December 5, 2000Saks Fifth Avenue Just Truffles
Handmade Chocolates Recalled
Worth, TX (SafetyAlerts) - The Food
and Drug Administration (FDA) said today that DFG Confectionery, doing business as The
Sweet Shop is recalling certain Saks Fifth Avenue Just Truffles Handmade Chocolates.
The product fails to list macadamia nuts as an ingredient. However, the nut is visible on
the candy and is also pictured on the products label.
This is the first public notice of
this Class II
recall issued by FDA.
Saks Fifth Avenue Just Truffles Handmade Chocolates in 13.5-ounce (383g) boxes, 6
boxes per carton.
000256 and 000258.
DFG Confectionery, doing business as The Sweet Shop,
Fort Worth, Texas.
Manufacturer, by telephone on November 8, 2000, and by letter faxed on November 9, 2000.
Firm-initiated recall ongoing.
138 cases (6 units per case) were distributed.
Questions concerning this recall may be directed
to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.
Notice of this product warning was sent via email
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