Lindt Chocolate Raisin & Almond Recall [US]


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US/Silver Spring: Lindt Chocolate Raisin & Almond Recall [US]Lindt & Sprüngli recalls approximately Chocolate Covered Raisin Bags and Chocolate Covered Almond Bags due to undeclared hazelnuts, a known allergen and possible trigger of Anaphylaxis, a serious and potential fatal situation, requiring immediate medical intervention. FDA: http://ht.ly/KRhAY

Direct link: http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm439873.htm

Additional information:
The US Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) reports the following Chocolates are subject to this recall:

  • Chocolate Covered Raisin 6.4 ounce standup Bag with a lot code L2975 and a best-before date of 4-30-2015
  • Chocolate Covered Almond 6.4 ounce standup Bag with a lot code of L2975 and best-before date of 4-30-2015

Consumers can find the lot codes on a white sticker placed on the back of the bag. Codes begin with the letter “L”.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the food’s packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional variations of the recalled foods are pictured on the Web site above.

According to the FDA, Lindt is issuing this recall after learning a limited number of bags of these two products were mistakenly labeled and may contain Hazelnuts, a known allergen.

==> For information about Nut Allergy (including Peanuts and Tree Nuts, such as Hazelnuts), please consult the “Allergens & Intolerances” tab at the top of this page.

The company says the recalled the product was sold at the following Lindt stores:

Fashion Outlets of Chicago
5220 Fashion Outlets Way
Rosemont, IL 60018

Peninsula Hotel
692 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10019

Maine Outlet Mall
345 US Route 1
Kittery, ME 03904

The Rolex Building
665 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10022

Woodbury Common Premium Outlets
498 Red Apple Court
Central Valley, NY 10917

Tanger Outlet Center
1770 West Main Street
Riverhead, NY 11720

Sawgrass Mills
12801 West Sunrise Blvd
Sunrise, FL 33323

Chicago Premium Outlets
1650 Premium Outlets Blvd
Aurora, IL 60502

Mall of America
284 South Avenue
Bloomington, MN 55425

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession these recalled Chocolates and could be allergic to their Hazelnut ingredients, have a close family member who is allergic or has previously experienced Anaphylaxis or are unsure of your allergy status, please do not consume them. Instead, return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by undeclared nuts, please search for “nut” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

If you have any questions about this recall, please contact Lindt Customer Service at 1-877-MY-LINDT (1-877-695-4638), 24 hours / day or by e-mail ChocCovered@lindt.com.

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Additional information about this recall:
Recalls Direct RIN: 5049-2015
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