Del Monte recalls certain cans of corn across 25 states


Del Monte Foods Inc. has recalled 64,242 cases of Fiesta Corn Seasoned with Red & Green Peppers due to under-processing. 

The product was distributed to retail locations in 25 states including Alaska, Alabama, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, New Jersey, New York, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas, Vermont, Virginia, Washington and Wisconsin, and 12 international locations.

There have been no reports of illness to date, but the under-processing could lead to life-threatening illness if consumed. 

According to the notice, the specific product being recalled is the 15.25-ounce cans with the UPC number 24000 02770 printed on the label. The “Best if Used By” dates stamped on the bottom of the can are the following: 

  • Aug. 14, 2021
  • Aug. 15, 2021
  • Aug. 16, 2021
  • Sept. 3, 2021
  • Sept. 4, 2021
  • Sept. 5, 2021
  • Sept. 6, 2021
  • Sept. 22, 2021
  • Sept. 23, 2021

If you have any questions you may contact the company by calling 1-800-779-7035 or logging on to www.delmontefoods.com

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