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Salt & Straw Voluntarily Recalls Certain Lots of Chocolate Gooey Brownie Ice Cream Pints Due to Possible Undeclared Peanuts

For Immediate Release

August 14, 2018




Melissa Broussard


Salt & Straw Ice Cream is voluntarily recalling a limited number of its Chocolate Gooey Brownie pints because it may contain undeclared peanuts. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to peanuts run the risk of a serious or life threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product.

The product is safe to consume unless you have a peanut allergy or sensitivity. No illnesses have been reported to date in connection with this problem.

The recall was initiated after receiving notification from the chocolate supplier, Pitch Dark Chocolate, that the chocolate chips used in the Chocolate Gooey Brownie may have had possible cross-contact with a peanut allergen.

Product Information

The product subject to recall was sold in Salt & Straw ice cream shops in California, Oregon, Washington, and through between 7/17/18 and 8/13/18 and can be identified with the following plant and lot codes:

Plant Codewith affected lot code
41-40418201, 18203, 18212, 18213, 18214, 18219, 18221, 18223
06-1626F18217, 18219, 18221

Only Chocolate Gooey Brownie ice cream with these codes are affected.

Action Request

Anyone who has purchased affected product and who has a sensitivity or allergy to peanuts is encouraged to discard the affected product or return it to one of our shops for a full refund. If purchased online, you can email to initiate a refund. Consumers with additional questions can call 833-971-2828.

All media inquiries should contact Melissa Broussard at

Thank you for your help in maintaining our commitment to consumer safety. This recall is being made with the knowledge of the Food and Drug Administration.


Product Photos

Back Label, Salt & Straw Gooey Brownie Ice Cream

Front Label, Salt & Straw Gooey Brownie Ice Cream

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