Christmas Candy Recall: Dove Chocolate
A voluntary recall has been issued for DOVE® Chocolate Assortment Snowflakes due to undeclared peanuts, wheat and eggs.
The FDA has announced Mars Chocolate's voluntary recall of its DOVE® Chocolate Assortment Snowflakes, 24.0 oz. bag. This is a seasonal item which was sold at one major retailer across the U.S.
Item# 10139802 - UPC# 400050521
LOT CODE: 537CG4PA30, 537DG4PA30, 538AG4PA30, 538AM4PA30, 541AG4PA20, 542EM4PA20
The candy is in a purple 24 oz. bag marked with DOVE® Chocolate Assortment Snowflakes on the front of the package.
The code dates and UPC code are located on the back of the packaging.
Approximately 6,700 cases of this item may contain some SNICKERS®, MILKY WAY® and TWIX® pieces that contain peanuts, wheat and/or eggs. People who have allergies to peanuts, wheat and/or eggs have the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products. No adverse reactions have been reported to date.
This item was shipped and distributed starting September 19, 2015 through December 1, 2015 to the following states: AZ, GA, MA, MS, OH, VA, CA, IA, MD, NH, OK, VT, CO, IL, ME, NJ, OR, WA, CT, IN, MI, NM, PA, WI, DE, KS, MN, NV, RI, WY, FL, KY, MO, NY and TX.
The issue was identified after a consumer notified Mars Chocolate North America of finding a SNICKERS® piece in this Dove Chocolate Assortment Snowflakes, 24.0 oz. bag.