
- 8-Pack family size film packages containing “EL MONTEREY EGG, POTATO, BACON & CHEESE SAUCE BREAKFAST WRAPS” with “Best if Used By” dates of 01/17/2020 and 01/18/2020 and lot codes 19017 and 19018.
Three people have filed complaints about the rocks in the food. One person was even hurt.
USDA advises they can be returned for a full refund or to throw them out.
These products were shipped to nationwide retail locations.
For more information, see the USDA press release.