July 31, 2002
Recall Update: Specialty Cheese Mexicano
Semisoft Cheese Recall is Complete
- The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has released the following
Queso Mexicano Semisoft Cheese for Quesadillas And
Enchiladas, net weight 5 pounds. Recall # F-674-2.
Lot 178 11902.
Recalling Firm: Specialty Cheese Co. Inc., Lowell, WI, by letters dated
October 30, 2001.
Manufacturer: Specialty Cheese Co. Inc., Reeseville, WI.
Firm initiated recall is complete.
The recalled lot contained more than 110,000 E. coli organisms per gram and
a sample of one of the lots contained 2000 Enterotoxigenic E. Coli per gram.
VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
GA, IL and WI.