Gallery: Tuna Scrape – a.k.a. ‘Pink Slime’ of the Sea – Causes Serious ...


If you thought you escaped the wraths of ‘pink slime‘ with your pescetarian diet, you’re in for some stomach-clenching news that comes in the form of ‘tuna scrape’. The fishy concoction was recently recalled by the FDA after a serious outbreak of salmonella poisoned 116 people in 20 states and the District of Columbia. According to the FDA, the tuna scrape is “tuna backmeat, which is specifically scraped off from the fishes’ bones, and looks like a ground product.” This meat is served up across the US in everything from tuna burgers to that spicy tuna roll you had last night.

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