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Gourmet Express, LLC. Voluntarily Recalls 21 Ounce Packages of "Bremer Garlic Shrimp" Due to Possible Undeclared Eggs

 

Contact:
Consumer:
(877) 599-9330

Julia Mulhollen
100 Gourmet Dining Drive
Greenville, KY 42345
(270) 338-7102 x 2092 - Phone
(270) 338-1852 - Fax
kellybell@sjp.com
 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - Greenville, KY, November 7, 2013 - GOURMET EXPRESS, LLC. VOLUNTARILY RECALLS 21 OZ. PACKAGES OF "BREMER GARLIC SHRIMP" SKILLET MEALS DUE TO POSSIBLE UNDECLARED EGG. People who have allergies to egg, run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.

Amended press release for FDA items only, as it was determined 32 oz. "Fusia Chicken Lo Mein" and 21 oz. "Bremer 3 Cheese Chicken" under USDA jurisdiction, was under control and not available for purchase by consumers.

The recalled "BREMER GARLIC SHRIMP" was distributed to Aldi distribution centers in Mt. Joliet, TN; Jefferson, GA; Batavia, IL; Valparaiso, IN and Webberville, MI areas.

The BREMER GARLIC SHRIMP come in 21 oz. multi-colored package and is marked BEST BY 4 30 15, stamped on the top tear strip.

No illnesses have been reported to date in connection with this problem.

The voluntary recall was initiated after it was discovered that the egg-containing product was distributed in packaging that did not reveal the presence of eggs. The possible allergen contamination was identified as part of Gourmet Express's continuing food quality processes. The Company has worked with the Food and Drug Administration as well as its distributor to withdrawal the affected products. The Company has also improved its food safety protocols and procedures to prevent future occurrences and to ensure no additional contamination is observed. Gourmet Express produces a variety of skillet meals offering high quality dining based on beef, poultry, pork and seafood. Gourmet Express is committed to continuing to provide high quality and nutritionally balanced skillet meals with quality ingredients and flavorful recipes at affordable prices.

While no illnesses have been reported, consumers who have purchased the products identified should not consume or serve these products and may return them to their place of purchase for a full refund or contact Gourmet Express directly for a full refund or exchange.

Consumers with questions who would like more detailed information are encouraged to contact the company at (877) 599-9330 M-F 8:00 am- 5:00 pm CST or the below contact:

Julia Mulhollen, Quality Manager
100 Gourmet Dining Drive
Greenville, KY 42345
(270) 338-7102 x 2092 - Phone
(270) 338-1852 - Fax
kellybell@sjp.com

  

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