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Sweet Earth Natural Foods Issues Voluntary Recall of Mispackaged Big Sur Burritos That Contain the Santa Cruz Burrito: Potential Allergy Concern for Those with Milk Allergy

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Sweet Earth Natural Foods Issues Voluntary Recall of Mispackaged Big Sur Burritos That Contain the Santa Cruz Burrito: Potential Allergy Concern for Those with Milk Allergy

Summary

Company Announcement Date:
May 27, 2016
FDA Publish Date:
February 09, 2019
Product Type:
Food & Beverages
Allergens
Food & Beverage Safety
Reason for Announcement:
Company Name:
Sweet Earth
Brand Name:
Brand Name(s)
Sweet Earth
Product Description:
Product Description
Burrito

Company Announcement

Sweet Earth Natural Foods is voluntarily recalling its Big Sur Burrito, 7 oz, due to a packaging error. As a result, a small number of these products contain an undeclared milk allergen. The precautionary recall was necessitated when it was discovered that a small quantity of Santa Cruz Burritos were packaged into Big Sur Burrito pouches. The Santa Cruz Burrito contains milk in the form of cheese, which is not listed as an allergen on the Big Sur Burrito pouch, therefore posing a potential risk to people who have an allergy to milk.

In some individuals the consumption of milk could present a serious or life-threatening allergic reaction.

These retail products were distributed nationwide from our manufacturing facility between the dates of March 30, 2016 and May 6, 2016.

Recalled Products
Big Sur Burrito7 oz BurritoUPC, 7 oz Unit #016741111127
UPC, 12-pack Case #016741111134
Lot 6090
Best By 3/30/2017

There have been no confirmed reports of adverse reactions due to consumption of this product.

Consumers who have purchased this product, Big Sur Lot 6090, are urged to discard of any product and contact Sweet Earth, Inc. for a full refund. Consumers with questions may contact the company at 1-831-741-4569, 1-310-613-4751, or 1-831-375-8673, Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM PST.

  • Label, Big Sur Burrito
  • Label Coding, Big Sur Burrito

Consumers

Sweet Earth Natural Foods
1-831-741-4569, 1-310-613-4751, or 1-831-375-8673