Undeclared Peanuts; FDA Press Release.
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Garden Lites Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Peanuts in Garden Lites Kale & Quinoa Soufflé, Garden Lites Southwestern Soufflé, Garden Lites Veggie Chili & Cornbread Melt, Garden Lites Kale & Brown Rice Veggie Bites & Classic Cooking Kale and Quinoa Veggie Cakes
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — January 15, 2015 — JAMAICA, NY — Garden Lites®, The Delicious Vegetable Company™ owned and operated by Classic Cooking LLC, is issuing a voluntary recall of several products due to the fact that they contain undeclared peanuts. The ingredient cumin provided by a third party vendor was contaminated with peanut allergen. Individuals who have severe sensitivity to peanuts should not consume the designated products as they may run the risk of a serious and even life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.
These products were distributed nationwide in retail stores.
The recall affects products with the following lot numbers and UPC codes:
|PRODUCT NAME||SIZE||LOT#||EXP DATES||UPC|
|Garden Lites Kale & Quinoa Soufflé||7 oz||3219
|Garden Lites Southwestern Soufflé||7 oz||27814
|Garden Lites Veggie Chili & Cornbread Melt||7 oz||29914||4/26/2016||7-04863-01726-6|
|Garden Lites Kale & Brown Rice Veggie Bites||9 oz||28014
|Classic Cooking Kale & Quinoa Veggie Cakes||6.75 lbs||32314
To date, no illnesses have been reported in connection with this recall.
Customers seeking a refund are asked to send a digital image displaying the UPC code and expiration date on the package/s affected to firstname.lastname@example.org or they can mail the product packaging to Classic Cooking Attn: RECALL at 165-35 145th Dr., Jamaica, NY 11434 in exchange for a refund. Consumers with questions may contact the company at 718-439-0200 ext. 627, Mon – Fri 9:00AM To 5:00PM.
Recalled Product Photos Are Also Available on FDA’s Flickr Photostream.