November 16, 1999El Abuelito Queso Fresco
Passaic, NJ (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) today reported that Abuelito Cheese, Inc. is recalling certain El
Abuelito Queso Fresco Cheese because the product is contaminated with Listeria
This Class I recall was initiated by
the company June 1, 1999 by telephone. This is the first notice the FDA has issued
to the general public of the recall. This recall is considered complete by the FDA.
Over 500 1-pound containers were
distributed in New Jersey and New York. There are no codes that can be used to identify
the product. The firm estimates none remains on the market.
Questions concerning this recall may
be directed to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA
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