For Immediate Release
November 25, 2015
Mr. Gaetano Mattiuzzo
The product is packaged as Simply Roundy's Natural - Authentic Italian Sweet Butternut Squash Ravioli, UPC011150507509 in Mariano's Stores in Illinois and Copps, Pick 'n Save and Metro Market in Wisconsin
Bertagni 1882 SpA of Arcugnano, Italy is recalling Bertagni Sweet Butternut Squash Ravioli (UPC#8001020110139) because the product may contain undeclared cashews and almonds. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to cashews or almonds run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product.
Approximately 55,000 units of Bertagni Sweet Butternut Squash were distributed nationwide to retailers throughout the U.S. This product, packaged in a paper tray with a strap wrapping around the tray, is generally sold in the refrigerated case in the dairy department. Product lots included in the recall are the following: 506B, 508C, 511D, 512C, 513B, 516B, 520A, 522B, 522F, 523B, 523C, 529C, 530F, 531F, 535C, 536A. These lots can be found black printed on the plastic bag on the front of the package.
There have been no injuries or illnesses reported to date associated with this product. The recall was initiated because tests by an outside agency showed the presence of almond and cashew on raw material used in production of Sweet Butternut Squash Ravioli.
Customers who purchased the recalled product should return it to the point of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with questions may contact Bertagni at email@example.com.