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05-05-2008, 07:15 PM
Gourmet Boutique LLC, a Jamaica, N.Y., firm, is voluntarily recalling approximately 286,320 pounds of fresh and frozen meat and poultry products that may be contaminated with listeria monocytogenes, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service has announced.

About 35 different products are subject to the recall. To view the full list, click here (http://www.fsis.usda.gov/PDF/Recall_013-2008_Release.pdf).

The fresh meat and poultry salad products were produced between April 19 and April 24. The frozen products were produced between October 23, 2007, and April 23, 2008. Recalled products were sent to foodservice and retail establishments nationwide.

The problem was discovered through microbiological sampling by FSIS and the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services. FSIS has received no reports of illnesses associated with consumption of products subject to this recall.