January 08, 2013

Woodstock® Announces a Voluntary Recall for Mislabeled Woodstock Tamari Almonds Due to Undeclared Soy Allergen

The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services received information regarding the voluntary recall of Woodstock Tamari Almonds, because of an incorrect back label on packages of a single Lot. This mislabeling incident resulted in an undeclared allergen (Soy).

The front of the retail package is correctly labeled Woodstock All Natural Tamari Almonds, 7.5 OZ. However, the back of the retail package has incorrect back label information - including Nutrition Facts, Ingredients, UPC# 0-42563-00838-3. One code date is affected: Best By: 10/24/13, Lot 12298, which appear on the shipping case sticker and on the back of the retail pouch (ONLY this Best By date is being recalled).

The product was distributed to retailers in the following states (Alabama, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Vermont, Virginia, Wisconsin, and District of Columbia).

The full recall can be found at http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm334689.htm?source=govdelivery