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on August 30, 2016

Sentry Foods recalls frozen chicken entrées

The company is recalling the products due to possible foreign matter contamination

Sentry Foods, a Tucker, Ga. establishment, is recalling approximately 21,570 pounds of frozen chicken entrées that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically glass or hard plastic, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS).

The frozen chicken entrée items were produced and packaged on March 17, March 18, April 30, and May 13, 2016.

The following products are subject to recall:

  • 10-oz. tray pack in box of Saffron Road “LEMONGRASS BASIL CHICKEN WITH BASMATI RICE” with a “Best By” date of “08-19-2017” and lot number 0219-00207-016.
  • 10-oz. tray pack in box of Saffron Road “LEMONGRASS BASIL CHICKEN WITH BASMATI RICE” with a “Best By” date of “10-29-2017” and lot number 0429-00258-016.
  • 10-oz. tray pack in box of Saffron Road “LEMONGRASS BASIL CHICKEN WITH BASMATI RICE” with a “Best By” date of “10-29-2017” and lot number 0429-00207-016.

The products subject to recall bear establishment number “EST. P-19031” inside the USDA mark of inspection or printed on the side of the container. These items were shipped to retail locations in Indiana, Texas, and Pennsylvania.

The problem was discovered through consumer complaints reported to the company who then contacted FSIS. No injuries were reported with the complaint. FSIS has received no confirmed reports of injury or illness from consumption of these products.

Anyone concerned about an injury or illness should contact a healthcare provider. Consumers who have purchased these products are urged not to consume them. These products should be thrown away or returned to the place of purchase.

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