Updated Food Recall Warning - Certain Longo's brand ground meat products recalled due to E. coli O157:H7

OTTAWA, April 23, 2017 /CNW/ - The food recall warning issued on April 21, 2017 has been updated to include additional product information. This additional information was identified during the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) food safety investigation.

Longo Brothers Fruit Markets Inc. is recalling certain Longo's brand ground meat products from the marketplace due to possible E. coli O157:H7 contamination. Consumers should not consume the recalled products described below.

The following products were sold from the Longo Brothers Fruit Market located at 5636 Glen Erin Drive, Mississauga, Ontario.

Recalled products

 

Brand

Product

Size

UPC

Codes

Longo's

CAB Medium Ground Beef

 

Various

Starting with

0203102

Best Before 17 AL 19

Longo's

Value Pack Lean C.A.B Ground Beef

Various

Starting with

 0203098

Best Before 17 AL 19

Longo's

Lean C.A.B Ground Beef

Various

Starting with

0203099

Best Before 17 AL 19

Longo's

CAB Extra Lean Ground Beef

Various

Starting with

0204303

Best Before 17 AL 19

Longo's

CAB Extra Lean Sirloin Ground Beef

Various

Starting with

0203097

Best Before 17 AL 19

Longo's

VG Ontario Angus Beef Extra Lean Ground Sirloin

Various

Starting with

0226065

Best Before 17 AL 19

Longo's

VG Ontario Angus All Beef Lean Patties

Various

Starting with

0226067

Best Before 17 AL 20

Longo's

VG Ontario Angus All Beef Meatballs

Various

Starting with

0226068

Best Before 17 AL 20

Longo's

VG Ontario Angus All Beef Meatloaf

Various

Starting with

0226069

Best Before 17 AL 20

Longo's

VG Ontario Angus Lean Ground Beef

Various

Starting with

0226008

Best Before 17 AL 19

Longo's

VG Ontario Angus Medium Angus Ground Beef

Various

Starting with

0226070

Best Before 17 AL 19

Longo's

VG Ontario Angus Beef Burgers

Various

Starting with

0226005

Best Before 17 AL 20

Longo's

VG Ontario Angus Extra Lean Ground Beef

Various

Starting with

0226007

Best Before 17 AL 19

Longo's

C.A.B Original Beef Meatballs

Various

Starting with

0204524

Best Before 17 AL 22

Longo's

C.A.B. Mini Beef Meatballs

Various

Starting with

0225987

Best Before 17 AL 22

Longo's

C.A.B Original Beef Burgers

Various

Starting with

0204414

Best Before 17 AL 20

Longo's

C.A.B Original Beef Bambino Burgers

Various

Starting with

0204866

Best Before 17 AL 20

Longo's

C.A.B Portobello Swiss Beef Burgers

Various

Starting with

02044417

Best Before 17 AL 20

Longo's

C.A.B Original Beef Meat Loaf

Various

Starting with

0204525

Best Before 17 AL 22

Longo's

Longos Meat & Mozzarella Beef Cheese Stuffed Peppers

Various

Starting with

0204523

Best Before 17 AL 22

Longo's

CAB Extra Lean Ground Beef

Various

Starting with

0203100

Best Before 17 AL 19

Longo's

Lean Ground White Veal

Various

Starting with

0203523

Best Before 17 AL 19

Longo's

Lean Ground Beef Pork and Veal

Various

Starting with

0209749

Best Before 17 AL 19

Longo's

Lean Ground Beef

Various

Starting with

0208037

Best Before 17 AL 19

Longo's

Lean Ground White Veal

Various

Starting with

0209325

Best Before 17 AL 19

 

What you should do

If you think you became sick from consuming a recalled product, call your doctor.

Check to see if you have recalled products in your home. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased.

Food contaminated with E. coli O157:H7 may not look or smell spoiled but can still make you sick. Symptoms can include nausea, vomiting, mild to severe abdominal cramps and watery to bloody diarrhea. In severe cases of illness, some people may have seizures or strokes, need blood transfusions and kidney dialysis or live with permanent kidney damage. In severe cases of illness, people may die.

Background

This recall was triggered by CFIA test results. The CFIA is conducting a food safety investigation, which may lead to the recall of other products. If other high-risk products are recalled, the CFIA will notify the public through updated Food Recall Warnings.

The CFIA is verifying that industry is removing recalled product from the marketplace.

Illnesses

There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of these products.

More information

 

SOURCE Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA)

For further information: Media enquiries : CFIA Media Relations, 613-773-6600

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