Kroger recalls brownies, could lead to severe reaction for consumers with nut allergy
(December 8, 2015) – Kroger announced Tuesday they have recalled Bakery Fresh Goodness chocolate brownies (16 oz, tub) sold in its retail stores across the US, including Indiana.
The company says the product may contain walnuts, and that is not listed on the label.
People who are allergic to walnuts could have a severe reaction if they consume this product. For consumers who are not allergic to walnuts, there is no safety issue with the product.
One Kroger customer has reported a possible allergic reaction in connection with this product.
All stores operating under the JayC and Smith’s names, as well as Kroger stores located in Georgia; South Carolina; Auburn, Alabama; Greater Cincinnati (including Northern Kentucky and Dayton, Ohio plus South Eastern Indiana); Central and Northwest Ohio; Northwestern West Virginia panhandle; Michigan; Hopkinsville and Bowling Green, Kentucky; Nashville and Knoxville, Tennessee; Huntsville, Alabama; Indiana (except SE Indiana and Evansville); Illinois; Eastern Missouri; Texas and Louisiana; no other Kroger locations are included.
Kroger has removed this item from store shelves and initiated its customer recall notification system that alerts customers who may have purchased recalled Class 1 products through register receipt tape messages and phone calls.
Customers allergic to walnuts who have purchased the brownies can return them to a store for a full refund or replacement. Call 1-800-KROGERS for any questions you may have.