Approximately, 20,000 cases of Ronzoni Smart Taste Extra-Wide Noodle packages due to a possible undeclared egg allergen, announced Rivianna Foods Inc.

The company stated that the affected Ronzoni Smart Taste Extra-Wide Noodle packages do not declare the allergen “egg”, which is an ingredient in the noodle product. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to egg run the risk of serious allergic reaction if they consume this product, they said.

The recall was initiated after the product containing egg ws distributed in packaging that did not declare the presence of egg, said the company. A subsequent investigation indicated that the problem was caused by a temporary breakdown in Riviana’s packaging review processes, they acknowledged.

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The product at issue can be identified by the manufacturing code and UPC number listed below.

Product Size Product Name Manufacturing Codes Individual Package UPC
12 oz. each RONZONI® Smart Taste® Extra-Wide Noodles MAR3022H, MAR3122H, JUN0422H, JUN0522H, JUL2422H, JUL2522H 71300 05008

The company has received one consumer complaint regarding this product however, there have been not reports of illness or injury. No other varieties and no other manufacturing codes are included in this recall.

Consumers should return the affected product to the store where they purchased it for a full refund. Consumers who may have questions or concerns should call Riviana’s toll free Consumer Relations number at 1-800-730-5957, Monday through Friday, between 9 am and 5 pm (Eastern).