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Reser's Fine Foods recalls thousands of pounds of meat from 27 states, including Virginia

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Reser's Fine Foods, a Topeka, Kan. establishment, is recalling approximately 22,800 pounds of chicken, ham and beef products due to possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today.

The company announced that these products are being recalled in conjunction with other foods regulated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). A full list of products being recalled can be found on FDA's website here. Products regulated by FSIS bear the establishment number "EST. 13520" or "P-13520" inside the USDA mark of inspection and include the following:

5 pound bags/packages of:

  • Cobble Street Market Chicken Salad
  • Cross Valley Farms Chicken Salad
  • Cross Valley Farms Ham Salad
  • Reser's Fine Foods White Meat Chicken Salad with Cranberries & Pecans
  • Reser's Fine Foods Chicken Salad
  • Reser's Fine Foods Ham Salad
  • Reser's Fine Foods Ham Salad Supreme                                                      

Also included in the recall are:

  • Millers Bar-B-Que Beans with Beef
  • Reser's Fine Foods White Meat Chicken Salad
  • Classic Chicken Salad 
  • Chef Solutions Cranberry Pecan White Meat Chicken Salad
  • Stonemill Kitchens Loaded Potato Salad with Bacon

The products were distributed to retailers and distributors in Alabama, Arkansas, Colorado, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming.

A comprehensive list of the items recalled - along with full descriptions - are available here.

The problem was discovered through microbiological testing by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency. A traceback investigation and follow-up testing by FDA at the facility determined there was potential cross contamination of products with Listeria monocytogenes from product contact surfaces. FSIS and the company have not received reports of illnesses due to consumption of these products.

Anyone concerned about an illness should contact a healthcare provider. 

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