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Cheesecakes, oyster crackers recalled for possible peanut residue

Two additional recalls have been announced due to the possible presence of undeclared peanut residue in the Grain Craft flour used to make the recalled products.

Kellogg Company of Battle Creek, MI, and Snyder’s-Lance Inc. of Charlotte, NC, are recalling respectively, graham cracker crumbs used to make certain SpartanNash brand cheesecakes and Lance brand oyster crackers.

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is investigating all these flour-related recalls.

SpartanNash cherry cheesecakeKellogg announced Tuesday that it was recalling certain graham cracker crumbs containing Grain Craft flour. The graham cracker crumbs were used in certain lots of cheesecakes produced by SpartanNash’s central kitchen facility in Grand Rapids, MI.

The recalled cheesecakes had a sell-by date of June 6-21, 2016, and are no longer in the stores, the company stated. Consumers with severe peanut allergies should avoid these recalled products, which include:

ITEM: Spartan Fresh Selections Cherry Cheesecake
SIZE: 5 ounces
LOT NUMBER: 6/6/2016 – 6/21/2016 (sell by date)
UPC: 11213-03462
SPARTAN CODE: #595

ITEM: Spartan Fresh Selections Strawberry Cheesecake
SIZE: 5 ounces
LOT NUMBER: 6/6/2016 – 6/21/2016 (sell by date)
UPC: 11213-03463
SPARTAN CODE: #596

ITEM: Spartan Fresh Selections Blueberry Cheesecake
SIZE: 5 ounces
LOT NUMBER: 6/6/2016 – 6/21/2016 (sell by date)
UPC: 11213-03464
SPARTAN CODE: #597

SpartanNash sent a notice to its “yes” Rewards Card holders who may have purchased a recalled item and is offering a full refund to consumers who return the product to the store where the item was purchased.

Lance brand oyster crackers

Lance oyster crackersSnyder’s-Lance Inc. is issuing a recall for certain code dates of their Lance brand Oyster Crackers. The company stated that its Oyster Crackers subject to the recall may have been produced using the recalled Grain Craft flour and, as a result, may contain low levels of undeclared peanut residue. No other Lance crackers are affected by this recall.

This recalled product is sold through food service channels and is distributed nationwide to restaurants and other institutions.

Only the following “Use By” case code dates for Lance Oyster Crackers are affected by this action:

“23 JUL 16”, “30 JUL 16” and “13 AUG 16”

This product should not be made available to consumers. Food service companies and other customers may receive additional information by calling the Snyder’s-Lance Customer Management Dept. at (704) 557-8691 or (704) 557-8472 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET on weekdays.

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