Ukrop’s Homestyle Foods of Richmond, Virginia is recalling about 18,296 pounds of ready-to-eat meat and poultry deli-sliced products because they may be contaminated with Listeria bacteria. No reports of illnesses have been linked to the recalled meat products.
For a complete list of recalled products, weights, and sell-by dates, please visit the FDA recall notice.
The recalled products include:
- Country Ham on Biscuits or Rolls
- Chef Salad
- Roasted Turkey and Bacon Wrap
- Buffalo-Style Chicken Wrap
- Meat & Cheese Tray
- Roasted Turkey & Colby Jack Sub
- Ukrop’s Chef Salad
- Italian Style Sub
- And more
The sell-by dates range from 9/17/18 to 10/08/18.
Eating food that is contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes can cause a serious case of food poisoning or a deadly infection.
The flu-like symptoms of Listeria may not appear for up to 2 months. These symptoms may include fever, muscle aches, headache, stiff neck, confusion, loss of balance and convulsions, sometimes preceded by diarrhea or other gastrointestinal symptoms.
In pregnant women, the infection can cause miscarriages, stillbirths, premature delivery or life-threatening infection of the newborn.
The company advises consumers to immediately discard any of the products listed. Consumers with questions about the recall or the products involved in this recall may contact Ukrop’s Homestyle Foods, LLC at (804) 340-3000.
Source: Ukrop’s Homestyle Foods Recalls Ready-To-Eat Meat and Poultry Products Due to Possible Listeria Contamination