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Voluntary Recall of Pasta Mix Products

CONTACT:    Luke Cushman
                        Hill & Knowlton, Inc.


Voluntary Recall of Pasta Mix Products


Oak Brook, IL, June 6, 2012 – Based on information received from Kerry Ingredients & Flavours, Bay Valley Foods is voluntarily recalling approximately 74,000 cases of boxed pasta mix products manufactured by its subsidiary ST Specialty Foods, Inc. 

The recalled products include a seasoning blend manufactured by Kerry Ingredients & Flavours.  The seasoning blend was manufactured by Kerry using lactic acid which may potentially contain small metal fragments. The affected product is sold under the following brands and codes: 




Example Listed Below:
            Pasta Salads Classic (UPC4149812863)
            Manufacturer’s Lot Code: 77A05302

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There have been no reports of any injury or illness associated with these products.

Only those products bearing the brands and codes listed above contain the potentially affected ingredient.  No other brands or codes are affected by this recall. 

Consumers are advised to destroy any of the above-listed products, or return them to place of purchase for a full refund.  Consumers with questions may contact Bay Valley Foods Consumer Response Department at 1-800-756-5781.