Cheesy Tortilla Product Recalled by Ruiz Due to Presence of Plastic

Cheesy Tortilla Product Recalled by Ruiz Due to Presence of Plastic
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April 6, 2016

Ruiz Food Products has announced a recall for a product that may contain an adulterant.

The frozen Mexican food manufacturer is recalling its Cheesy Pepper Jack Wrapped In A Battered Flour Tortilla. Plastic was found in the product by a customer, and the company cannot ensure that the problem is an anomaly.

The recalled tortillas are individually wrapped and come in a 4.5 pound cardboard case. Printed in black on the box is code 15 329 0:700 through 17:00.

More than 10,000 cases of the product are subject to the recall.

Ruiz Food distributed the product to retail locations throughout the United States and Canada.

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) considers this action to be a Class II recall, meaning that exposure to this product may cause temporary or medically reversible adverse health consequences. The risk of serious health issues is small.

Customers with questions about this recall can contact Ruiz Food at (903) 465-2994.