Libbey Glass Issues Recall for Bourbon Glasses That Pose a Laceration Hazard
The recalled glasses can break during normal use
Libbey Glass has issued a recall for 229,000 8 oz. Bourbon Taster Glasses. The glasses can break during normal use, posing a laceration hazard to the user.
Recalled Product DEtails
The affected Bourbon Taster Glasses are made of clear, colorless glass and measure about 3 7/8 inches tall. The glasses have one of three logos laser-etched on the bottom of the glass: Kentucky BourbonTrail, Kentucky Bourbon Trail Craft Tours, or SIV. The glasses were sold individually and in boxed sets of four.
Where were the glasses sold?
The recalled glasses were sold at Total Wine stores nationwide, at Libbey outlet stores in Shreveport, Louisiana and Toledo, Ohio, at various distillery gift shops, to commercial customers for use in restaurants, and online at libbey.com, iwawine.com, and kybourbontrailshop.com from May 2017 through October 2017 for between $20 and $25 for the four-piece set and $6 for the glass sold individually.
To date, Libbey has received two reports of incidents involving 12 glasses breaking. No injuries have been reported.
What should consumers do?
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled Bourbon Taster Glasses and return them to the place of purchase for a full refund. Commercial customers should contact Libbey to arrange for a purchase credit, full refund, or product replacement.
To find out more about this recall, contact Libbey Glass at (800) 982-7063