November 1, 2001Dinstuhl's Candies Recalls Assorted
Chocolate Covered Nuts, and Peanut Butter Bars
Memphis, TN (SafetyAlerts)
- The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said that Dinstuhl's Candies is
300 boxes of
Assorted Chocolates and Assorted Chocolate Covered Nuts, because they may
contain undeclared milk. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to
milk run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they
consume these products.
This is the first public notice of
recall issued by the FDA.
and Assorted Chocolate Covered Nuts was distributed in Dinstuhl's Candy
Stores in the Memphis area and informed customers by a sign placed in each
These boxes can be identified as a gold box labeled "Gold Select" and "Gold
Select" with an attached label of "Assorted Nuts".
There have been no reported cases of illness connected to the sale of either
of these items.
The recall was initiated after it was discovered that products containing
milk were distributed in packaging that did not reveal the presence of milk.
Customers who purchased this product in error may return unopened product
from its place of purchase for a full refund.
Consumers with questions may contact the company at (901) 377-2639.