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Linden Cookies Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Milk in Mini Chocolate Chip Cookies and 3 Pack Chocolate Chip Cookies

For Immediate Release

December 13, 2016





Linden Cookies, Inc. in Congers New York is recalling fully baked Linden’s Chocolate Chip Cookies because they contain undeclared milk.  People who have an allergy to milk run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product.

The Linden’s Chocolate Chip Cookies were distributed to wholesalers in Florida, Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, New Jersey, New York, Connecticut, and Massachusetts.

The following Linden Chocolate Chip Cookies are affected:

ProductsUPCSell By Dates
2 oz., Mini Chocolate Chippers76809-30017Feb. 8, 2017 through March 28, 2017
1.1 oz. Mini Chocolate Chippers76809-30090Feb. 8, 2017 through March 28, 2017
1.75 oz., 3 Large Chocolate Chip Pack76809-30010Dec. 14, 2016 through Feb 01, 2017

The Sell by Dates are found on the front of the package. No other Linden Cookies or products were affected.

The company has not received any confirmed reports of illnesses to date.

The recall was initiated after being notified by the bulk chocolate chip manufacturer that the raw ingredient contains undeclared milk. 

Consumers who purchased the above listed cookies are urged to return it to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with questions can call Lindens at 845-268-5050 Monday-Friday, 8:00 am - 4:00 pm EST.

Linden Cookies Inc. is a small family owned business located in Congers, New York. We have been baking delicious, nutritious cookies for 75 years.


Product Photos

  • Product label, Linden’s Chocolate Chippers Bite Size Chocolate Chip Cookies, NET WT 1.1 OZ (31.2g) 
  • Product label, Linden’s Chocolate 3 Large Chocolate Chip Cookies, NET WT 1 3/4 OZ (49.6g) 
  • Product label, Linden’s Chocolate Chippers Bite Size Cookies, NET WT 2 OZ (56.6g)

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