Kroger recalls ribeye steak and ground beef products sold at Cincinnati area stores

Posted at 8:46 AM, Jun 10, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-10 12:25:36-04

CINCINNATI — Shoppers who stocked up early for a Father’s Day barbecue should double check the labels on several steak and beef products from Kroger.

The company announced a recall late last week for bone-in ribeye steaks, boneless ribeye steaks and in-store produced ground beef with the two labels below:

The products, sold between April 23 and June 7, may be contaminated with E. coli, according to Kroger’s recall notice. The recall affects stores located in Greater Cincinnati including stores in northern Kentucky, southeast Indiana and in Dayton, Ohio.

Customers should not eat the products and return them to stores for a full refund.

Anyone with questions about this recall should call Kroger at 800-576-4377 (select option 1, and then option 5). Click here for more information.

Symptoms of E. coli typically begin three to four days after exposure. Symptoms include diarrhea, abdominal cramping, nausea and vomiting.

There have been no confirmed reports of illness, Kroger said.