Hans Kissle Company Recalls Ready-to-Eat Chicken Products Due to Potential Contamination
bacterial pathogens may have survived in the products, posing a risk to consumers
Hans Kissle Company is recalling approximately 6,348 pounds of ready-to-eat chicken products due to a potential process defect, resulting in the potential survival of bacterial pathogens in the products, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced.
The microwavable ready-to-eat chicken bowl items were produced on various dates from December 1, 2016 through January 16, 2017.
The following products are subject to recall:
- 16-ounce. (1-lb.) lidded bowls containing Roche brand R Kitchen Sweet & Sour Chicken
- 16-ounce. (1-lb.) lidded bowls containing Roche brand R Kitchen General Tso's Chicken.
The products being recalled bear establishment number P-7573 inside the USDA mark of inspection. These items were shipped to a single grocery store chain (Roche) in the Boston, Massachusetts area.
FSIS personnel discovered the problem during routine in-plant verification activities.
There have been no confirmed reports of illness or injury due to consumption of these products, to date. Anyone concerned about an injury or illness should contact a healthcare provider.
Consumers who have purchased these products are urged not to consume them. Instead, the products should be thrown away or returned to the place of purchase.
Consumers with any additional questions or concerns about the recall can contact Bob Lijana with Hans Kissle Company at (978) 556-4500.