Tough News to Swallow: That Salisbury Steak You Are Eating May Have Bone in It
Bad news Salisbury steak lovers, Conagra Brands recalled more than 100,000 pounds of the product that could contain bone.
The company announced the recall on Wednesday.
Here's what you need to know:
- The 27-ounce carton with plastic shrink-wrapped packages contains 6 pieces of “Banquet FAMILY SIZE 6 SALISBURY STEAKS & BROWN GRAVY MADE WITH CHICKEN, PORK AND BEEF – GRILL MARKS ADDED”
- the containers have a lot code of 5006 8069 10 05.
- A ‘BEST BY’ date of SEP 01 2019 is printed on the package.
- The package has the USDA mark of inspection with establishment number “P-115” on the side panel.
- The 135,159 pounds of Salisbury steak products that contain poultry, pork, and beef were shipped nationwide.
- Contains "extraneous materials, specifically bone."
Conagra received several complaints from consumers and three people reported minor mouth injuries after eating the Salisbury steak. The company said anyone concerned about an injury or illness, contact a healthcare provider.
If you have purchased one of these products, you should throw it away or return it to the store where you bought it. If you have questions, you can call Conagra Brands Consumer Affairs at (800) 289-6014.
The Food Safety and Inspection Service will post the retail distribution list on its website once it is made available.