Memorial Day is right around the corner and it appears that some people may have to cancel their favorite BBQ hot dogs as both Nathan’s Famous hot dogs and Curits Beef Master hot dogs are experiencing a major recall after small pieces of metal have been found in them. Fortunately no one has been seriously hurt from them.
Over 210,000 pounds of hot dogs have been recalled after discovering the meat has been contaminated with foreign matter, according to the USDA. The famous Nathan’s hot dog brand is affected by the recall.
Three customer complaints reported finding metal pieces in the hot dogs.
These products were distributed to various locations nationwide.
If you have either of these hot dogs in your home, please throw away or return to the store immediately.
It impacts 14-ounce sealed film packages of “Nathan’s Skinless 8 Beef Franks” with a use by date of August 19, 2017, and 16-ounce sealed film packages of “Curtis Beef Master Beef Franks” with a use by date of June 15, 2017.
Both products have establishment number “EST. 296” on the side of the package.
Beef maker John Morrell and Co. said it has received three complaints of metal in hot dogs, but no injuries have been reported.
Anyone who bought the recalled hot dogs should throw them away or return them.