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Major food recall: Beware these frozen burritos

A Green Chile Company egg & bacon breakfast burrito.
A Green Chile Company egg & bacon breakfast burrito.
courtesy of the USDA

Update: Green Chile Concepts, LLC says they're relocating to a new manufacturing facility starting Monday, as part of a long-planned move, reports CBS Los Angeles.


New Mexico-based Green Chile Food Company is recalling "approximately 252,854 pounds of ready-to-eat (RTE) meat and poultry frozen burrito products" due to listeria. 

Listeria can cause fatal infections in children, the elderly, and people with weakened immune systems. Others may experience high fever, diarrhea and severe headaches. It can also lead to miscarriages and stillbirths among pregnant women.

The burritos are available in California, Illinois, Oregon and South Dakota.

The ready-to-eat meat and poultry frozen burrito items were produced and packaged between March 8, 2017 and May 10, 2017. The following products are subject to recall:

 

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