Beef Taquito Products Recalled

Beef Taquito Products Recalled

More than 35,000 pounds of “Jose Ole Taquitos Beef Carne De Res in Corn Tortillas Crispy and Crunchy” have been recalled due to possible contamination with rubber and plastic.

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The frozen ready-to-eat products were produced by Texas-based Ajinomoto Windsor, Inc. on Dec. 30, 2016 with case codes 3366365A, 3366365B, 3366365C, 3366365D and a Best By date of December 30, 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Agricultures Food Safety and Inspection Service.

The products, which have the establishment number “Est. M-5590” inside the USDA mark of inspection, were shipped to retail locations in California, Florida, Illinois, Missouri, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, and Wyoming.

Ajinomoto Windsor, Inc. received two consumer complaints of foreign material in the products on March 14, 2017 and March 21, 2017. The foreign materials were pieces of rubber with white plastic and came from processing equipment.

There have been no confirmed reports of injury or illness caused by the recalled products, according to FSIS. Consumers with the products should throw them away or return them to the place of purchase.

For more information, call 909-477-4800.

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