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Smart Organics frozen chicken recalled for being mislabeled

WASHINGTON — About 500 pounds of frozen chicken is being recalled due to the packages being misbranded and having undeclared allergens, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service.

FSIS said the Perdue company's product contained wheat, which was not declared on the label.

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The frozen chicken products were labeled as gluten-free chicken breast tenders, but in fact contain chicken nuggets.

The affected product:

  • 22-oz resealable plastic bags containing "Simply Smart Organics CHICKEN BREAST TENDERS GLUTEN FREE" with "Best By: 08 29 20," UPC Bar Code: 0-72745-80489-2, and time stamps of 00:30 to 1:00

FSIS said the products were shipped to stores in Pennsylvania, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina and Ohio.


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