January 16, 2002Colt Has Recalled Truffle Babies and
Nashville, Tennessee (SafetyAlerts)
- The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said that Colt, Inc. has recalled
Truffle Babies and
Mighty Marshmallows (chocolate dipped marshmallows) because the products
contain milk not listed on the labeling. 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.
Truffle Babies were distributed in bulk containers nationwide to retail
stores. Mighty Marshmallows were distributed in bulk containers nationwide
to gift basket manufacturers and florists
Truffle Babies are a chocolate, peanut butter, and almond confection
individually wrapped, one-ounce pieces.
Mighty Marshmallows are a chocolate dipped marshmallow, individually wrapped
in clear cellophane with no ingredient statement
No illnesses have been reported to date.
The recall was initiated after it was noted during an FDA inspection that
one product was incorrectly labeled and one product was unlabeled. Both
products were distributed in packaging that did not reveal the presence of
Consumers with questions on the product should contact Mr. Josh Horn (615)
251-0100 for additional information and product return.