Nathan’s and Curtis Issue Hot Dog Recall
If you've recently purchased hot dogs from Nathan's or Curtis Beef Master, you need to hear this: John Morrell, the parent company of these brands, recently issued a recall.
Nathan's Skinless Beef Franks and Curtis Grill Master Beef Franks may contain extraneous materials, including metal. Recalled Nathan's products have a use by date of August 19, 2017; recalled Curtis products have a use by date of June 15, 2017.
Here's more from a press release from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service:
The products subject to recall bear establishment number “EST. 296” on the side of the package. These items were shipped to retail locations nationwide.
The problem was discovered after the establishment received three complaints of metal objects in the beef frank product packages. The establishment notified FSIS on May 19, 2017.
There have been no confirmed reports of adverse reactions or injury due to consumption of these products. Anyone concerned about an injury or illness should contact a healthcare provider.
Consumers who have purchased these products are urged not to consume them. These products should be thrown away or returned to the place of purchase.