June 11, 2009

Kroger-brand frozen chicken wings recalled

The U.S. Food Safety and Inspection Service announced a nationwide recall of about 608,188 pounds of Kroger-brand chicken wings due to a labeling error.

The FSIS said the manufacturer, Pilgrim's Pride Corp. of Mount Pleasant, Texas, said the frozen poultry products might contain undeclared milk, soy and wheat, producing a health risk for people allergic to such ingredients.

The 32-ounce bags of Kroger fully cooked buffalo style chicken wing sections coated with sauce bear a Best By date of JUL 25, 2009 through JUN 8, 2010. The bags were shipped to Kroger Co. retail stores nationwide.

Consumers with questions can contact Kroger at 800-632-6900.