Ready Dough Pizza Inc. Expands Recall of Pepperoni Pizza Products Because They Were Produced Without Benefit of Inspection


Reference Number 319/2022
Source U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)'s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS)
Type of Information Food Recall
Questionable food products

This release is being reissued to expand the recall to additional pizza products and to revise the total poundage of the recall. FSIS identified additional types of pizza and determined that the original weight calculation was overstated. The additional pizza products in commerce that fall within the scope of this recall include pizza products containing ham and bacon. The total adjusted poundage for this recall has been updated from 10,584 pounds to 6,595 pounds. The additional products, which also contain known allergens, were produced from April 6, 2022, through July 13, 2022, without the benefit of inspection. This release has been updated to include the new products, the adjusted total weight, and additional labels.


The frozen Cuban-style pizza items were produced from Jan. 12, 2022, through July 13, 2022. The following products are subject to recall [view labels]:       

  • 14-oz. box packages containing “PIZZA CUBANA CUBAN STYLE PEPPERONI PIZZA”.
  • 13-oz. box packages containing “PIZZA CUBANA CUBAN STYLE HAM PIZZA”.
  • 13-oz. box packages containing “PIZZA CUBANA CUBAN STYLE BACON PIZZA”.
The products subject to recall do not bear the USDA mark of inspection. Additionally, the products did not have the proper ingredients statement. 
Expiry date/Batch
See above.
Manufacturer/ Distributor Ready Dough Pizza Inc.
Reasons for recall The problem was discovered during routine FSIS surveillance activities when it was determined that the pizza products did not have the USDA mark of inspection and were produced in an establishment that was not inspected by USDA. The agency also found that some products had the wrong ingredient label or no ingredient labels at all.
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