July 4, 2002
New York Firm Has Recalled Chicken Ravioli
Carmel, N.Y. (SafetyAlerts)
- United States Department of Agriculture, Food Safety and Inspection
Service, (FSIS) said that Marrone Pasta Corp. has recalled
approximately 3,150 pounds of chicken ravioli that contain an undeclared
Eggs are known allergens. Persons who have an allergy or severe sensitivity
to eggs run the risk of possible allergic reactions if they consume this
The products subject to recall are 20-ounce packages of "Pasta Del Mondo,
CHICKEN RAVIOLI." Each package bears "P-4702" inside the USDA seal of
The ravioli was produced prior to June 19, 2002 and distributed to retail
stores in New York.
"We want consumers who are allergic to eggs to be aware of the recall," said
William J. Hudnall, acting FSIS administrator. "People with sensitivities to
eggs may wish to check their freezers for the recalled product."
The problem was discovered by an FSIS inspector.
Media and consumers with questions about the recall may contact Frank
Marrone, company president, at (845) 225-8889.