A Texas food processor is recalling 34,000 pounds of fully cooked ground beef products that could be contaminated with plastic. Don Lee Farms FULLY COOKED BEEF PATTY CRUMBLES and Don Lee Farms FULLY COOKED HOMESTYLE BEEF PATTY.
The products were shipped to institutional locations in Connecticut and Maine.
The Fully Cooked Beef Patty Crumbles that are being recalled are the 40-pound cases with lot code 5886A7214, case code CNG36100 and “Best if used within” date of August 2, 2018.
The Fully Cooked Homestyle Beef Patty recall is for the 40-pound cases with lot code 5886A7214, case code CNG38220 and “Best if used within” date of August 2, 2018.
The problem was discovered after the company and USDA’s Agricultural Marketing Services received complaints about hard, white plastic material found in the products.