Congra Brands, Inc. has recalled 2,871 pounds of Chef Boyardee chicken and rice products.
The Department of Agriculture says it is because of misbranding and undeclared allergens. The products were produced and packaged on January 16 and are labeled as chicken and rice, but actually, contain beef ravioli.
- 7.5 oz. canned microwavable bowls of “Chef BOYARDEE rice with chicken & vegetables” on the label, and a package code of 210090151050045L, and ‘BEST BY’ date of Jul082020 on the bottom of the bowl.
People who have purchased the products are urged not to consume them. The products should be thrown away or returned to the place of purchase.
Consumers with questions about the recall may contact Danielle Richardson, Conagra’s manager of quality, at 1-800-921-7404.
According to the USDA, this recall is a Class I recall.
USDA Recall Classifications
- Class I: This is a health hazard situation where there is a reasonable probability that the use of the product will cause serious, adverse health consequences or death.
- Class II: This is a health hazard situation where there is a remote probability of adverse health consequences from the use of the product.
- Class III: This is a situation where the use of the product will not cause adverse health consequences.