January 25, 2013

Georgia Firm Recalls Gluten-Free Chicken Nuggets Due To Misbranding And Undeclared Wheat

The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services received information regarding the recall of 8-oz. cartons of APPLEGATE® Naturals Gluten-Free Chicken Nuggets labeled as gluten-free because they contain wheat, a known allergen that is not declared on the label.

The establishment number "P-2617" can be found printed on the side of each carton. The products were packaged on Sept. 19, 2012. The lot number "210864" and the best before date "08/28/13" are printed on each carton's side panel. The UPC code "25317-00556" is printed on the back of each carton.

The full recall and photos of labels can be found at www.fsis.usda.gov/News_&_Events/Recall_003_2013_Release/index.asp.