Ukrop’s chicken salad recalled

Published 8:13 am Saturday, September 5, 2020

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On Aug. 31, 2020, Ukrop’s Homestyle Foods, a Richmond, Va. establishment, recalled about 1,202 pounds of ready-to-eat chicken salad product due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service announced.

The product may contain almonds, a known allergen, which are not declared on the product label.

The ready-to-eat chicken salad item was produced on Aug. 26, 2020. The product is subject to recall is 15-oz. round plastic containers containing “Ukrop’s Chicken Salad” with a sell by date of “09/02/20.”

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The product subject to recall bears establishment number “P-19979” inside the USDA mark of inspection. These items were shipped to retail locations in North Carolina, Ohio, Virginia, and West Virginia. According to the Ukrop’s website, the product is carried in Catering by Ukrop’s, Food Lion, Harris Teeter, Kroger, Publix and Wegmans.

The problem was discovered after the firm received a consumer complaint reporting that the product contained almonds.

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.