WINSTON-SALEM – A dairy company is voluntarily recalling ice cream produced in Winston-Salem and distributed to 10 states that don’t identify possible allergens because the product is packed in the wrong containers.
Dairy Fresh said Thursday it’s recalling some IGA Brand Vanilla and Chocolate in a 1.75 quart package because it’s really Heavenly Hash ice cream that may contain almonds, coconut and soy.
The containers have plant code of 3783 and a sell-by date 08-13-13. The company also is recalling containers with sell-by dates between 06-08-13 and 08-27-13.
The recalled ice cream was sold in North Carolina, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia.
Dairy Fresh official say they’re aware of one consumer who had an allergic reaction after eating the ice cream.http://chapelboro.com/news/health/winston-salem-ice-cream-recalled/
HILLSBOROUGH- The North Carolina Department of Agriculture reports that Maple View Farm is voluntarily recalling pint containers of Cookies & Cream, Carolina Crunch and Cookie Dough ice cream because the products contain allergens that were not declared on package labels.
Some or all of the products contain wheat, soy, almonds and peanuts, which can cause serious allergic reactions in people who have an allergy or sensitivity to these ingredients.
The recall affects 2,650 pints of ice cream sold between Sept. 5, 2012, and April 24, 2013. The products were distributed to a limited number of grocery stores and specialty shops in Carrboro, Chapel Hill, Durham, Hillsborough, Mebane, Morehead City, Morrisville, Pittsboro, Snow Camp and Wilmington.
Department of Agriculture officials say no complaints of allergic reactions to this product have been reported to date.
They recommend consumers who have allergies to these ingredients should return the product to the place of purchase or throw it away.http://chapelboro.com/news/news-around-time/maple-view-ice-cream-recalled-for-allergen-risk/