Nathan's and Curtis Beef Master Hot Dogs Recalled Due to Possible Foreign Matter Contamination

the company has received three consumer complaints reporting metal objects found in the hot dogs

Nathan's and Curtis Beef Master Hot Dogs Recalled Due to Possible Foreign Matter Contamination
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May 22, 2017

John Morrell and Co. is recalling approximately 210,606 pounds of ready-to-eat hot dog products that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically metal.

The following products are being recalled:

  • Sealed film packages (14 oz.) of Nathan's Skinless 8 Beef Franks with a Use By date of Aug. 19, 2017.
  • Sealed film packages (16 oz.) of Curtis Beef Master Franks with a Use By date of June 15, 2017.

The recalled hot dogs bear the establishment number EST. 296 on the side of the package. The affected products were shipped to retail locations nationwide.

The problem was discovered after the company received three consumer complaints reporting metal objects found in the hot dogs.

There have been no confirmed reports of adverse reactions or injury due to the consumption of these products. Anyone concerned about an injury or illness should contact a healthcare provider.

Consumers who have purchased the recalled hot dogs are urged not to consume them. The products should be thrown away or returned to the place of purchase.

Consumers with additional questions or concerns about this recall should call (877) 933-4625.