News Releases

October 11, 2012

Velvet Ice Cream Recalls Products

The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services received information regarding the recall of Velvet Ice Cream that contains peanut products used to make select peanut butter-flavored ice creams, which may be contaminated with Salmonella. The recalled products are only sold at convenience stores, small, independent retailers and ice cream parlors in Ohio, Indiana, Kentucky, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia. Not all peanut products sold to Velvet Ice Cream are at risk, consequently, only the items with corresponding code numbers are affected.

The following products with specific code numbers are covered under the recall:

 

Code Number*

Manufactured Date

Velvet Supreme Peanut Butter Cup - 1/2 gallon

UPC #70682-10119

10181

6/30/2010

Velvet Peanut Butter Cup - 3 gallon

UPC #70682-10539

10181

6/30/2010

Velvet Buckeye Classic - 56oz

UPC #70682-10038

10193

7/12/2010

Velvet Buckeye Classic - 3 gallon

UPC #70682-10519

10193

7/12/2010

Velvet Buckeye Classic - 3 gallon

UPC #70682-10519

12207

7/25/2012

Velvet Buckeye Classic - 3 gallon

UPC #70682-10519

12227

8/14/2012

Velvet Buckeye Classic - pints

UPC #70682-10423

12251

9/07/2012

*Found on the bottom of 56oz and pint cartons, label of 3 gallon container and flap of half-gallon carton

Customers who have purchased affected products can return them to the store of purchase for a full refund.

The full recall can be found at http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm323486.htm?source=govdelivery

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