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Lime Green Grocer, Inc. Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Soy in the Thai Delight Burrito
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — January 27, 2015 — Lime Green Grocer, Inc. of Seattle, Washington is recalling 783 individually wrapped Thai Delight Burritos, because it may contain undeclared soy. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to soy run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product.
Thai Delight Burrito was distributed in the greater Seattle area by San Juan Salsa and Lime Green Grocer directly to the shelves of retail grocery stores.
The Thai Delight Burritos would have been displayed in the deli sections in refrigerated cases. The product is individually wrapped, packaged ready to eat and in grab and go cases, and has the UPC 7 94025 00190 5. The recalled burritos have expiration dates of 1-24, 1-28, 1-31 and 2-4.
No illnesses or allergic reactions have been reported to date.
The recall was initiated after it was discovered that the burritos containing soy were distributed in packaging that did not reveal the presence of soy.
This recall is being made with the knowledge of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and Washington State Department of Agriculture (WSDA).
Consumers who have purchased the Thai Delight Burrito are urged to return it to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with questions may contact Lime Green Grocer, INC. at 206-295-2805 regular business hours.
Recalled Product Photos Are Also Available on FDA's Flickr Photostream.