June 21, 2002
La Tapatia Tortilleria Has Recalled "Teleras"
Fresno, CA (SafetyAlerts)
- The Food and Drug Administration said that La Tapatia is recalling
18oz. 6 count
packages of Teleras because they contain undeclared eggs. People who have
allergies or severe sensitivities to eggs run the risk of serious or life
threatening allergic reactions if they consume these products.
The Teleras were distributed to Bridge Store in Madera, CA, R&N Market in
Hanford, CA, and to local restaurants and delis.
The product comes in a clear plastic package with UPC code 43209-50865, with
the following expiration code dates:
Jun 21 Jun 20
No illnesses have been reported to date in connection with this problem.
The recall was initiated after it was discovered the label on the Teleras
package did not list eggs.
Consumers are urged to return any product with the above code dates to place
of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with any questions may contact La
Tapatia Tortilleria, Inc. at 1-800-219-7302, ask for John Hansen or Jose