More than 27,000 pounds of frozen diGiorno Crispy Pan Crust Pepperoni pizza have been recalled due to undeclared allergens and poor branding.
According to recall notice published September 26, 2021 by Nestlé USA Inc. in Schaumburg, Ill., “The product contains textured soy protein, a known allergen, which is not declared on the product label. The frozen pepperoni pizza carton can actually hold three frozen meats. pizza, which contains textured soy protein. The pizza products were produced on June 30, 2021.
The following product is included in this recall:
* 26 ounces. carton containing “DIGIORNO PEPPERONI CRISPY PAN CRUST” with lot code 1181510721 and “Best Buy” date from MAR2022 on the label. The product bears the establishment number “EST. 1682A “inside the USDA inspection mark.
The recalled products were shipped to outlets and distribution centers nationwide.
The problem was discovered after the company received a complaint from a consumer that a three-meat pizza was in a carton labeled as pepperoni pizza. There have been no confirmed reports of adverse effects due to it. to the consumption of these products. Anyone concerned about injury or illness should contact a health care provider, “the company said in the recall notice.
If you have this product in your freezer, it should be thrown away or returned to the place where it was purchased.
Consumers can contact Bonita Cleveland, Consumer Services Manager at Nestlé USA, at 1-800-681-1676 or [email protected] with any questions regarding this recall.
See the full recall notice on www.fsis.usda.gov.