Market of Choice, Inc. Recalls Pork and Poultry Products

Market of Choice, Inc. is recalling 1,094 pounds of pork and poultry pate products due to misbranding and undeclared allergens, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service announced Saturday.

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WASHINGTON, March 30, 2019 (USDA FSIS release) — Market of Choice, Inc., an Eugene, Oregon, establishment, is recalling 1,094 pounds of pork and poultry pâtĂ© products due to misbranding and undeclared allergens, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced Saturday. The products contain milk and soy, known allergens, which are not declared on the product label.  

The pork and poultry pâté items were produced on various dates prior to March 26, 2019. The products have a 30-day shelf life. The following products are subject to recall:

  • 5-oz. packages containing slices of “Market of Choice Country Pâté” and sell by dates prior to and including 04/25/19.
  • 5-oz. packages containing slices of “Market of Choice Chicken PâtĂ© with Rosemary & Lemon” with sell by dates prior to and including 04/25/19.
  • Whole terrine bulk packages containing “Market of Choice NORTHWEST GAME PATE” with sell by dates prior to and including 04/25/19.
  • Terrine bulk packages containing “COUNTRY PORK & PISTACHIO PATE MARKET OF CHOICE” with sell by dates prior to and including 04/25/19.
  • Terrine bulk packages containing “LEMON CHICKEN & ROSEMARY PATE MARKET OF CHOICE” with sell by dates prior to and including 04/25/19.

These items were shipped to Market of Choice retail locations in Oregon.  

The problem was discovered when Market of Choice reported to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the Oregon Department of Agriculture the undeclared allergens. The FDA notified FSIS, which has jurisdiction over the pork and poultry pate products. 

There have been no confirmed reports of adverse reactions due to consumption of these products. Anyone concerned about an injury or illness should contact a healthcare provider.   

FSIS is concerned that some product may be in consumers’ refrigerators or freezers. 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.

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