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Perfect Pasta Inc. (Addison, IL) its ready-to-eat- roast beef because it may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes


Roast Beef Recalled Over Listeria Concerns

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An Illinois-based company is recalling 315 pounds of its ready-to-eat- roast beef because the product may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.

Perfect Pasta Inc. of Addison, IL issued the voluntary recall Thursday after testing conducted by USDA’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) revealed Listeria in a sample of the product.

Nestle Lean Cuisine Ravioli Dish Recalled After Glass Fragments Found

Nestle issued a voluntary recall for some Lean Cuisine ravioli dishes Friday after three consumers reportedly found glass fragments in the food, according to a press release from Nestle. None of the customers were injured.

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Nestle recalls beef ravioli and tortellini after finding horse meat

Nestle, the world's biggest food company, has removed beef pasta meals from shelves in Italy and Spain after tests revealed traces of horse DNA above one per cent.


The Swiss-based company, which just last week said products under its labels were not affected by the escalating horse meat scandal, said it had informed the authorities.

Some Findus UK beef lasagnes have been found to contain up to 100% horsemeat

Horsemeat scandal: Comigel is huge exporter of French frozen meals: Metz-based firm makes tens of thousands of tonnes of meals for around 15 countries, but has so far made no public statementù


US Department of Labor's OSHA cites Rana Meal Solutions with 12 safety violations at Bartlett, Ill., pasta manufacturing plant


The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited Rana Meal Solutions LLC in Bartlett with 12 safety violations following a complaint inspection alleging workers were exposed to ammonia hazards in July 2012 at the Bartlett plant, which was being retrofitted for use as a pasta production facility. Proposed fines total $54,000.

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Wheels from meals: artist uses pasta to make model cars, bikes and lorries

A creative artist cooked up these models of cars, planes and boats - using nothing more than a little household pasta. 

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Serghei Pakhomoff, from Perm, Russia, made the mini-masterpieces using many different varieties of the Italian foodstuff.

And from a macaroni motorbike to a linguine lorry, each one of the edible creations can take up to 30 HOURS to make.

The End of Pasta

Temperatures are rising. Rainfalls are shifting. Droughts are intensifying. What will we eat when wheat won’t grow.


A world without pasta seems inconceivable. Mac-and-cheese-loving children across the United States would howl in protest. Italy might suffer a cultural heart attack. Social unrest could explode in northern China, where noodles are the main staple.

Ireland: SPAR introduces a new Italian fresh food range


SPAR is introducing a ‘bellisimo’ new Italian range into its stores across Northern Ireland, giving shoppers extra quick and easy meal solutions at value for money prices without compromising on quality


Recently Eamon McKillop’s SPAR on the Fry’s Road, Ballymena hosted a free Italian sampling session at the store, giving local shoppers the chance to taste for themselves this great new range.

Thank goodness for Chef Boyardee: Ravioli theft suspect caught with ‘telltale’ sauce on his lips

He would have gotten away with it too, if it weren't for that meddling tomato sauce

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Or maybe not. It appears that police in Gregg County, Texas had already cornered Michael Don Mitchell on suspicion that the 38-year-old had allegedly broken into a Lakeport home, stolen $87 in cash... and eaten a can of ravioli.

Rhode Island: East Providence’s Italian Corner gets Fieri, Food Network exposure

The Italian Corner delicatessen in the city received tremendous national exposure Monday night, Oct. 15, when it was featured on Guy Fieri’s hit Food Network television program “Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives.”

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Owner Osvaldo Pirro, along with his brother-in-law, chef and store manager Massimo Dellolio, got the full “Fieri” treatment,

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