Nearly 400K pounds of hot dog, corn dog products recalled over Listeria concerns

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Bar S Franks

This Bar-S Foods label for Bun Length Franks is among those products included in the recall.

ALTUS, Okla. — Bar-S Foods Company in Oklahoma announced 372,684 pounds of chicken and pork hot dog and corn dog products have been recalled due to potential Listeria contamination, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) reports.

The recalled items were produced on July 10, 11, 12, 13 of 2016 and shipped to retail locations nationwide. The items recalled are listed below. Click here to view labels. 

  • 16-oz/1-lb. packages of “BAR-S Classic BUN LENGTH Franks MADE WITH CHICKEN, PORK ADDED” with “Use By” date of 10/11/2016 and case code 209.
  • 12-oz. packages of “BAR-S CLASSIC Franks MADE WITH CHICKEN, PORK ADDED” with package code 6338, “Use By” date of 10/10/2016 and case code 6405.
  • 24-oz./1.5-lb. cartons of “SIGNATURE Pick 5 CORNDOGS – 8 Honey Batter Dipped Franks On A Stick” with a “Use By” date of 4/6/2017 and case code 6071.
  • 42.72-oz./2.67-lb. cartons of “BAR-S CLASSIC CORN DOGS – 16 Honey Batter Dipped Franks On A Stick” with “Use By” dates of 4/7/2017 and 4/8/2017 and case code 6396.
  • 48-oz./3-lb. cartons of “BAR-S CLASSIC CORN DOGS – 16 Honey Batter Dipped Franks On A Stick” with package code 14054, “Use By” dates of 4/6/2017 and 4/9/2017, and case code 14038.

The FSIS reported the products subject to recall include the establishment number “EST. P-81A” inside the USDA mark of inspection.

L. Monocytogenes can lead to Listeriosis which can cause fever, muscle aches, headache, stiff neck, confusion, loss of balance and convulsions sometimes preceded by diarrhea or other gastrointestinal symptoms.

The listed recalled products should be thrown away and not consumed.