Whole Foods has issued a recall on its 365 Organic Everyday Value Popcorn Lightly Salted (cheddar version is shown):
“because it may contain undeclared milk ingredients. The popcorn in these packages was incorrectly flavored with a white cheddar seasoning which includes milk ingredients; the seasoning may not be visibly apparent. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk ingredients run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.
“This product was distributed to and sold in Whole Foods Market retail stores in California, Arizona, Nevada, Kentucky, Maryland, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Washington D.C, Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Oregon, New Jersey, New York and Washington.
“The product is sold in a blue and white 5 ounce bag with a picture of popcorn in a red and white container. The product is labeled as 365 Organic Everyday Value Organic Popcorn, Lightly Salted with a UPC of 9948240552. The recalled product’s lot code is stamped on the front top right corner and reads “Sell By 10/28/08” or “Sell By 10/29/08”.
Consumers who have purchased 365 Organic Popcorn Lightly Salted with a lot code of “Sell By 10/28/08” or “Sell By 10/29/08″ are urged to return it to any Whole Foods Market for a full refund. Consumers with questions may contact the company at 512-542-0656.”
Get the FDA notice by clicking here.