The USDA reported a recall by National Steak and Poultry of nearly 2 million pounds of ready-to-eat chicken products. The products are labeled: “Distributed by National Steak and Poultry, Owasso, Oklahoma." The recall is on products that might be undercooked, with dates ranging from August 20 - November 30.

Amanda Shulman

The recall began on November 23rd, and was extended on December 1st. Today reported that the original problem was discovered by a call from a food service customer, complaining that the products appeared to be undercooked.  

According to this list, some of the recalled products include:

- NSP fully cooked, diced, grilled, boneless chicken breast

- Hormel Natural Choice 100% Natural Chicken — No preservatives, fully cooked, roasted chicken breast. No other Hormel product is impacted.

Photo by Kelda Baljon

If you notice that you have any of the products on the list — throw that shit out. Or, take it back to the grocery store for a full refund. You don't need to get sick over undercooked chicken. As of now, there have been no reported illnesses linked to this recall. Keep your eye out.