KENOSHA, Wis. -- Kenosha Beef International Ltd. is recalling nearly 19 tons of frozen bacon-cheeseburger patties because they may contain pieces of gasket material.
They were distributed in Indiana, Maine, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina and Wisconsin. The packages have the establishment number "EST425B" and "best if used by" date code of 120812B.
he U.S. Department of Agriculture announced the recall Thursday on behalf of the Wisconsin company. The USDA says the products being recalled are 2-pound cartons containing six patties of Sam's Choice Fireside Gourmet Black Angus Beef Patties Bacon and Aged Cheddar.
The USDA says there have been no reports of injuries or illnesses. A telephone message left with Kenosha Beef was not immediately returned.
The Associated Press