Heinz recalls gravy due to possible allergens

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CHICAGO (WDTN) – The Food and Drug Administration said Monday approximately 500 cases of Heinz HomeStyle Bistro Au Jus Gravy are being voluntarily recalled because some of the jars may be mislabeled as Heinz Pork Gravy and therefore not labeled as containing milk and soy.

People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk or soy run the risk of a serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product.

There have been no consumer complaints or reports of illness related to this issue to date.

No other sizes, varieties or code dates of Heinz Gravy are included in this recall.

The following is being recalled:

Product Packaging Description Case Unit
BEST BY Code Date
Individual Package
BEST BY Date and Manufacturing Code
Individual Package UPC Case UPC
For Retailers: Heinz HomeStyle Gravy Bistro Au Jus Cases of 12oz glass Jar MU6F04
Best By 12/28/2017
NA NA 10013000798508
For Consumers: Heinz HomeStyle Gravy Pork Individual Packages 12oz glass Jar NA Best By 12/28/2017
MU6F04 4Q XX:XX
013000798907 NA

Note: XX:XX designates the time stamp.

The Kraft-Heinz Company said, “We deeply regret this situation and apologize to any consumers we have disappointed.”

Consumers who purchased this product should not eat it. They should return it to the store where purchased for an exchange or full refund. Consumers with questions may contact the company at 1-866-572-3808 Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Eastern, for a full refund.

This product was distributed to retailers in the U.S. only.

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