Safety

Company Announcement

When a company announces a recall, market withdrawal, or safety alert, the FDA posts the company's announcement as a public service. FDA does not endorse either the product or the company.

BLM Issues Allergy Alert On Undeclared Egg and Milk

For Immediate Release

May 17, 2018

Contact

Consumers

ALDI US
1-800-325-7894

Consumers

BLM US
920-698-2561

Announcement

BLM Prod.-u. Vertriebsges. mbH & Co. KG, is voluntarily recalling Priano Rosso Pesto Sauce as it may contain undeclared milk and egg.

People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk and egg run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product.

In cooperation with ALDI, the affected product has been removed from its stores. ALDI is the only retailer with this product. The affected product was packaged in a 6.70 oz. glass jar with a multicolored printed paper label and a twist-off metal lid. The UPC code is 041498147631. The best-by date and lot codes affected are;

Lot CodeBest-By-Date
LA 01607-16-2019, 07-01-2019
LA 01707-17-2019, 07-01-2019, 09-17-2019
LA 05208-21-2019
LA 05308-22-2019
LA 08509-26-2019
LAB 31205-08-2019
LAB 32405-20-2019
LAB 32505-21-2019

The best-by-date and lot code are marked by ink on the back label.

The product was available for purchase in the following states: Arkansas, California, Connecticut, District of Columbia, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Missouri, North Carolina, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Vermont, and West Virginia.

The product was also available for purchase to ALDI customers in the Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas and Los Angeles areas through the company's partnership with Instacart, a grocery delivery service.

To date, no illnesses related to this product have been reported. No other ALDI or BLM products are affected by this recall.

If customers have product affected by this voluntary recall, they should discard it immediately or return it to their local ALDI store for a full refund.

Customers who have questions about this recall may contact ALDI customer service via aldi.us/customer-service or 1-800-325-7894, Monday - Friday between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. CST.

The product recall was initiated after it was discovered in a label review that the product containing egg and milk was delivered with a label not explicitly indicating the presence of those ingredients. BLM sincerely regrets any inconvenience and concern this voluntary recall may cause.

###

Product Photos

Product Label:  Priano Rosso Pesto Sauce, NET WT. 6.7 OZ (190g)

Front Jar Label:  Priano Rosso Pesto Sauce, NET WT. 6.7 OZ (190g)

Back Jar Label:  Priano Rosso Pesto Sauce, Nutrition Facts

Page Last Updated: 05/17/2018
Note: If you need help accessing information in different file formats, see Instructions for Downloading Viewers and Players.
Language Assistance Available: Español | 繁體中文 | Tiếng Việt | 한국어 | Tagalog | Русский | العربية | Kreyòl Ayisyen | Français | Polski | Português | Italiano | Deutsch | 日本語 | فارسی | English