January 27, 2000Stella D'oro Lady Stella
Assortment Cookies/Biscuits Recalled for Undeclared Nuts
Bronx, NY (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) today reported that Stella D'oro Biscuit Company is recalling Stella
D'oro Lady Stella Assortment Cookies/Biscuits because the product contains undeclared
hazelnuts, cashews, and almonds.
The recalled products were sold in
boxes with a net weight of 400 g (15 ounces) and can be identified by the code of UPC
73510 00255 on the market at the time of the recall.
According to FDA, 50 cases were
distributed in Canada.
This ongoing Class I recall
was initiated by Stella D'oro by telephone, and by issuing an allergy alert on November
19, 1999, followed by fax. This is the first public notice issued by the FDA.
Questions concerning this recall may
be directed to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.
FDA Recall #f-085-0
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