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Liz Lovely Issues Voluntary Recall on Products Containing Chocolate Due to Undeclared Dairy from Chocolate Supplier
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - November 13, 2010 - Liz Lovely, Inc. of Waitsfield, VT, a dairy free bakery, is recalling cookie products containing chocolate or chocolate chips with undeclared dairy present in the chocolate which was purchased from a third-party chocolate manufacturer.
Liz Lovely cookie products are distributed nationwide in retail stores and through mail orders. People who have allergies to milk run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these undeclared dairy affected products.
This voluntary recall includes the following products:
|Cowboy Cookies||6oz. Plastic Bag With 2 Cookies||893410000018||00497, 00504, 00515|
|Cowgirl Cookies||893410000056||00493, 00503, 00512|
|Peanut Butter Classics||893410000025||00496, 00507|
|Gluten Free Chocolate Fudge||893410001008||00499, 00415, 00514|
|Gluten Free Triple Choc. Mint||893410001122||00506|
|Gluten Free Chocolate Chip||893410001015||00509|
|Lovely Oh's||8oz. Plastic Clamshell Container||893410002111||00501, 00513|
|Mint Lovely Oh's||893410002159||00501, 00513|
|Peanut Butter Lovely Oh's||893410002289||00501, 00513|
|Organic Pretzels||893410002081||00501, 00513|
Lot number for the 6oz. plastic bags is stamped on each 12-unit case box, but is not printed on each package. Lot number for the 8oz. containers is printed on a sticker affixed to each unit, along with a best-by date.
The recall was initiated after one allergic reaction to dairy was reported. Production of the product will resume on November 24, 2010 with 100% dairy free chocolate and updated product packaging. In the meantime, all Liz Lovely, Inc. products without chocolate or chocolate chips remain 100% dairy free.
Consumers who purchased any of the above products shipped between October 4, 2010 and November 15, 2010 are urged to return them to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with questions may contact the company 8am to 5pm EST at 802-496-6390 or visit www.lizlovely.com for more information.