Nestlé Recalls 762,000 Pounds of Pepperoni Hot Pockets

The frozen stuffed sandwiches are being recalled because they “may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically pieces of glass and hard plastic."

  • Published 16 January 2021
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MOUNT STERLING, Ky. (AP) — Nestlé Prepared Foods is recalling more than 762,000 pounds of pepperoni Hot Pockets, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service said. The frozen stuffed sandwiches — shipped to retail stores nationwide — are being recalled because they “may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically pieces of glass and hard plastic,” the USDA said Friday. The problem was discovered when the company received four consumer complaints of extraneous…

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