La Bodega Meat Unbranded Raw Beef Recall [US]

La Bodega Meat Unbranded Raw Beef Recall [US]

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US FlagUS/Washington: La Bodega Meat LLC, a Farmers Branch, Texas establishment, recalls an estimated 83,038 pounds of Unbranded Raw Beef Products from the American marketplace due to suspected failure to present for import re-inspection into the United States after processing in Managua, Nicaragua with consequential risks of bacterial infection, severe illness and/or possible life-changing complications, all serious health hazards.


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The United States Department of Agriculture (“USDA”) reports the following Raw Beef Products were imported on June 2 and June 3, 2020 and are subject to this recall:

  • 51.90-pound boxes containing various cuts of Beef, including:
    • Boneless Ribeye Roll
    • Flank Steak
    • Fresh Boneless Brisket
    • Fresh Eye of Round
    • Fresh Flap Meat
    • Fresh Inside Skirt
    • Fresh Outside Round
    • Fresh Top Sirloin
    • Inside Round
    • Outside Skirt
    • Peeled Knuckle
    • Shoulder Clod

==> No barcodes, UPCs, item numbers or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the food’s packaging, design and wholesale presentation.

According to the USDA, the Beef products subject to recall bear establishment number “ESTABLISHMENT 5” inside the foreign mark of inspection. The boxes also contain shipping marks “0671-20” or “0627-20”. After re-importation, these Beef Cuts were shipped to distributor locations in Arkansas, Missouri and Texas for food service and retail sales. The Beef at the retail level will not have any unique identifying labels.

The problem was discovered during routine US Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (“FSIS”) surveillance activities that determined that the firm re-imported the Beef products without the benefit of inspection. Consequently, you should neither serve nor consume the recalled Beef products identified above.

==> Never depend on your senses of sight, smell, taste or touch to confirm food poisoning, adulteration or contamination. If in doubt about the safety of any food, return it to your retailer for refund or toss it out in your household garbage, making sure small children and pets can’t access the suspect food.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession the recalled Beef products, please do not consume them directly nor use them as an ingredient in another dish or preparation. Instead, kindly return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund.

==> If you have a medical emergency, please contact 9-1-1, your closest hospital or emergency center equipped to properly treat bacterial poisoning.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact Mr. Jose Torres, Director, La Bodega Meat LLC at 1-214-402-4966. during normal business hours Central Standard Time, Monday to Friday.

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More information about this recall:
USDA recall number: FSIS-RC-013-2020
Recalls Direct RIN: 13154-2020
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