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2.4 million pounds of taquitos recalled due to salmonella, listeria concerns

Go-Go Taquitos distributed nationwide

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More frozen food items are being recalled, so check your freezer. 

Approximately 2,490,593 pounds of ready-to-eat beef and poultry taquitos are being recalled by Ruiz Food Products because of salmonella and listeria contamination concerns, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service.

The taquitos were produced from July 1 through Oct. 10 and were distributed nationwide.

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These are the products being recalled:

  • 4.5-lbs. cardboard cases containing 24-count Go-Go Taquitos “Beef Taco & Cheese Taquitos” with a case code 86183 printed on the label.
  • 4.5-lbs. cardboard cases containing 24-count Go-Go Taquitos “Buffalo Style Cooked Glazed Chicken Taquitos” with a case code 86006 printed on the label.
  • 4.5-lbs. cardboard cases containing 24-count Go-Go Taquitos “Chipotle Chicken Wrapped in A Battered Flour Tortilla” with a case code 86019 printed on the label.

Ruiz Food Products Inc. was notified on Oct. 16 by its onion supplier about the possible contamination.

The products subject to recall bear establishment numbers “17523A or P-17523A” and “45694 or P-45694” in the USDA mark of inspection. 

So far there have been no confirmed reports of adverse reactions due to consumption of these products. 

Consumers may contact the Ruiz Food Products Inc. Consumer Hotline at 1-800-772-6474.

More information on the recall can be found here.  
 


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