Consumers who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction
Brownwood Farms has issued a recall of approximately 260,000 total units of fruit preserves and fruit butter products because they contain undeclared milk. Consumers who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.
The affected products were distributed across the United States through distributors, retailers and online sales from the Brownwood Farms website.
All of the recalled products have Best by dates which are indicated on labels affixed to the bottom of the product. The affected products are all packaged in glass containers with metal lids.
See a full list of all the Brownwood Farms fruit preserves and fruit butter products included in this recall, including images of product labels, here.
This recall was issued after an Brownwood Farms employee discovered that ingredients used in the production of the affected products contained milk, in the form of butter, and that the packaged products did not have labels indicating the presence of milk.
To date, no illnesses have been reported due to the recalled products.
Consumers are urged to return the recalled products to the place of purchase for a full refund. For further information, contact Brownwood Farms toll-free at (888) 772-9444.