The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) has announced a recall by Blount Fine Foods of approximately 6,384 pounds of chicken tortilla soup by Panera. The fully cooked, read to eat chicken soup may contain extraneous material in the form of pieces of gray nitrile glove.
Several customers have complained of finding the foreign matter in their product to Blount Foods, but no adverse affect have been reported. Keep reading to see all the recall details.
The recall affects 16 oz. plastic containers of Panera BREAD at HOME Chicken Tortilla Soup and was produced on Jul. 1, 2021. Soups will have a lot code 070121-1V, “Use By 09/09/2021” and establishment number “P-13130” inside the USDA mark of inspection.
Affected soups were sent to retail locations in Arizona, Florida, Georgia, and Texas. Consumers should check if they have any of the recalled products in their refrigerator and immediately throw away or return to the place of purchase.
Consumers can also contact Blount Fine Foods Customer Care Team at (866) 674-4519 Monday – Friday from 9 AM to 9 PM Eastern Standard Time with any additional questions.