MORRISTOWN, NJ - Whole Foods Market Raspberry Cheesecake Italian Gelato because these product units contain egg that is not listed on the product label, announced the company in a press release.
The product was sold nationwide and is packaged in pint plastic containers with the UPC 9948248024 and a best by date of 6/11/2021.
The FDA stated that the problem was noticed after the company determined that some Butter Cookies and Sweet Cream Italian Gelato were were mistakenly packed by its supplier in containers labeled for Raspberry Cheesecake Italian Gelato. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to egg run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume the product, stated the FDA.
No reactions have been reported to date, they said. All affected products have been removed from the store shelves.
Customers who purchased this product at Whole Foods Market can bring a valid receipt into stores for a full refund.