Undeclared Barley Prompts Ham Product Recall from Hahn Brothers

about 116,000 pounds of product are included in the recall

Undeclared Barley Prompts Ham Product Recall from Hahn Brothers
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august 7, 2017

what's being recalled?

Hahn Brothers has announced that it is recalling about 116,000 pounds of ready-to-eat ham products due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen. The products contain malted barley, a known allergen, which is not declared on the final product label.

The items were produced from December 17, 2015 to July 27, 2017 and have a 70-day sell-by date.

identifying information

The affected product was sold in 1.75 pound vacuum-packed mini ham packages bearing the name Lou's Garrett Valley Natural, All Natural black forest seasoned uncured ham nugget, FULLY COOKED WOOD SMOKED. The item also bears case code 74045 and establishment number EST. 2000 inside the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) mark of inspection.

These items were shipped to a distributor in New Jersey and further distributed to retail locations.  

There have been no confirmed reports of adverse reactions due to consumption of these products, to date.

next steps

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

Customers with questions about this recall can contact Barry Blevins, Vice President of Operations, at (443) 375-7762.