USDA: Perdue chicken nuggets recalled

Lindsey O'Laughlin
York Dispatch
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About 16,000 pounds of the Purdue Foods refrigerated "Fun Shapes Chicken Breast Nuggets" were recalled Monday, Jan. 28, after the company neglected to list a dairy allergen warning on the packaging.

In a news release Monday, the USDA said nugget packages matching the following description should be thrown out or returned to the grocery store:

  • 12-oz. packages of “PERDUE Fun Shapes Chicken Breast Nuggets” with a “USE BY” date of March 11, 2019, and lot codes 17009010 – 19009010.

The USDA said there have been no confirmed cases of adverse allergic reactions to the nuggets.

Customers with any questions are encouraged to call Perdue Consumer Care at 1-866-866-3703. 

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