August 27, 2003
Recall Update: Kien Import Pickled
Lotus Rootlets Recall is Complete
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released the following information.
K. McGill New York USA brand Pickled Lotus Rootlets, Ngu Sen Chua Ngot, Net
Wt. 15 oz (430 grs). Product of Vietnam. Product is packaged in glass jars.
Serving Size 100 g; Servings Per Container 4.3. Recall # F-467-3.
All products on the market at the time the recall was initiated.
Kien Import Corp., Brooklyn, NY, by letters dated May 28, 2003, and by press
release on May 30, 2003. New York State initiated recall is complete.
Product contained undeclared sulfites based on NYSDAM sampling & analysis.
VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
48 cases (24 - 15 oz. Jars per case).
NY, MA, FL, NC, and PA.