Seafood Cocktail Recalled
FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Consumer Media: 888-Info-FDA
May 12, 1999
Los Angeles, CA (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) today reported that Los Angeles Smoking and Curing Company Inc. is
recalling Lascco Seafood Cocktail, packaged in 4 ounce glass jars, because the product
contains undeclared egg white, snow crab, wheat starch, and wheat flour.
About a year ago the firm changed the name of this
product from Seafood & Crab Cocktail to Seafood Cocktail. Hence product may be on the
market under both names.
Product is not coded but can be identified by UPC code 0-728404-7.
Los Angeles Smoking and Curing Company Inc., Los Angeles, California.
MANUFACTURER, by telephone on March 24, 1999, followed by letter, and by press release on
March 26, 1999. Firm-initiated recall ongoing.
Nevada, California, Washington state, Alaska, Colorado, Idaho, Texas, Utah, Oklahoma,
Hawaii, Arizona, Montana, Oregon.
4,000 cases (12 jars per case) were distributed.