Theo Chocolate Almond Chocolate Bar Recall [US]


US Flag

US/Silver Spring: Theo Chocolate Almond Chocolate Bar Recall [US]Theo Chocolate recalls certain batch/lots of Salted Almond 70% Dark Chocolate Bars due to suspected mislabeling and consequential undeclared milk, a known allergen, source of dietary intolerance and possible trigger of Anaphylaxis, a serious and potential fatal situation, requiring immediate medical intervention. FDA: http://ht.ly/MTdv302pfSs

Direct link: http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm511799.htm

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

  • Theo Chocolate Salted Almond 70% Dark Chocolate Bars, sold wrapped in a white paper envelope with a net weight of three (3)-ounces, a lot number of 3037431, an expiration date of 05/2017 and a UPC of 8 74492 00170 4,

Please consult the photograph above for details of the food’s packaging, design and retail presentation.

According to the FDA, this recall was initiated after Theo Chocolate received a consumer complaint and upon investigation, discovered that the product actually inside the wrapper was the firm’s Milk Salted Almond Bar, a product that contains milk. These Chocolate bars, however, were mislabeled as Salted Almond 70% Dark Chocolate and were packed in a wrapper that did not reveal the presence of milk.

The recalled product was distributed in retail stores located in AZ, CA, CO, GA, IA, ID, FL, MI, MT, ND, NH, OR, NJ, NY, PA, TX, WA and WI.

==> For information about Milk Allergy or Lactose Intolerance, please consult the “Allergens & Intolerances” tab at the top of this page.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of these recalled Chocolate Bars and could be allergic to their Milk 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 directly nor use them as an ingredient in another dish or preparation. Instead, return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund.

If you have any questions about this recall, please contact Theo Chocolate at 1-206-632-5100, extension 1001 from 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday.

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

Want to read more about this recall? Please click on the links above to visit the originating site.

Want to read more about other recalls? Please click on the links below.

___________________________________________________________

Additional information about this recall:
Recalls Direct RIN: 7317-2016
More recalls? Back to the main Recalls Direct page: http://www.RecallsDirect.com/
About the Recalls Direct service: http://wp.me/P2bVty-2
Visit the Living Safely site: http://www.LivingSafely.org/
E. & O. E.

☞ Want to e-mail or share this recall? Simply use the “Share this” options below.
☞ Is this recall relevant to you? Click on the “Like” button below.

 

%d bloggers like this: