Larry’s Custom Meats in New York is recalling 529 pounds of beef tongue products that may have been shipped with the lingual tonsils still attached. These are lymphatic tissue which is considered risk materials for BSE (Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy), or mad cow disease. No illnesses have been reported to date.
The recalled product is 1-1/2 pounds packages of “Larry’s Custom Meats Inc. Beef Tongue”. They were produced on various dates between October 23, 2014 and June 12, 2015. They were shipped to retail locations in New York and Pennsylvania. They have the establishment number “EST. 40359” inside the USDA mark of inspection.
If you purchased this product, do not eat it. Discard or return to the place of purchase for a refund.