HoneyBaked Foods recalls ham, turkey products


Monday, November 27th 2006, 11:43 am
By: News On 6


UNDATED (AP) _ HoneyBaked Foods Incorporated is recalling about 47,000 pounds of ham and turkey products that could be contaminated with a potentially dangerous microorganism.

The microorganism (Listeria monocytogenes) can cause serious or fatal infections in children, the elderly or those with weakened immune systems. It also can cause miscarriages and stillbirths among pregnant women.

Healthy adults can experience symptoms including fevers, severe headaches, nausea and diarrhea.

The glazed ham and turkey was produced between September Fifth and November 13th. It was sold through the company's catalog, on the Internet and at HoneyBaked stores and kiosks in the Toledo region.

(For more information, call 800-461-3998.)

(The recalled products include:

_6- to 11-pound packages of ``sliced & glazed fully cooked half ham'' with the establishment number ``EST. 15875'' and package codes 6261 through 6310.

_12- to 16-pound packages of ``sliced & glazed fully cooked whole ham'' with establishment number ``EST. 15875'' and package codes between 6261 and 6310.

_3-pound packages of ``sliced and glazed cooked boneless turkey breast'' with establishment number ``P-15875,'' product code 30505 02099 and package codes between 6248 and 6258.

_3-pound packages of ``sliced and glazed fully cooked smoked boneless turkey breast'' with establishment number ``P-15875,'' product code 30504 02099 and package codes between 6248 and 6258.)