Beyond Meat issues allergy alert
The company is doing a voluntary recall because of undeclared peanuts in its Feisty Crumbles
Beyond Meat of El Segundo, Calif., is voluntarily recalling certain bags of Feisty Crumbles from three production lots because they may contain low levels of undeclared peanuts. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to peanuts run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.
The products and lots in question are:
- Feisty Crumbles (5lb bags), Lot No. 20170202T, Best by 2/2/2018
- Feisty Crumbles (5lb bags), Lot No. 20170203T, Best by 2/3/2018
- Feisty Crumbles (11oz bags), Lot No. 20170202T, Best by 2/2/2018
- Feisty Crumbles (5lb bags), Lot No. 20170209T, Best by 2/9/2018
No other Beyond Meat products or lot codes are affected by this recall.
The recalled Feisty Crumbles products were distributed to multiple distributors and stores. All recalled product will be removed from the warehouses and store shelves and destroyed.
This recall was initiated after Beyond Meat received an allergy complaint regarding this product. The company has promptly initiated detailed investigation into all the incoming raw materials to identify the potential source of contamination, and will take all steps necessary to ensure that this was an isolated incident.
Consumers who have purchased the Feisty Crumbles from above lots are urged to return them to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with questions may contact Beyond Meat.