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Cousins Products LLC Issues Allergy Alert and Voluntary Recall on 16oz Creole Tomato Dressing, Best by Date 05/18/17, due to Undeclared Milk

For Immediate Release

February 13, 2017



Cousins Products, LLC
(985) 792-7694


Cousins Products LLC, Madisonville, LA, is voluntarily recalling 16oz Creole Tomato Dressing, Best by Date 05/18/17, because the product may contain undeclared milk.  People who are allergic to milk run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reactions if they consume this product.
The product was distributed through retail stores in Southeastern LA.  The product is refrigerated and packaged in 16 oz glass jars with metal lids with the following code:
Best By Date: 05/18/17

Jar/Case Lot Number: 0001118

UPC code: 5027800100

No other lots or products are affected.

The recall was initiated after receiving a consumer complaint on jar labeled as Creole Tomato Dressing with a Best by Date 05/18/17 the revealed the presence of Blue Cheese dressing which contains milk.  Creole Tomato Dressing does not contain milk. Investigation into the matter, shows this was an isolated incident.  No illnesses have been reported to date.

Consumers who have purchased this product are urged not to consume it and to contact Cousins Products, LLC for product exchange or refund by telephone at (985) 792-7694, Monday – Friday, 9:00AM – 4 PM or anytime by email to

Cousins Products, LLC deeply cares about the health and safety of the people who consume our products and we apologize for any problems that this situation may cause. This voluntary recall is being conducted in consultation with FDA.


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