Recall Alert: Nathan’s Hot Dogs For Potential Metal Contamination
With Memorial Day coming up you probably want to check your fridge or freezer to see if you have these Nathan's Famous Hot Dogs or Beef Masters in your fridge.
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, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS).
The beef franks items were produced on January 26, 2017. The following products are subject to recall: [View Labels (PDF only)]
- 14 oz. sealed film packages containing “Nathan’s SKINLESS 8 BEEF FRANKS,” with a Use By date of Aug. 19, 2017.
- 16 oz. sealed film packages containing “Curtis BEEF MASTER Beef Franks,” with a Use By date of June 15, 2017.
The products subject to recall bear establishment number “EST. 296” on the side of the package. These items were shipped to retail locations nationwide.
The recall was issued after the company received three complaints of metal objects in the beef frank product packages. The company alerted FSIS on May 19, 2017 and the recall was issued. Even though no adverse reactions or injuries have been reported consumers should THROW OUT or RETURN the products mentioned in the recall. Any questions or concerns, consumers can call 1 (877) 933-4625.