Recall: Contaminated meat sold at deli/butcher shop
Amsellem butcher/deli shop at 5450 Westminster Ave in Cote St. Luc is recalling several meats because they may be contaminated with Listeria (Image courtesy Google Street View)
Published Monday, October 15, 2012 10:18AM EDT
Last Updated Monday, October 15, 2012 3:49PM EDT
Cold cuts bought from a Montreal-area deli and butcher may not be safe to eat.
Quebec's food inspection ministry says multiple products sold at Amsellem butcher shop, located at 5450 Westminster Ave. in Cote St. Luc, may be contaminated with Listeria-causing bacteria.
The suspect meats are:
- anything produced by Charcuterie Laost
- anything produced by Charcuterie Milano
- Smoked sausage
- Veal Supreme
All of these items would have been cut or sliced to order for customers. and all were sold until Oct. 3, 2012.
Anyone who has these items in their home should throw them out and not eat them.
Food contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes bacteria likely will not look or smell spoiled.
Listeria is a deadly bacteria that can cause breathing problems, high fevers, headaches, miscarriages and death.