ALERT: Jasper Company Issues Voluntary Recall of Some Pork Products

From Local Sources 

JASPER -- Merkley and Sons Packing Company of Jasper, Ind. is voluntarily recalling Hickory Smoked Pork in BBQ Sauce because the product may contain soy allergen, which is not listed on the ingredient label. The recalled pork was sold at grocery stores in eight Indiana counties.

Hickory Smoked Pork in BBQ Sauce is sliced pork sold in 32-ounce and 64-ounce refrigerated packages with a yellow and red label bearing a “Merkley Quality Meats” logo.

The product was sold in Crawford, Dubois, Gibson, Harrison, Perry, Spencer, Warrick, and Vanderburgh counties. (Specific retail outlets are listed below.)

Merkley and Sons asks consumers to return or destroy the product. Consumers should also check their freezers for unused portions.

In addition to Merkley and Sons Packing Co. store in Jasper, several other grocery stores sold Merkley Quality Meats Hickory Smoked Pork in BBQ Sauce, including:

Hometown IGA stores located in:

·      Loogootee, Ind.

·         Morgan Ave; Evansville

·         1st Ave; Evansville, Ind.

·         Broadway St; Princeton, Ind.

·         Rockport, Ind.

Priceless stores at:

·         Washington, Ind.

·         Pennsylvania Ave; Evansville, Ind.

Holiday Foods located in:

·         Jasper, Ind.

·         Dale, Ind.

·         Ferdinand, Ind.

·         Santa Claus, Ind.

·         Haubstadt, Ind.

·         New Salisbury, Ind.

Nobles in Tell City, Ind.

Mor for Less in Huntingburg, Ind.

Bucks Produce in Marengo, Ind.

Guillaume’s in Leopold, Ind.