California firm recalls
BBQ chicken salads
Huxtable's Kitchen, a Vernon, CA, establishment, is recalling approximately 5,610 pounds of barbeque chicken salads.
The salads contain diced onions that are the subject of a Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recall due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced.
The product subject to recall is the 14.5-oz trays of "Trader Joe's BBQ Chicken Salad."
The product subject to recall bears the establishment number "P-11079" inside the USDA mark of inspection.
Each package also has a sticker with use-by dates through July 30.
The product was produced between July 20-24 and was distributed to retail establishments in Arizona, New Mexico, Southern California, Southern Nevada and Texas.
When available, the retail distribution list will be posted on FSIS' website at www.fsis.usda.gov/FSIS_Recalls/Open_Federal_Cases/index.asp.
FSIS was alerted to the problem by Huxtable's Kitchen.
The company was informed by a supplier that diced onions used in the product are subject to an FDA recall.
FSIS and the company have received no reports of illnesses associated with consumption of this product.
Consumers with questions about the recall should contact the company's Director of Quality Assurance Juan Castro at 323-923-2885.