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Voluntary Recall Notice of El Guapo Jamaica Hibiscus Flower Pouches Due to Unlabeled Peanut Allergen

For Immediate Release

July 27, 2018



Consumer Affairs


Laurie Harrsen


Mojave Foods Corporation is initiating a voluntary recall of four sizes of El Guapo Jamaica Hibiscus Flower packages in flexible packaging due to an unlabeled peanut allergen.

This recall does not impact any other El Guapo products.

To date, Mojave Foods has not received notice of any allergic reactions related to the product covered by this recall. In sensitive individuals, products containing peanuts can cause illness or severe reactions.


Flor de Jamaica
Hibisus Flowers
1 oz.
Jamaica Hibiscus
2 oz.
Flor de Jamaica
Hibiscus Flowers
8 oz.
Flor de Jamaica
Hibiscus Flowers
16 oz.
UPC #044989201911UPC #044989005229UPC #044989012890UPC #04498901334
BEST BY Apr/02/21BEST BY Apr/07/21BEST BY Apr/15/21Date Code: 8109
BEST BY May/21/21BEST BY Apr/16/21BEST BY Apr/16/21Date Code: 8121
 BEST BY Apr/17/21BEST BY May/19/21Date Code: 8135
 BEST BY May/16/21BEST BY May/20/21Date Code: 8136
 BEST BY May/19/21 Date Code: 8145
   Date Code: 8146

STATES SHIPPED TO: Alabama, Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Oregon, New Mexico, Nevada, Tennessee, Texas, Utah

Mojave Foods has alerted customers and grocery outlets to remove the product with the affected date codes from store shelves and distribution centers immediately, and to destroy this product in a manner that would prevent further consumption.

Consumers do not need to return the product to the store where it was purchased. Instead, consumers are urged to dispose of the recalled product and its container. Please contact Consumer Affairs at 1-800-635-2867, weekdays from 9:30 AM to 7:00 PM (Eastern Time) with inquiries.


Product Photos

El Guapo, Flor De Jamaica (Hbiscus Flowers), Net Wt. 1 oz

El Guapo, Flor De Jamaica (Hbiscus Flowers), Net Wt. 2 oz

El Guapo, Flor De Jamaica (Hbiscus Flowers), Net Wt. 8 oz

Date Code on the package: BEST BY Apr/02/21 through BEST BY May/20/21

16 oz.: Date Code on the package: 8109 through 8146

16 oz El Guapo Flor De Jamaica (Hibiscus Flowers), Net Wt.

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