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Allergen Alert: Pimento Spread Packaging Error

Reser’s Fine Foods, Inc. of Beaverton, OR is recalling 653 cases of 7 oz. Mrs. Weaver’s Pimento Spread that may have been packaged into containers marked Ham Salad.

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The Ham Salad label does not list milk, an allergen, among the ingredients.

The problem was discovered by a company representative during a routine store visit. 

There have been no adverse reactions reported in connection with this product.

The recalled 7 oz. Mrs. Weaver’s Pimento Spread was distributed in AR, AZ, FL, LA, MS, OK, TX, and WA between April 11 and April 17, 2012. The product is sold in a 7 oz. plastic container marked on the side of the lid with the use-by date Aug/05/12. After the use by date is a facility identifier code of 20 followed by a timestamp.

No other package codes are affected by this recall.

The recalled product has the UPC number 71117.00003.

Customers who bought the recalled Mrs. Weaver’s Pimento Spread may return the packages to the store where it was purchased for a full refund.

For further information contact Reser’s Fine Foods, Inc. Consumer Hotline at

1-888-257-7913 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday Eastern Standard Time.

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